Smarter broadband solutions for PON & FTTH

The modular CableOS® solution leverages cloud-native software to enable multiple deployment possibilities. Install a small form factor (SFP+) 10G OLT optical module in a switch at any location, or in our Pebble remote Ethernet device in a distributed access architecture (DAA), and turn any available SFP+ switch port or remote Ethernet device into a remote optical line terminal (OLT).

 

As cable operators seek solutions to deliver the high-speed broadband to power our ultra-connected world, the competition for subscribers grows. With the CableOS PON solution, you can evolve your network with more flexibility to meet changing network requirements and lay the foundation for 10G.

 


A single platform for
DOCSIS & FTTH

Gain agility using a single platform to support multiple access technologies, including variants of PON (XGS-PON, EPON), and HFC DOCSIS networks. With Harmonic’s cross-platform and edge cloud enabled zero-touch provisioning solution you alleviate optical network terminal (ONT) provisioning issues and leverage an interoperability standard for optical line terminals (OLTs) and ONTs from different vendors to coexist.


Take a greener path
to 10G PON

Offer 10G symmetric speeds to your subscribers for a premium quality of service without extensive hardware investment. The CableOS solution is designed to run greener with market-leading software and high-performance network edge devices. You get greater space, power, and cooling savings at the headend with less integration effort as you move to next-gen architectures.

 


Network convergence to
simplify operations

Migrate your high-usage residential or business customers to Fiber-to-the-Anything (FTTx) with our multi-access, cloud-native CableOS Broadband Platform and industry-standard Ethernet switch technology. You can converge your network infrastructures and upgrade the broadband access network without regrettable spend in legacy products avoiding multiple pillars of purpose built hardware solutions.

 

Your path to PON starts
with market-leading CableOS

Power the services for immersive experiences, like virtual and augmented reality, or low latency for gaming and minimal buffering for high-bandwidth applications.

Multi-tenancy & feature velocity

Deploy a multi-access, cloud-native broadband platform that hosts multiple applications including a virtualized optical line terminal (vOLT) and virtualized broadband network gateway (vBNG). The CableOS virtualized Broadband Provisioning Application (vBPA) enables zero-touch provisioning for your high bandwidth low latency applications.

Flexible compute & cloud edge

A software-based approach provides a more flexible compute architecture to alleviate bottlenecks caused by surges in network traffic. With CableOS you simultaneously optimize your resources and unlock the power of the cloud to move network functions closer to the edge.

Designed to evolve with ease

Leverage high-performance, Commercial off-the-Shelf (COTS) servers and the CableOS Broadband Platform to save up to 75% on power and space costs. Gain greater scalability, agility, resiliency and security to simplify upgrades and get the latest features in a simple click.

The products that
make PON possible

Power the services for immersive experiences, like virtual and augmented reality, or low latency for gaming and minimal buffering for high-bandwidth applications.
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CableOS Broadband Platform
The leading broadband platform to deliver the next generation of high-speed internet, video, and voice services.
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CableOS Central
A powerful, AI-based set of cloud services to simplify your broadband network monitoring, management and operations.
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Jetty 60G-Capable Remote Switch
A versatile remote switch for Ethernet networks to deliver FTTH and PON services using DAA.
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Fin 10G SFP+Based OLT
A versatile and compact OLT module to plug into our remote devices for FTTx applications.
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Pebble Remote DAA Device
A versatile DAA device that integrates into your DAA node or R-PHY shelf with support for variants of PON and DOCSIS.
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Pebble-2 Remote DAA Device
Our next-generation remote DAA device to support both FDD and FDX in DOCSIS 4.0 and 10G fiber.
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Ripple Modular DAA Node
A robust outdoor enclosure to house multiple power supplies and remote devices to easily converge fiber and DOCSIS.
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Shell Compact DAA Node
A small, outdoor enclosure for DAA deployment to deliver high-speed broadband, video, and voice services.
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“Harmonic’s virtual converged multi-access edge solution is a game changer, allowing us to deliver faster, more reliable internet services for a flawless connection to high-bandwidth applications."
Jason Rang
CTO at CTV Beam
"Harmonic’s unique multi-access, virtualized edge cloud approach to PON gives us the confidence to deliver ultra-fast, reliable internet services to our subscribers and support high-bandwidth applications such as VR and low-latency gaming."
Jørgen Steen Jensen
CEO at SAFnet

Frequently asked questions

What are the services Harmonic offers for PON?

Harmonic has a team of network experts to work alongside your operators, technicians and engineers. We can support your network planning, deployment, installation, configuration, troubleshooting and maintenance 24/7 and 365 days per year.

How can I get assistance with Harmonic's PON solution?

Harmonic offers a state-of-the-art engagement platform designed exclusively for Harmonic's CableOS customers. You'll get access to a 24/7, non-stop NOC to NOC coordination through a dedicated chat service or through a support line.
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