The Carriers' MPLS Dilemma

Krapf, Eric
December 2006
Business Communications Review;Dec2006, Vol. 36 Issue 12, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents a letter from the editor of "Business Communications Review" concerning the December 2006 issue. The issue focuses on the transition to MPLS services by businesses and the possibility that it will be accompanied by an increase in carrier-managed services due to MPLS's complexity and difficulty in implementation. A column by Dave Passmore suggests that the technology is so challenging that even carriers won't adopt it, even though they have already spent time and money preparing the market for the transition.


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