Metro Ethernet


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Metro Ethernet

The deployment of Ethernet in a metropolitan area network (MAN). Metro Ethernet evolved into Carrier Ethernet, which was designed to offer Ethernet services spanning any distance. See Carrier Ethernet.
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China Cable Television Network's (CCTN), a provider of digital TV services in China, has upgraded its bandwidth capabilities with a Metro Ethernet solution from Nortel (NYSE:NT) (TSX:NT), a supplier of unified telecomms solutions.
Our two newest members exemplify the fact that Metro Ethernet's advantages of lower cost and greater service flexibility are attractive to both incumbent and challenger service providers alike," said Ron Young, chairman of the board of the Metro Ethernet Forum.
Pangaea Networks, a niche provider of Carrier Class Metro Ethernet transport services in the New York Metro market, including New Jersey, today announced that Kevin Black has been appointed to lead the company's Business Development unit.
Swiss power company groupe-e has selected communications solutions provider Nortel (NYSE:NT) (TSX:NT) to provide a Metro Ethernet Network solution that will deliver high-bandwidth Ethernet connectivity for supporting services such as VoIP, high-speed Internet access, Ethernet services and data centre consolidation.
Optimum Lightpath, the next-generation business broadband service provider of Cablevision Systems Corporation (NYSE: CVC), today announced the launch of the first video on demand (VOD) channel specifically designed to educate businesses on the benefits of Metro Ethernet.
Ethernet OAM is vitally important to carriers, as it encompasses all tools and utilities necessary to install and monitor an entire Metro Ethernet network from a centralized location.
Sapphire, a telecomms operator in Gibraltar, is implementing a Metro Ethernet Networks solution from communications solutions provider Nortel (NYSE:NT) (TSX:NT).
In particular, this interoperability enables higher port density for metro Ethernet networking applications and enterprise switches.
Le Mener will highlight the unique characteristics and service quality risks of Metro Ethernet and address how performance management can resolve those issues to ensure reliable carrier-grade service delivery and customer-centric quality of service.
HONG KONG -- The Metro Ethernet Forum announced today its hundredth member, ARRIS, marking another milestone in a year of exceptional growth.
DUBLIN, Ireland -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of Metro Ethernet Routers product research to their offerings.
This apart, there has been growth in the carrier segment where network infrastructure is being leased to telecommunication operators and the introduction of new technologies such as IP/MPLS, Metro Ethernet, and Gigabit Ethernet has allowed better service integration with a higher degree of efficiency and lower operational costs.

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