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.
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.
Sapphire, a telecomms operator in Gibraltar, is implementing a Metro Ethernet Networks solution from communications solutions provider Nortel (NYSE:NT) (TSX:NT).

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