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Year-End 2016
Global Provider LEADERBOARD

“Ethernet is playing a critical role in emerging SDN-based architectures that will support the increasing demand for hybrid WANs, and high-speed data center and cloud connectivity."

Rick Malone, Principal

LEADERBOARD (in rank order) :
Orange Business Services, Colt, AT&T, BT Global Services, Level 3, Verizon and NTT.

Challenge Tier (alphabetical order): Cogent, SingTel, T-Systems, Tata, Telefonica and Vodafone.

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NEW: 2016 Global Provider Ethernet Port Share Results

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Detailed year-end 2016 U.S. Carrier Ethernet market share results are available now on Vertical Systems Group's syndicated ENS Research Program portal. New and expanded research coverage includes...  Continue reading...


NEW: 2016 U.S. Carrier Ethernet Port Share Results

February 22, 2017

Detailed year-end 2016 U.S. Carrier Ethernet market share results are available now on Vertical Systems Group's syndicated ENS Research Program portal. New and expanded research coverage includes...  Continue reading...


MEF16: Energy + Urgency + Collaboration

November 29, 2016

Takeaways from MEF16 can be summed up with three words - energy, urgency and collaboration. High energy was palpable throughout the four-day event, generated by attendees who represented more than 250 organizations from 30+ countries.  Continue reading...


SDN, Big Data: Real World Perspectives

September 15, 2016

Software Defined Networking (SDN) is transforming the telecom industry toward more open, more flexible, more scalable - and more data-driven network services and solutions. Big Data is increasingly becoming an essential component of this transformation.
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In The News: Mid-2016 Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARDs

August 23, 2016

"The Vertical Systems Group LEADERBOARD is the industry’s foremost benchmark for measuring Ethernet Service Provider market presence." Click through for rollup of latest press coverage of Vertical's Mid-Year 2016 Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARDs
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2016 Global Provider Ethernet LEADERBOARD

Global Provider LEADERBOARD share results in rank order: Orange Business Services (France), Colt (U.K.), AT&T (U.S.), BT Global Services (U.K.), Level 3 (U.S.), Verizon (U.S.) and NTT (Japan)


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2016 U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD

U.S. LEADERBOARD share results in rank order: AT&T, Level 3, Spectrum Business, Verizon, CenturyLink, Comcast, XO, Windstream and Cox.


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