6. Looking above the PMDs for EFM's Point-to-Point Optical Solutions

  1. Wael William Diab and
  2. Howard M. Frazier

Published Online: 8 AUG 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118121993.ch6

Ethernet in the First Mile: Access for Everyone

Ethernet in the First Mile: Access for Everyone

How to Cite

Diab, W. W. and Frazier, H. M. (2011) Looking above the PMDs for EFM's Point-to-Point Optical Solutions, in Ethernet in the First Mile: Access for Everyone, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118121993.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 AUG 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780738148380

Online ISBN: 9781118121993

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Keywords:

  • PMD;
  • optical point-to-point links;
  • MAC Control;
  • PCS;
  • PMA

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of the Chapter

  • What to Expect and Who Would Benefit from Reading This Chapter

  • The purpose of Clause 66

  • Review of the Layer Model for EFM Optical Point-to-Point Links

  • Layers Common to 100 Mbps and 1000 Mbps

  • 100BASE-X

  • 1000BASE-X

  • Summary and Concepts Covered in This Chapter