Identify the components and operation of GPON.
List the components and their variants used in the FTTH Network.
List different variants of optical power splitters and their uses.
Understanding Underground & Overhead cabling standards methods
Analyze the demand forecast and come up with the required planning solution.
Design & plan a PON-FTTH Network meeting the demands of the area as per Planning Guidelines and Formulae.
Apply the Formulae for Power Budget calculations.
Identify PON-FTTH outside Plant and Indoor Plant implementation issues and come up with solutions.
Why optical access?
Optical access network architectures
What is FTTH?
Drivers for FTTH
FTTH implementation techniques (point to point, PON and AON)
PON - Centralized splitting
PON - Distributed splitting
Introduction to FTTx Architecture
APON, BPON GPON & EPON
10G-PON & 10G-EPON
ITU, ISO standards
IEEE, TIA/EIA & ANSI standards
Analog Vs Digital
SDTV & HDTV
Fiber Optic Theory
Introduction to Fiber technology
Fiber Optic Cables
Fiber optic cable laying And pulling techniques
Splicing and termination techniques
Joint closures and drop boxes
Passive optical components
Types and specifications of fibers
Connectors and splices
Optical distribution frames
Fiber Distribution Hub (FDH)
ODN planning & design
Surveying cable routes
Feeder cable design
Distribution cable design
Indoor cabling design and splitter locations
Diversity / Non Diversity Networks
Indoor cabling and fixing issues and considerations
FTTH planning formulae and guidelines
Calculating the number of required splitters as per the forecast
Estimating material requirements
Power budget calculations
Planning documents and drawings
Fiber cables pulling & Laying
ODN Planning - case study
Comprehensive exercise on planning & design of GPON-FTTH Network
Network Qualifying Tests
Network loss Calculation
Maintaining log books