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Earl Pope
Principle System Architect at AT&T


Earl Pope is a Principle System Architect in the AT&T Access Architecture organization. Earl’s primary focus is the Network Roadmap for Passive Optical Network (PON) systems including the Optical Distribution Network (ODN) topology and passive devices such as optical splitters and coexistence element devices. Earl has worked for AT&T for nearly 35 years in various positions in Engineering, Network Planning, and Network Architecture. Earl has a BS in Technology from Purdue University and an MBA from the Lacy School of Business at Butler University.

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Agenda Sessions

  • PON PFP status and overview of spec