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Articles in category: Metro Ethernet
When Metcom Network Services began targeting the enterprise market last year, it was able to draw on more than 25 years of experience serving wholesale customers – and that has helped differentiate the company, which today gets about 80% of its business from Carrier Ethernet services.(Read Full Article)
Hong Kong, 22 December 2014 - Hutchison Global Communications Limited (HGC), the fixed-line division of Hutchison Telecommunications Hong Kong Holdings Limited (stock code: 215), became one of an exclusive minority of Hong Kong network service providers to achieve Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) membership on 1 December.
MEF membership shows market recognition of high-specification Ethernet service(Read Full Article)
STAMFORD, Conn., Dec 18, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Frontier Communications Corporation FTR, +2.90% today announced the successful completion of the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) 2.0 certification for its Carrier Grade Ethernet portfolio "Frontier Ethernet Solutions." Frontier's professional staff includes 18 MEF-CECP (Carrier Ethernet Certified Professionals), 15 of whom are MEF-CECP 2.0 certified.(Read Full Article)
Frontier Communications has become the latest service provider to gain the Metro Ethernet Forum's Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (CE 2.0) certification for its Ethernet solutions portfolio.(Read Full Article)
In September this year the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) announced its vision for the future of global networking. MEF believes that business today is served by two types of data networks.(Read Full Article)
PLDT is recognized in the prestigious 2014 Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) Ethernet Excellence Awards held in Washington, DC for the Retail Service Provider of the Year in Asia Pacific.(Read Full Article)
MANILA - Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co (PLDT) has gained recognition as Asia-Pacific's retail service provider of the year during the recently held 2014 Metro Ethernet Forum.
Held in Washington D.C., the Ethernet Excellence Awards recognized PLDT for its e-Access certified service demonstrating commitment to standards excellence.(Read Full Article)
Many telecom network operators are working hard to transform themselves into business service providers as their traditional voice business declines. One smaller network operator that has been particularly successful in achieving this Tier 2 telecom transformation is Lumos Networks.(Read Full Article)
Cox Business Wins Technology Leadership Award for Arizona's Mesa Public School District Implementation
ATLANTA, Dec. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ Cox Business recently won the Best Application of the Year from the Metro Ethernet Forum, a global alliance comprising more than 220 organizations including telecommunications service providers, cable companies and others for the company's Mesa (AZ) Public School District implementation.
Ethernet is the preferred data networking technology among businesses and non-profit organizations that require efficient, reliable and secure routing of information.(Read Full Article)
In September this year at the NetEvents forum the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) announced its vision for The Third Network. This concept is based on the idea that business is already served by two types of data networks, Carrier Ethernet 2.0. and Internet/IP.(Read Full Article)
UPC Business has launched a next generation Ethernet service in Ireland after recently earning the Carrier Ethernet 2.0 certification from the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF).(Read Full Article)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Comcast Business today announced that its full portfolio of Ethernet services will be available in Albuquerque and Santa Fe in early 2015, with some services delivered later this year. Capable of bandwidth up to 10 Gigabits-per-second (Gbps), these services are specifically designed for businesses, schools, hospitals and other organizations requiring more capacity, looking to network multiple locations together, or planning to connect their offices to a third-party data center.
All of Comcast's Ethernet services are delivered over an advanced network that spans 140,000 miles across 39 states and the District of Columbia. Serving 20 of ...(Read Full Article)
Pangaea Networks, a leading independent provider of Metro Ethernet Local Loop connectivity in New York City and the tri-state area has upgraded its network to 10G Carrier Ethernet (CE) 2.0 using Transmode’s TM-Series packet optical networking solutions.(Read Full Article)
The Metro Ethernet Forum is launching a new Ethernet Interconnect Points initiative that aims to define requirements for Carrier Ethernet services between operators, including location, facilities, ENNI, wholesale service alignment and business process alignment.(Read Full Article)
TI Sparkle, the International Services arm of Telecom Italia Group, receives MEF CE 2.0 Certification on Ethernet Access Services, in detail Access Ethernet Private Line and Access Ethernet Virtual Private Line.(Read Full Article)
Omnitron Systems, WebNMS and VeEX Showcase Dynamic Service Orchestration Solution for Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Services
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Omnitron Systems, WebNMS and VeEX are showcasing their service orchestration solution for Carrier Ethernet (CE) 2.0 services at the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) GEN14 event in Washington, D.C. The MEF GEN14 event organizers selected the solution by the three partners for the GEN14 Proof of Concept Showcase based on the solution’s innovation and ecosystem collaboration.(Read Full Article)
PLEASANTON, Calif. -- WebNMS, a leading provider of network management and IoT solutions, today announced the launch of the Symphony Orchestration Platform, a unified software suite for automation of service provider network operations. Symphony enables carriers and other service providers to efficiently transform existing static service offerings into dynamic services and introduce new SDN and NFV-based services.(Read Full Article)
WebNMS Automates End-to-End, Multi-Vendor Network Services with Newly Released Symphony Orchestration Platform
PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WebNMS, a leading provider of network management and IoT solutions, today announced the launch of the Symphony Orchestration Platform, a unified software suite for automation of service provider network operations. Symphony enables carriers and other service providers to efficiently transform existing static service offerings into dynamic services and introduce new SDN and NFV-based services as they mature.(Read Full Article)
Oracle to Showcase Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Network-as-a-Service Orchestration With Full Business System Integration at Metro Ethernet Forum's Global Ethernet Networking 2014
News Summary Oracle and InfoVista have been selected to demonstrate "CE 2.0 Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) Orchestrated and Assured" at the Metro Ethernet Forum's Global Ethernet Networking (MEF GEN14) event's Proof of Concept Showcase. Taking place November 17-20 in Washington D.C., the showcase is the focal point of the GEN14 event and will highlight leading-edge implementations of dynamic cloud-centric services featuring innovations in software-defined networking (SDN), network functions virtualization (NFV), service orchestration, and automated provisioning.
News Facts-- Oracle today announced that Oracle and InfoVista will demonstrate a joint proof of concept (PoC), "CE 2.0 Network-as-a-Service (NaaS) Orchestrated ...
Google Fiber finally provided a further glimpse of hope that businesses will be able to get their 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) service at least in the Kansas City area, but broader expansion is hardly a given.(Read Full Article)
CenturyLink is seeking to shut down its legacy Frame Relay and ATM services in both its Embarq and CenturyTel affiliate regions, reflecting the service provider industry's ongoing shift to IP-based Ethernet business services. It filed a similar application for its Qwest affiliate last year.(Read Full Article)
Increased enterprise agility and a dramatic boost to user productivity are promised by the latest wave of dynamic Carrier Ethernet services now coming to market - a market set to grow by several percentage points in size to over $50bn globally in the next five years.(Read Full Article)
Being at the forefront of technologies in enterprise connectivity by deploying superior data connections, Globe Business has been aggressively promoting the utilization of Carrier Ethernet (CE) in the industry, as well as the corresponding benefits it can provide to its customers in the Philippines.(Read Full Article)
The Metro Ethernet Forum has already been behind two of the industry’s cooperative efforts to redesign how internet infrastructure works in the past 13 years of work on Ethernet. But if you thought the next one would simply be called Carrier Ethernet 3.0, you were probably thinking too small. Yesterday the MEF launched its Third Network vision, which will take them deep into the Network-as-a-Service world. … [ ](Read Full Article)