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Open Optical Network WG

We promote research and development on "Open Optical Network Infrastructure (monitoring, control and management) Technology" as an innovative optical network technology that supports Japan's ICT infrastructure and leading to strengthening the international competitiveness. Then, any verification for interworking among these technologies and the standardization as de fact standard for the technologies will be executed.

Project list

It is executed in cooperation with the following research project of the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications in Japan.

Research and development of innovative optical network technology that is responsible for new social infrastructure.
Theme V: High efficiency optical access /metro technology, "HERO-NET : High efficiency reliable optical access & metro network"
Issue b: Research and development of optical network monitoring /control infrastructure technology


Takehiro Tsuritani (KDDI Research)
Vice Chair
Emmanuel Le Taillandier de Gabory (NEC)
KDDI Research., Inc.
NEC Corporation
Keio University