By Rosemary Cochran, Principal & Co-Founder, Vertical Systems Group.
Service providers throughout the world are ready to implement the newly standardized MEF 3.0 LSO Sonata APIs to automate the manual processes required for inter-provider business connections...

Erin Dunne, director of Research Services, Vertical Systems Group, expects the SD-WAN market to benefit from the SD-WAN standards efforts initiated by MEF since their Carrier Ethernet standards have also been successful. Dunne also explains why enterprises are interested in utilizing managed SD-WAN services to...

In this NEWSFlash:  MEF Guest Blog by Rosemary Cochran: Why Are Global Ethernet Providers Ready for MEF LSO Sonata? Carrier Managed SD-WAN: New Research NetEvents Global IT Summit Debate: Wide Area Networking: As the Technology & Players Mature, What's Happening with SD-WAN & MPLS? Live Events:...

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[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text]New research covers revenue and site projections, customer site configurations, WAN Access connectivity, and service provider market shares.  BOSTON, MA, JULY 10, 2019 – The U.S. market for Carrier Managed SD-WAN Services is projected to surge to $4.5 billion by 2023, according...

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New deployments of optical fiber to commercial buildings and data centers continue to steadily climb. However, a minority of the 5+ million commercial buildings and data centers in the U.S. have active lit fiber connectivity to business network services. Also, a substantial disparity in fiber...