Chapter 8

Planning to Implement the Network


This chapter presents recommendations for generating the goals of the network, in order to drive the creation of a set of technical requirements to realize those goals. A detailed framework provides a method for partitioning the technical requirements into categories including inside plant, outside plant, triple-play services, management system, and general networking requirements.


Business support systems; Open access; Operational support systems; Project planning; Repository; Requirements; Scaling; Triple-play services


With the decision to proceed with the creation of the FTTx network affirmed through careful business analysis; the review, assessment, and comparison of the ...

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