Deploying fiber to MDUs, such as apartment complexes, condominiums,
townhouses, and other multi-family locations, represents a lucrative market for
broadband service providers. At the same time, these applications present unique
challenges in both greenfield and overbuild scenarios. This paper addresses the
key elements of MDU construction practices, including the physical plant from
backbone to premise and the architectural decisions required for a successful
MDU application. It will also cover additional network considerations for
equipment and connectivity techniques....