Accession Number : ADP005242

Title :   Optical Fibre Cable in the Network of the Deutsche Bundespost (DBP),

Corporate Author : DEUTSCHE BUNDESPOST DARMSTADT (GERMANY F R) FERNMELDETECHNISCHES ZENTRALAMT

Personal Author(s) : Schweiger,Gerhard

Report Date : NOV 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 12

Abstract : The paper will review the development and current implementation of optical fibre cable technology in the network of the Deutsche Bundespost. Both the technology and the uniform cable installation method will be described. The paper will also cover the economical implementation of optical fibre systems as a replacement for the copper cable network and the future provision of this technology as a basis for the establishment of a broadband subscriber line network in the Federal Republic of Germany. (Author)

Descriptors :   *COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, *FIBER OPTICS, CABLES, INTEGRATED SYSTEMS, WEST GERMANY

Subject Categories : Command, Control and Communications Systems
      Optics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE