ITU NEWS reports the Publication of L.163 on the BIRD Installation

ITU NEWS reports the publication of ITU-T Recommendation L.163. This completes the publication of three ITU standards ( L.1700, 110, and 163) and one Supplement (Supp. 22).  They altogether identify the requirements of affordable, low-cost, and reliable optical cable solutions for closing the digital divide and coping with the Pandemics; GP Inc. has proposed them and worked as an Editor.