1. Articles in category: Global

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    1. North America Drives Growth in Carrier Router, Switch Market in Second Quarter

      Explore tmcnet.com (Aug 28 2010)

      Between the first to second quarters of 2010, combined worldwide revenue from service provider IP edge routers, IP core routers, carrier Ethernet switches, ... (Read Full Article)

    2. Eircom improves Carrier Ethernet service offering

      Explore Connectivity (Aug 26 2010)

      Eircom improves Carrier Ethernet service offering Irish telecommunications firm Eircom has increased the speeds that are available through its next generation network services. According to Siliconrepublic.com, the next generation Carrier Ethernet technology leveraged by the organisation allows operators to offer a range of solutions to businesses and consumers, including video conferencing and high-quality VoIP. (Read Full Article)

    3. Rogers is thinking locally, acting globally

      Explore Global Telecoms Business (Aug 24 2010)

      Rogers is thinking locally, acting globally Rogers Business Solutions has based its international approach on providing IP and Ethernet technologies that are secure, flexible, scalable and reliable. It is also an active participating member of the i3 Forum, the Metro Ethernet Forum and CableLabs. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    4. Verizon Shows FiOS can deliver Gig-E

      Explore Light Reading (Aug 16 2010)

      Verizon Shows FiOS can deliver Gig-E Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) says its FiOS network is capable of delivering almost 1 Gbit/s (gigabits per second) to consumers, based on a live field trial involving a Taunton, Mass., business user of the fiber-to-the-premises network. (See Verizon Demos 925 Mbit/s on FiOS.) By showing its ability to deliver Gigabit Carrier Ethernet services over the network, Verizon is proving it can support business offerings such as cloud-based services, remote storage, and 3DTV. Verizon's ability to support wireless backhaul off the existing local fiber access network is another critical reason for its fiber investment. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Verizon Communications Inc.

    5. MEF Launches 2010 Service Provider Awards

      Explore Ethernet Academy (Jul 29 2010)

      MEF Launches 2010 Service Provider Awards Applications are now invited from forward-looking service providers offering Carrier Ethernet services to compete for the MEF Carrier Ethernet Service Provider Awards – 2010. The MEF’s Global Interconnect program is already changing the face of worldwide telecoms, and the awards have been restructured to reflect the evolving service provider landscape. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Metro Ethernet Forum

    6. Tinet Adds Low-Latency, Hong Kong-Europe Route

      Explore von.com (Jul 29 2010)

      Tinet Adds Low-Latency, Hong Kong-Europe Route The new low-latency route runs over the Transit Europe-Asia (TEA) cable system, extending Carrier Ethernet over a terrestrial path from Stockholm, Sweden, across Russia and China, and into Hong Kong. (Read Full Article)

    7. NetLogic Introduces New Multi-Core Communications Processor

      Explore Next Generation Communications (Jul 29 2010)

      NetLogic Introduces New Multi-Core Communications Processor The XLP812S multi-core communications processor solution integrates 128 nxCPUs and has more than 16 programmable processing engines to provide an unmatched 160Gbps throughput and 240 million packets-per-second (Mpps) of intelligent application performance for next-generation 3G/4G mobile wireless infrastructure, enterprise, storage, security, Carrier Ethernet, edge and core infrastructure network applications. (Read Full Article)

    8. Jitter Analysis Solution on 10GE SyncE Carrier Ethernet Devices

      Explore Communication Solutions (Jul 28 2010)

      Jitter Analysis Solution on 10GE SyncE Carrier Ethernet Devices JDSU has introduced a new jitter feature they claim to be the first and only jitter analysis solution able to conduct both jitter and wander measurements on 10GE Synchronous Ethernet devices and systems. (Read Full Article)

    9. Carrier Ethernet: An answer to federal networking needs

      Explore Government Computer News (Jul 28 2010)

