We demonstrate a dynamic frame-based optical network in support of a 5G transport supporting both Backhaul and Fronthaul functionalities exploiting FPGA-based real-time optical active technologies. This solution is successfully evaluated over a city field trial with <1dB power penalty.
|Title of host publication||44th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC2018|
|Subtitle of host publication||Proceedings of a meeting held 23-27 September 2018, Rome, Italy.|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - 1 Feb 2019|
Farhadi Beldachi, A., Hugues Salas, E., Tzanakaki, A., Yan, Y., Nejabati, R., & Simeonidou, D. (2019). Experimental Demonstration of 5G Fronthaul and Backhaul Convergence based on FPGA-based Active Optical Transport. In 44th European Conference on Optical Communication, ECOC2018: Proceedings of a meeting held 23-27 September 2018, Rome, Italy. (pp. 662-664) https://doi.org/10.1109/ECOC.2018.8535380