E-Access to Dedicated IP/MPLS VPNs Drives Revenue

November 8, 2011

Ethernet access or "E-Access" services connect 36% of high speed Dedicated IP/MPLS VPN sites in the U.S., according to new research from Vertical Systems Group. Continue reading ...

U.S. Ethernet Bandwidth Surpasses Legacy Bandwidth

July 26, 2011

Driven by escalating demand for higher speed network services, the volume of Ethernet bandwidth purchased by enterprises in the U.S. has surpassed the aggregate bandwidth for legacy circuits, according to new research from Vertical Systems Group. Continue reading ...

Business Fiber Penetration Rises to 27.7% in the U.S. and 18.4% in Europe

March 10, 2011

Business fiber penetration increased to 27.7% in the U.S. and 18.4% in Europe at the end of 2010, according to new research from Vertical Systems Group. Continue reading ...

Ethernet Services Top $6 Billion in 2011

January 24, 2011

Vertical Systems Group's research on end-site Ethernet service installations confirms that the U.S. market topped $6 billion in 2011.  Continue reading ...

Business Fiber Availability Rises to 22.9% in the U.S. and 15.1% in Europe

February 23, 2010

New FTTx deployments during 2009 increased "last mile" business fiber availability to 22.9% of U.S. sites and 15.1% of sites in Europe, according to Vertical Systems Group's latest research. Continue reading ...

Business Ethernet to Hit $40.2 Billion by 2014

February 9, 2010

Emerging as the fastest growing wireline data network offering worldwide, Ethernet business services will hit $40.2 billion by 2014, according to Vertical Systems Group's latest research.
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2009

  • Mid-2009 Global Business Ethernet Leaderboard
    September 2009
  • Mid-2009 U.S. Business Ethernet Leaderboard
    August 2009
  • Got Business Fiber? 2008 Business Fiber Availability
    April 2009
  • Worldwide Business Ethernet Services Market Rises to $38.9 Billion by 2013
    March 2009
  • Final 2008 U.S. Business Ethernet Leaderboard Released
    February 2009
  • Business Ethernet Expands 43% in 2008
    February 2009
  • Adds Down, Disconnects Up for Enterprise Networks
    January 2009

2008

  • U.S. Access Landlines Connect 5.3 Million Business Sites
    November 2008
  • Mid-2008 Market Share Results for U.S. Business Ethernet Services
    September 2008
  • U.S. Dedicated IP/MPLS VPN Services Top One Million Customer Sites, Surpassing Frame Relay/ATM
    June 2008
  • Who’s Delivering Carrier Ethernet to Business Customers?
    May 2008
  • Got Business Fiber?
    March 2008
  • Year-End 2007 Market Share Results for U.S. Business Ethernet Services
    January 2008

2007

  • Worldwide Business Ethernet Services to Reach $31 Billion by 2012
    October 2007
  • Mid-Year 2007 Market Share Results for U.S. Business Ethernet Services
    August 2007
  • Are Business Ethernet Services A Bargain?
    June 2007
  • Fiber Availability Increases to 13.4%; SME Sites Vastly Underserved
    April 2007
  • New Migration Stats for Business Ethernet
    March 2007
  • Year-End 2006 Market Share Results for U.S. Business Ethernet Services
    February 2007
  • Vertical Systems Group Addresses MEF Members
    January 2007

2006

  • Top Migration Sources for 10+ Mbps Business Ethernet Services
    December 2006
  • T1 Services Hit $13.7B – Half of U.S. Transport Revenue
    November 2006
  • Speed Gap Constrains Ethernet Service Migration
    October 2006
  • Sub-10 Mbps Service Boosts $24B Business Ethernet Services Market
    September 2006
  • Mid-2006 Market Share Results for U.S. Retail Business Ethernet Services
    September 2006
  • IP Convergence Trends
    August 2006
  • Latest Market Share Results for U.S. Business Ethernet Services
    March 2006
  • Fiber Connectivity Extends to 11.7% of Medium to Large U.S. Business Sites
    March 2006

2005/2004

  • U.S. Dedicated IP VPN Market Opportunity Approaches $35B
    November 2005
  • Metro Applications Dominate U.S. Ethernet Services Market
    May 2005
  • Top 5 Sources of Customer Ethernet Ports
    January 2005
  • U.S. Ethernet Services Market Gains Momentum
    December 2004
  • Demand for Broadband Circuits Bolsters Private Line Revenue
    November 2004
  • Service Migration Propels Dedicated IP VPN Market
    September 2004
  • Frame Relay Migration Goes Hybrid
    June 2004
  • Vertical Systems Group Launches ENS Research Program
    June 2004
  • Broadband Connectivity Extends to 42% of U.S. Internet-Connected Business Locations
    January 2004
  • Vertical Delivers TIA TeleForum
    January 2004

2003/2002

  • U.S. Dedicated IP VPN Sites More Than Triple by 2007
    December 2003
  • Worldwide DSL Market to Surpass 50 Million Connections in 2003
    November 2003
  • Where will Ethernet Ports Come From?
    October 2003
  • Private Lines Top U.S. Business Broadband Services
    August 2003
  • Fiber Access Deficit Impacts U.S. Ethernet Services
    July 2003
  • U.S. Broadband Data Services Market to Hit $27 Billion in 2003
    May 2003
  • Section 271 Relief Triggers Billion Dollar Frame Relay Opportunity for RBOCs
    April 2003
  • Vertical Systems Group Announces ENS 2003 Research Service
    April 2003
  • Why Implement a Dedicated IP VPN — Top 5 IP VPN Drivers
    September 2002
  • IP Traffic Is Rising, But Users Expect Minimal Impact on Service Costs
    January 2002

2001/2000

  • U.S. Private Line Bandwidth Rises 19%
    November 2001
  • Frame Relay Services Pass Ten Year Milestone with 1.78 Million Ports and $12.7B in Revenue
    August 2001
  • U.S. ATM Services Revenue up 45% in 2001
    July 2001
  • Non-U.S. DSL Market to Surpass U.S. in 2002
    May 2001
  • Cochran and Malone Honored as “Unsung Heroes” of the Internet by Interactive Week
    March 2001
  • Only 8% of Enterprises To Implement Voice Over the Internet
    February 2001
  • 76% of Major Businesses Within One Mile of Fiber
    November 2000
  • Cable Modem Service Accounts For 59% Of U.S. Broadband Internet Access Connections
    October 2000
  • Vertical Systems Group, Ascent Create New Information Resource for Ascent Members
    September 2000
  • DSL Spurs Demand for Business Broadband Internet Connectivity
    August 2000
  • Broadband Internet Access to Surpass Dial in 2003
    June 2000
  • Vertical Systems Group Announces “Top 3 Leaderboard” Vendors for 1999
    February 2000

In the Nineties

  • Frame Relay and ATM Services to Grow 43% This Year
    October 1999
  • Vertical Announces Emerging Networks Subscription (ENS) Service Package
    July 1999
  • Worldwide ATM Market Poised for Strong Growth, despite Asia Woes
    October 1998
  • Broadband Networking Subscription Package Released
    September 1998
  • ATM and Frame Relay Bandwidth to Surpass Leased Lines by the Year 2000
    September 1997
  • New Broadband Information Service Introduced by Vertical Systems Group
    September 1997
  • Users Plan 80% Increase in Frame Relay
    August 1997