[caption id="attachment_8630" align="alignright" width="300"] Click image for full text of NEWSFlash[/caption] In this NEWSFlash:  Fiber Lit Buildings LEADERBOARDs: Year-End 2017 U.S. recap Vertical BLOG: Drivers for Service Innovation, SD-WAN and MEF 3.0 Guest Blog from USTelecom: Business Fiber Deployment Accelerates with New Competition and Investment-Friendly Policies Live Events: MEF18...

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. ...

Topline and detailed research results from the MEF-CECP Effectiveness Benchmark Study. Listen to MEF Webinar replay Business Benefits of Becoming a MEF Carrier Ethernet Certified Professional to hear about the MEF-CECP program and benchmark study findings, plus the certification benefits experienced by Level 3 and...

In this NEWSFlash:
> U.S. Fiber Gap narrows in 2015
> Year-End 2015 Global Provider and U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARD recap
> Vertical BLOG: The Transition to Dynamic Ethernet Services
> Webinar Replay: New Dynamic, Assured Third Network Services
> Vertical in the News: What...

In this NEWSFlash:
> Mid-Year 2015 Global Provider and U.S. Carrier Ethernet LEADERBOARDs
> Vertical BLOG: Who Needs Dynamic Ethernet Connectivity Services?
> Vertical in the News – What our analysts are saying…
> Events - MEF GEN15 Conference...