Impact on traffic and transmission performance of all-optical wavelength converters placed at the network interface or in OXCNs

Benny Mikkelsen, Henrik Nørskov Poulsen, Søren Lykke Danielsen, Carsten Jørgensen, Michael Vaa, Allan Kloch, Peter Bukhave Hansen, Kristian Stubkjær, K. Wunstel, K. Dach, E. Lach, G. Laube, W. Idler, M. Schilling

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    In summary, placing optical wavelength convertors (OWCs) in the optical cross connecting nodes (OXCN)s rather than at the fibre network interface not only improves the traffic performance but also enhances the performance of the physical layer, e.g., in terms of relaxed cross talk requirements
    Original languageEnglish
    Title of host publicationOptical Fiber Communication. OFC 97., Conference on
    Publication date1997
    ISBN (Print)1-55752-480-7
    Publication statusPublished - 1997
    Event1997 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition - Dallas, TX, United States
    Duration: 16 Feb 199721 Feb 1997


    Conference1997 Optical Fiber Communication Conference and Exhibition
    Country/TerritoryUnited States
    CityDallas, TX
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