Identify the components and operation of GPON.
List the components and their variants used in the GPON-FTTH Network.
List different variants of optical power splitters and their uses.
Analyze the demand forecast and come up with the required planning solution.
Design & plan a GPON-FTTH Network meeting the demands of the area as per Planning Guidelines and Formulae.
Apply the Formulae for Power Budget calculations.
Identify GPON-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
Passive optical components
Types and specifications of fibers
Connectors and splices
Optical distribution frames
Optical power splitters
Fiber Distribution Hub (FDH)
ODN planning & design
Feeder cable design
Distribution cable design
Indoor cabling design and splitter locations
FTTH planning formulae and guidelines
Calculating the number of required splitters as per the forecast
Indoor cabling and fixing issues and considerations
Power budget calculations
Planning documents and drawings
ODN Planning - case study
Comprehensive exercise on planning & design of GPON-FTTH Network