      Carrier Ethernet: An answer to federal networking needs The government has long sought a single, coherent, secure and globally accessible network that can ensure actionable information is available to those who need it, when they need it, wherever they might be. Connection Oriented Ethernet is a high-performance implementation of an earlier standard, called Carrier Ethernet. Defined in 2005 by the Metro Ethernet Forum, Carrier Ethernet possesses five attributes that allow it to provide the level of performance that telecom carriers expect from mature transport technologies. (Read Full Article)

    10. Carrier Ethernet Service Assurance to Grow 8.3 Globally

      Explore MPLS (Jul 27 2010)

      Carrier Ethernet Service Assurance to Grow 8.3 Globally The global service assurance market is forecast to generate U.S. $3.4 billion in 2014, a compound annual growth rate of 8.3 percent, according to Analysys Mason. According to the report, revenue from Carrier Ethernet backhaul monitoring and MPLS service management will drive the performance monitoring sub-segment at a CAGR of 8 percent. (Read Full Article)

    11. Yankee Group Grows its Anywhere Enterprise Team

      Explore businesswire.com (Jul 26 2010)

      Yankee Group Grows its Anywhere Enterprise Team BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Yankee Group today announced that broadband and networking expert Charles Carr has joined the firm as a senior analyst and key member of the Anywhere Enterprise team. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Yankee Group

    12. Verizon Business Positioned in Gartner's Leaders Quadrant for Asia-Pacific ...

      Explore Unified Communications Headset (Jul 16 2010)

      Verizon Business Positioned in Gartner's Leaders Quadrant for Asia-Pacific ... Gartner’s new report, “Magic Quadrant for Asia/Pacific Network Service Providers” assesses providers of international network services to multinational companies (MNCs) with regional networks in Asia-Pacific. The primary focus of the report is on those providers that deal in data services especially IP virtual private networks (VPNs) and, increasingly, Carrier Ethernet offerings in addition to voice over IP and IP telephony in association with IP VPNs (Read Full Article)

    13. NTT America launches enhanced multi-link Carrier Ethernet product

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 16 2010)

      NTT America launches enhanced multi-link Carrier Ethernet product NTT America has introduced a new version of VLink, a multi-location Carrier Ethernet service that provides carriers, ISPs and enterprises direct connectivity for their various locations and can be used as an alternative point-to-point connection. Directed at the business user's ongoing migration to cloud-based services, NTT America's VLink allows these companies to integrate their WAN reach into existing Ethernet-based LANs. One area of concern that enterprises have cited about migrating to a cloud environment has been security. VLink, a Layer 2 Virtual Private Network (L2VPN) offering, tackles the security issue by maintaining a prioritized path on the network ... (Read Full Article)

    14. Level 3 targets Europe's low latency network needs

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jul 7 2010)

      Level 3 targets Europe's low latency network needs While much of the network latency drive for financial companies has centered around the Chicago to New York route, Level 3's (NASDAQ: LVLT) new route between London and Frankfurt shows that the European low latency network opportunity is just as ripe. Level 3's upgrade not only improves latency between London and Frankfurt, but also for its Frankfurt-to-New York and Frankfurt-to-Chicago routes. Offering circuit speeds up to 10 Gbps, customers will be able to choose two classes of service--Premiere and Advanced--that are tailored to their specific needs and are back up by a latency SLA. Premier customers will be ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   XO Communications   Level (3)

    15. Carrier Ethernet Grows in Europe, Survey Finds

      Explore MPLS (Jun 30 2010)

      Carrier Ethernet Grows in Europe, Survey Finds Almost 40 percent of 717 European enterprises, small business and medium-sized businesses surveyed by Forrester Research (News - Alert) are now deploying carrier Ethernet services, with particular interest in VPLS-based Ethernet LAN (E-LAN) services, according to Forrester Research analyst Phil Sayer. In principle, Ethernet services can replace IP VPNs using MPLS, but Forrester tends to find organizations are using both, with Ethernet being used for high-speed circuits. (Read Full Article)

    16. Technology body launches new Ethernet standard

      Explore Connectivity (Jun 29 2010)

