A traditional OADM consists of three stages: an optical demultiplexer, an optical multiplexer, and between them a method of reconfiguring the paths between the optical demultiplexer, the optical multiplexer and a set of ports for adding and dropping signals.
What does OM stand for?
OM stands for Optical Multiplexer (Sprint)
This definition appears somewhat frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 38 other meanings of OM in our Acronym Attic
- Operations and Maintenance
- Operations Manager/Management
- Operations Module
- Operator Maintenance
- Operator's/Operation Manual
- OPTera Metro (Cisco)
- Optical Microscopy
- Optical Model
- Optical Module (Ciena)
- Optical Monitor (astrophysics, astronomy)
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The transparent operation of passive optical multiplexers and their plug-and-play nature lead to significant flexibility in terms of network deployment and migration.
Booth 10813 The Modular Optical Multiplexer combines the cost attractiveness of CWDM technology with the high channel density of a DWDM solution.
At the Hitachi Data Systems interoperability laboratory we found that ESCON can operate error free up to at least 90km using a major DWDM vendor's optical multiplexer, but the performance of the application at that distance dropped to about 20% of the performance at 0km.
The WaveStar ADM 16/1 is an optical multiplexer that enables carriers to use state-of-the-art synchronous digital hierarchy (SDH) technology to set up optical network rings.