Highlights of the activities of several of the major organizations responsible for optical fiber standards is presented. Emphasis is on those optical parameters which have been recent discussion issues in the EIA standards committees. The activities of the EIA's newly formed component and systems joint working groups are described.
Joyce P. Kilmer,
"Results Of Current Optical Fiber Standardization Efforts", Proc. SPIE 0715, Fiber Telecommunications and Computer Networks, (1 January 1987); doi: 10.1117/12.937412; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.937412