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Mid-Year 2015 U.S. Ethernet LEADERBOARD

“The U.S. Carrier Ethernet market seems to be defying the law of large numbers, as there are few indications of the typical slowing growth patterns that we look for when services reach this size and maturity.”

Rick Malone, Principal

LEADERBOARD (in rank order) :
AT&T, Level 3 , Verizon, CenturyLink, Time Warner Cable, Comcast, XO, Cox.

Challenge Tier (in alphabetical order) :
Bright House, Charter, Cogent, Lightpath, Windstream and Zayo.

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NEWSFlash June 2015

June 9, 2015

In this NEWSFlash:
> Emerging SDN/NFV Market Serves Up Challenges For Carrier Ethernet Providers
> Differentiating Your Wholesale Ethernet Services in a Changing Market
> Rural Broadband: The Need, the Numbers, and Emerging Technology
> Vertical Blog - One Two Three, That's How Network's Meant to Be
> Vertical in the News – What our analysts are saying…
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One Two Three – That’s How Network’s Meant to Be

May 6, 2015

NetEvents 2015 Cloud innovation Summit -
Transcript from "One Two Three - That's How Network's Meant to Be ..."

> Erin Dunne, Director of Research Services, Vertical Systems Group
> Paul McCluskey Director of Business Development, CENX
> Jeff Baher Senior Director for NFV Solutions, Dell Networking
> Kevin Vachon Chief Operating Officer, MEF
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NEWSFlash April 2015

April 13, 2015

In this NEWSFlash:
> Business Fiber Penetration Hits 42.5% in U.S.
> Events – NetEvents Global Cloud Innovation Summit, MEF GEN14 Conference
> Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARDs – Year-End 2014
> Vertical Blog – SDV/NFV – When?
> Vertical in the News – What our analysts are saying…
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SDN/NFV – When?

April 2, 2015

There is a lot at stake as the potential of virtualized services unfolds for network providers with Carrier Ethernet, IP VPN and hybrid Layer2/Layer services. What's the current status of their SDN/NFV deployments for 2015 and beyond?

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In The News: 2014 Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARDs

March 25, 2015

    • Vertical Systems Group’s Market Segment Ethernet LEADERBOARDS Show How MSOs, CLECs & ILECS Compete, Co-Exist
      Carrier Ethernet News

    • Level 3’s Storey says incumbents’ wireless focus gives it more enterprise opportunities
      Fierce Telecom

    • Cable Continues to Thrive in Carrier Ethernet Segment

    • Comcast Business Sets Ethernet Pace
      Multichannel News Go to Article

    • Verizon Dips From Second To Third Place On Vertical Systems Group's 2014 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD
      Carrier Ethernet News

    • Comcast Business Named Fastest Growing Ethernet Provider on Vertical Systems Group’s Year-End 2014 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD

    • The Fasted Growing Ethernet Provider Two Years Running

    • Level 3's tw telecom acquisition helps it surpass Verizon in Ethernet race
      Fierce Telecom

    • AT&T Leads, But Level 3 Passes Verizon in Ethernet Share
      Channel Partners

    • Level 3 vaults to 2nd place on Carrier Ethernet Leaderboard

    • Vertical Systems: U.S. Carrier Ethernet Leaderboard
      Converge Digest

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Mid-Year 2015 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD


U.S. LEADERBOARD share results in rank order: AT&T, Level 3, Verizon, CenturyLink, Time Warner Cable, Comcast, XO and Cox.

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Business Fiber Penetration Hits 42.5% in U.S.


Boom in fiber buildouts continues with steady growth from 10.9% in 2004

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Carrier Ethernet Services: 3+ Million Ports Worldwide by 2018


Cumulative global opportunity for retail services exceeds $200 billion

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