OPJ  Vol.3 No.2 B , June 2013
Automatic Detection of Optical “Faults” in Communications Networks
Abstract: An efficient, fast, Physical Layer monitoring approach is needed to instantaneously identify, locate and report (via SNMP) optical fiber cuts, breaks or other faults (open or dirty optical connectors) in the optical fiber cable plant.
Cite this paper: M. Bartur, "Automatic Detection of Optical “Faults” in Communications Networks," Optics and Photonics Journal, Vol. 3 No. 2, 2013, pp. 179-182. doi: 10.4236/opj.2013.32B043.

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