Optical Transport Network (OTN)
Definition - What does Optical Transport Network (OTN) mean?
Techopedia explains Optical Transport Network (OTN)
Optical Transport Network has been built on the premise of synchronous optical networking (SONET) and synchronous digital hierarchy (SDH), which use a system of laser pulses for transmission. These types of systems emerged to handle large sets of data over fiber-optic telecom systems, where more sophisticated protocols could handle synchronization better.
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