SCTE Chapter Technical Training

Rocky Mountain Chapter All Things Optical Webinar

April 13, 2017

Rocky Mt Chapter All Things Optical WebinarApril 13, 201710:00 AM to 12:00 PM ESTMSOs are increasingly deploying Fiber-to-the-Home (FTTH) Passive Optical Networks (PONs) to cost-effectively deliver broadband internet, video and voice services to subscribers. Many MSO technicians are new to fiber and even newer to PON technology.This webinar provides a brief overview of PON technology and network architecture, a review of fiber installation test tools and methods, then describes in more detail how to verify and troubleshoot PON installations.WEBINAR OUTLINE Introduction – Market Drivers for MSO PON Deployment RFoG PON Network Architecture GPON / EPON Network Architecture Fiber Test Basics Connector Inspection & Cleaning Insertion Loss Testing OTDR Testing What’s Different when Testing a PON? Out-of-service PON Installation Verification What’s Unique about Testing a Live (in-service) PON? Live PON Troubleshooting You can pre-register for this webinar by using the link below: Please register for Rocky Mountain - All Things Optical/PHY on Apr 13, 2017 8:00 AM MDT at: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.