      Technology body launches new Ethernet standard A leading professional association for the technology sector has launched a new standard in relation to Ethernet connectivity. (Read Full Article)

    17. Optical, Carrier Ethernet and Beyond

      Explore tmcnet.com (Jun 24 2010)

      Optical, Carrier Ethernet and Beyond The network infrastructure sector saw another big combination this spring as Ciena closed on the assets of Nortel’s MEN business. The deal brings to Ciena some very nice Carrier Ethernet and optical solutions as well as the customers that use them. But what was the key driver of the deal? (Read Full Article)

    18. South Africas Neotel chooses Cisco for Carrier Ethernet IP network

      Explore Lightwave Online (Jun 23 2010)

      South Africas Neotel chooses Cisco for Carrier Ethernet IP network Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) says that Neotel South Africa, majority owned by Tata Communications, has enhanced its Internet Protocol next-generation network (IP NGN) to offer new business services based on the Cisco Carrier Ethernet system. This upgrade is driven by increasing customer demand in South Africa for video, mobile, and cloud services on a single network infrastructure, Cisco says. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Tata

    19. London schools save £390m with private fibre network

      Explore ComputerWeekly.com (Jun 23 2010)

      London schools save £390m with private fibre network London's 33 boroughs are saving £131m a year by aggregating their schools network and content delivery applications onto a newly-upgraded Carrier Ethernet-based fibre optic network. (Read Full Article)

    20. IEEE's 802.3ba standard sets stage for 40, 100 Gbps Ethernet

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 21 2010)

      IEEE's 802.3ba standard sets stage for 40, 100 Gbps Ethernet With the ratification of the 803.2ba 40 Gbps and 100 Gbps amendments to the 802.3 standard, the IEEE has put together the framework that vendors and service providers can use to sate consumer and business user demand for higher-rate throughput. The IEEE's efforts weren't done in isolation, however. A collaborative effort between the IEEE P802.3ba 40 Gbps and 100 Gbps Ethernet Task Force and the International Telecommunication Union's Telecommunication Standardization Sector (ITU-T) Study Group 15 ensure the new Ethernet rates can be carried over optical transport networks. For 40 Gbps, the standard established specifications ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Deutsche Telekom   IEEE   Metro Ethernet Forum

    21. Genband Enters into Partnership with Kapsch CarrierCom

      Explore MPLS (Jun 17 2010)

      Genband Enters into Partnership with Kapsch CarrierCom Headquartered in Vienna, Austria, Kapsch CarrierCom successfully implements GSM(R)/3G/LTE (News - Alert), NGN/IMS/MSAN, IP-MPLS/ Carrier Ethernet, ... (Read Full Article)

    22. COLT Reaches for Clouds

      Explore Light Reading (Jun 17 2010)

      COLT Reaches for Clouds European carrier reveals new service plan strategy. That strategy hasn't changed since the end of last year, but the carrier has fine-tuned how it conveys what its business is about now, to judge from a presentation to journalists in London this week. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Oracle   VMware Inc.

    23. Intellifiber opens up Chicago to Washington D.C. low latency network route

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 14 2010)

      Intellifiber opens up Chicago to Washington D.C. low latency network route Intellifiber Networks may have taken a careful approach to establishing its own low latency network offerings, but now the competitive carrier is about to open its second route for the financial community between Chicago and Washington D.C. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Level (3)

    24. tw telecom veteran Tony Thakur finds new home at CENX

      Explore FierceTelecom (Jun 10 2010)

      tw telecom veteran Tony Thakur finds new home at CENX tw telecom (NasdaqGS: TWTC) veteran Tony Thakur has decided to hand in his keys and take on a new position at Ethernet exchange provider CENX as the company's new Vice President, Engineering and Operations. Interestingly, Thakur's movement to CENX will allow him to apply his carrier experience to help Ethernet providers like tw telecom solve the ever-vexing Ethernet interconnection issue. (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   tw telecom   CenturyLink

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