Fiber Network Monitoring and Management

Centralized Fiber Testing and Monitoring Solutions OTDR are commonly known to network operators as portable units, but EXFO also integrates them in rackmount equipment along with optical switch and controller units. These are used to perform on demand troubleshooting of any fiber connecting to the equipment, whether it transports live…

POL Networks

PASSIVE OPTICAL LAN (FIBER-TO-THE-DESKTOP) Following the FTTH trend to deliver more bandwidth to the consumers, a new technology is rising to provide more bandwidth, more services and future-proof networks to the enterprises: passive optical LAN (POL). Also called OLAN or fiber-to-the-desktop, this GPON-based technology creates a very cost-effective local area…

FTTN Networks

CAPITALIZING ON THE EXISTING COPPER PLANT (Fiber-to-the-node) DSL still remains the most widely deployed broadband access technology across the globe to bring triple play services to bussiness and residential customers. For many, the copper plants is the only economical way to deliver high value, broadband service and remain competitive. Challenges…

FTTA Networks

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The Full Test Solutions for FIber-to-the-antenna (FTTA) Deployment In the stone age of cellular phones, back when voice communication was the only offering, network design focused on coverage, not capacity. Today’s phones have morphed into portable, application-oriented, internet-enabled computers, greatly increasing the strain on network capacity. Unfortunately, adding new macro sites, microcells…

FTTH Networks

FASTER, MORE RELIABLE FIBER-TO-THE-HOME (FTTH) DEPLOYMENTS EXFO provides network operations with the expert testing knowledge, tools and environment they need to bridge the OPEX gap created by the increased bandwidth demand. With field-proven methodes and procedures, smart and integrated test solutions and cloud-based data management, FTTH networks can now be…