24 January 2011 Next generation wireless technology WiMAX and its integration with EPON
Author Affiliations +
Abstract
Integration of next generation wireless technologies i.e., WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access) and or LTE (Long Term Evolution) with EPON is a brilliant concept that gives users the best of two worlds, wireless and wired. WiMAX gives users the convenience of mobility while integration with EPON gives theoretically unlimited bandwidth of fiber optic cable in backhaul. This paper investigates WiMAX and EPON technologies. At the end different scenarios of integration of EPON with WiMAX are discussed and optimal QOS mapping scheme is proposed for the integration of EPON and WiMAX.
© (2011) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
Syed R. Zaidi, Shahab Hussain, Hasan Erkan, Ajaz Sana, Aparicio Carranza, "Next generation wireless technology WiMAX and its integration with EPON", Proc. SPIE 7958, Broadband Access Communication Technologies V, 79580L (24 January 2011); doi: 10.1117/12.876015; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.876015
PROCEEDINGS
10 PAGES


SHARE
RELATED CONTENT

GPON: the next big thing in optical access networks
Proceedings of SPIE (April 15 2004)
Re-examine the business case for metro optical Ethernet
Proceedings of SPIE (April 15 2004)
Intelligent metro network
Proceedings of SPIE (October 16 2001)
How long would SDH/SONET be prolonged?
Proceedings of SPIE (April 15 2004)
Recent developments in PON systems standards in ITU-T
Proceedings of SPIE (October 25 2005)
Optical access networks: limitations and prospects
Proceedings of SPIE (November 16 2004)
Optical access: networks and components (overview)
Proceedings of SPIE (October 25 2004)

Back to Top