optical network terminal


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optical network terminal

Equipment from the telephone company that terminates its optical fibers at the customer's premises. Using electricity from the customer's AC source, the optical network terminal (ONT) converts the incoming optical signals into electrical signals for telephone, TV and Internet. See network interface device.
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Motorola's GPON portfolio includes the Motorola AXS2200 optical line terminal (OLT), the Motorola ONT1400GT single-family optical network terminal (ONT) and the Motorola ONT6000 for multi-dwelling units.
The Saudi Arabian telecom firm will set up complimentary fibre optic cables plus an optical network terminal (ONT) within the customers premises.
The company's GPON portfolio includes the Motorola AXS2200 optical line terminal (OLT), the Motorola ONT1400GT single-family optical network terminal (ONT) and the Motorola ONT6000 for multi-dwelling units.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-June 7, 2019-MaxLinear selected by CIG for next-generation 10G PON optical network terminals
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 7, 2019-MaxLinear selected by CIG for next-generation 10G PON optical network terminals
In Super-PON individual wavelengths are spread between subscriber optical network terminals (ONTs) by passive wavelength splitters and optical power splitters.
Calix Inc (NYSE:CALX), a provider of a Unified Access portfolio of broadband communications access software, systems and services, announced on Monday that EPB SmartNet, a municipally owned fibre-to-the-premises (FTTP) network in Russellville, Kentucky, has deployed the Calix E7-2 Ethernet Service Access Platform (ESAP) and 700GE family of optical network terminals (ONTs) for its new residential and business gigabit fibre network.
(NYSE: CALX) said that Grande Communications has deployed the Calix E7-2 Ethernet Service Access Platform, 700GE family of optical network terminals, and its Compass Open Link Cable software to deliver broadband speeds of one gigabit per second in West Austin, TX.
Manufactured on Peregrine's UltraCMOS technology, the HaRP- enhanced single-pole, double-throw (SPDT) switch features high linearity, leading isolation performance and excellent video feedthrough a combination that is ideal for supporting higher data rates in cable modem termination systems (CMTS), multi-service headends, cable television (CATV) optical transceivers, fiber hubs, optical network terminals, and CATV amplifier modules.
Leveraging Entropic's industry-first complete MoCA 2.0 solution with BroadLight's world class GPON (gigabit passive optical network), the two companies are aligning silicon and software solution roadmaps to develop optimized MoCA 2.0 enabled optical network terminals (ONT).
The tested GPON FTTH network by Qtel would provide ultra high speed connectivity to houses in Mesaieed and Westbay Lagoon through the use of optical line terminal (OLT) and optical network terminals (ONT).
The Alphion GPON product family consists of the state-of-the-art optical line terminal, optical network terminals, and passive optical splitters.

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