Using GPON in Mobile Backhaul Networks
This document describes how GPON technology addresses the need for increased bandwidth, scalability and reliability in mobile backhaul networks while providing lower capital and operation expenses, backwards compatibility, and an easy migration path to an all-IP network.
PMC-Sierra is a leading provider of broadband communications and storage semiconductors for metro, access, fiber to the home, wireless infrastructure, storage, laser printers, and fiber access gateway equipment. PMC-Sierra offers worldwide technical and sales support, including a network of offices throughout North America, Europe, Israel and Asia. The company is publicly traded on the NASDAQ Stock Market under the PMCS symbol. For more information, visit www.pmc-sierra.com
About the Author
Gal Adler is a Product Line Manager in the Fiber-to-the-Home Division at PMC-Sierra. Previously, he held design and management positions with TeraCross and TransChip, Inc. Gal graduated with a B.Sc of Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, in 1994.