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Emerging Technology Analysis: Ethernet Passive Optical Networks in the Enterprise LAN

Published: 10 December 2010

ID: G00208648

Analyst(s): Peter Kjeldsen, Andy Rolfe


EPON is a technology that is commercially available and used in communications service providers' fiber to the home deployments. However, it is now emerging as a potentially disruptive technology in enterprise premises LANs.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Technology Description
  • Technology Adoption
    • Market Drivers
    • Market Inhibitors
  • Technology Impacts

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