Employing Fiber Sensing and On-Premise AI Solutions for Cable Safety Protection over Telecom Infrastructure

Publication Date: 3/6/2022

Event: OFC 2022

Reference: Th3G.1:1-3, 2022

Authors: Ting Wang, NEC Laboratories America, Inc.; Ming-Fang Huang, NEC Laboratories America, Inc.; Shaobo Han, NEC Laboratories America, Inc.; Chaitanya Narisetty, NEC Laboratories America, Inc., Carnegie Mellon University

Abstract: We review the distributed-fiber-sensing field trial results over deployed telecom networks. With local AI processing, real-time detection, and localization of abnormal events with cable damage threat assessment are realized for cable self-protection.

Publication Link: https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/document/9748309