Optical Society (The) (OSA) - A Comparison of Impairment Abstractions by Multiple Users of an Installed Fiber Infrastructure

2019 Optical Fiber Communications Conference and Exhibition (OFC)

Author(s): D. J. Ives ; S. Yan ; L. Galdino ; D. J. Elson ; F. J. Vaquero-Caballero ; G. Saavedrar ; R. Wang ; D. Lavery ; R. Nejabati ; P. Bayvel ; D. Simeonidou ; S. J. Savory
Publisher: Optical Society (The) (OSA)
Publication Date: 1 March 2019
Conference Location: San Diego, CA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 3 March 2019
Page(s): 1 - 3
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-943580-53-8

We compare three independent impairment abstractions of an installed fibre infrastructure. Abstractions agreed to within 1.3dB despite being obtained from different nodes using different terminal... View More