Impact of Topology and Traffic on Physical Layer Monitoring in Transparent Networks

Dan Kilper, Alex Ferguson, Barry O'Sullivan, Steven K. Korotky
2009 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and National Fiber Optic Engineers Conference   unpublished
The benefit of optical performance monitoring, in terms of addressing the extent of optical transparency, is analyzed with respect to network topology and traffic patterns.
doi:10.1364/ofc.2009.owi3 fatcat:542j4p7yjzhrrn4fyp3fpbqsgu