Getting down to business

Berkey, Wes
February 2007
CED;Feb2007, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p28
Trade Publication
The article offers information about the layer 2 Virtual Private Network (L2VPN), a standard-based protocol for deployment services over fiber or hybrid fiber/coax network. It states that L2VPN is better compared to layer 2 tunneling protocol version 3. It highlights the skills of the providers to consolidate multiple layer 2 and 3 networks into a single network infrastructure using this network. It also stresses the disadvantages of hybrid fiber/coax network in commercial services.


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