What is FTTH/x
Fiber to the home (FTTH), is the installation of optical
fiber from an access point in buildings, residences and
offices ,( Group of buildings and campuses )directly to
individual apartments, residences, and offices.
FTTH provides broadband access, unprecedented high-
speed Internet access and Converged Voice, Data and
FTTH dramatically increases the connection speeds and
bandwidth available to users compared to Traditional
Technologies for FTTH- GPON and EPON:
GPON- Gigabit Passive Optical Network For Homes and
A passive optical network (PON) architecture brings
fiber cabling and signals to the home using a point-to-
This enables a single optical fiber to serve multiple
premises on shared basis through the use of
This is an economic preferred Solution for Homes and
•EPON Point to Point, in office building provides full dedicated
fiber with Ethernet switching to each business house and
provides cost effective integration with the other enterprise
•Epon is powerful business tool and future proof platform,
reduces communications costs for the Enterprises, and replaces
expensive dedicated leased lines.
EPON- Ethernet Passive Optical Network for Enterprise
EPON For Enterprises
Business can upload critical large files at 1 Gbps
and more, have video conferencing collaborative
facilities, inter office Communications, cloud
computing, in house training, tele-working,
business process enhancements.
For office buildings, companies buying and renting
office space, the ready to go availability of digital
services, would be a major enhancement.
Downstream Upstream users Distance
GPON 2.5 GBPS 1.2 GBPS Split 32/64
EPON 1 GBPS 1 GBPS Dedicated 1
PON Solutions Comparison
Worldwide countries including India have major
programs for delivery of high speed broad band based
on FTTx to lay the foundation of new Digital Society.
In India, Indian Cabinet has approved the Indian
National Broadband plan.
Fiber cabling for buildings for Converged
Telecommunication services is being mandated.
SRS 3U Splice and
Floor Distribution Box
Fiber Distribution Box
TYPICAL BUILDING LAYOUT
These Services can be integrated on In BUILDING FIBER NETWORK.
Co-op Society owned Network.
Multiple Service Providers for different Services such
as voice, video and Data can be connected at
demarcation point( FTTH Network) designated by the
Discounts and Liaison fees from ISP to the
FTTH backbone can be used for various value added
services such as CCTV, Building Management Systems,
Lighting Control, Public Address Systems ETC.
Several ISP can cause wiring chaos in building.
Advantages of FTTH from by
Realtors/Developer/ Property Owners