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Mandate and lead roles


ITU T Study Group 15 is responsible in ITU T for the development of standards for the optical transport network, access network, home network and power utility network infrastructures, systems, equipment, optical fibres and cables. This includes related installation, maintenance, management, test, instrumentation and measurement techniques, and control plane technologies to enable the evolution toward intelligent transport networks, including the support of smart-grid applications.

Lead study group roles

  • Lead study group on access network transport
  • Lead study group on home networking
  • Lead study group on optical technology
  • Lead study group on smart grid