come in many different flavors. There is wireless, Cable, DSL
and the newest form of Broadband, FTTP. FTTP stands for
Fiber to the
This is where the Internet Service Provider brings a Fiber Optic
right to your premise. The GPON (pictured below) is the
device that converts the Fiber Optic signal (DWDM) into electrical signals
that run over my Cat5E copper/fiber premise wiring.
is provided by
the local telephone company, or ILEC.
is offers a
fiber connection directly to your home or office that brings 1.2
gigabits right to your exterior wall. This
Service offers the residence or
business owner High Speed Internet, four lines of telephony as well
as Television Service or IPTV. This "triple play" of services is where
the future lies for the
is now offering GPON Gen 4
Gigabit Passive Optical Network
at 2.4 gbps
No Cable or DSL Modem is needed.
The Data connection goes straight to your
PC, Router or 10/100 switch.