The Missing Link

Oprea, Dan; Dziadzio, Ed
May 2002
Telecommunications - Americas Edition;May2002, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p46
Trade Publication
Focuses on the integration of Ethernet with MPLS to generate profit out of break-even data transport services. Capability of Ethernet to handle shared medium-access connections; Viability of SLA-backed services.


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