A periodic wavelength plan allows for a cost-effective WDM solution in PON. Using simple DFB lasers with integrated heaters we demonstrated an 8*10 Gbit/s upstream capacity with 512 ONTs in a hybrid TDM/WDM configuration.
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W. Poehlmann and T. Pfeiffer, "Demonstration of Wavelength-Set Division Multiplexing for a Cost Effective PON with up to 80 Gbit/s Upstream Bandwidth," in 37th European Conference and Exposition on Optical Communications, OSA Technical Digest (CD) (Optical Society of America, 2011), paper We.9.C.1.
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