ZTE Corporation has announced that its xPON Next-Generation Optical Access Platform has passed tests by the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF). MEF 9 ensures equipment conformance when deployed at user-network interface for setting up Ethernet virtual circuits (EVCs) and VLANs. MEF 14 tests EVC-related performance of the services.?

MEF is a global industry alliance consisting of telecom service providers, cable TV operators, and network equipment vendors. As the official laboratory of MEF, Lometrix provides the certification testing.

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Supply Chain: Fiber Demand Skyrockets in Age of COVID

Broadband and cable operator are running into supply chain problems as they embark on construction—particularly for fiber.

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