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news-logos-graphic     Industry Insight

For more than twenty-five years, leading industry media, business and trade publications have utilized our analysts for expert insight on networking markets and trends. See Vertical In The News

     Expert Support for Market Outreach

Our clients rely on Vertical’s resources for their outreach to customers and prospects, as well as to support market awareness initiatives. For example, Vertical Systems Group’s research is sourced on a timeline Infographic about the history of the optical and Ethernet markets – see ‘Ethernet bandwidth used for business access exceeds all other legacy technologies it was intended to replace’ at The History of Optical & Ethernet. For information about Vertical’s market outreach services, refer to Go-To-Market Advantage.

     Reliable Data Source

Vertical Systems Group is the top source for defensible statistics on Carrier Ethernet services. Our research is also frequently cited regarding Business Fiber, Bandwidth trends, Cloud connectivity, and VPNs. See STATFlashes and LEADERBOARDs.

     Events, Forums & Partnerships

We are an Analyst partner for industry conferences and events, fulfilling the roles of moderator, panelist or presenter. See Industry Events.

Ogen14-quoteur analysts regularly provide market updates at MEF events, and we are a co-sponsor of the Ethernet Academy. Rosemary Cochran and Erin Dunne participate on the judging panel for the MEF’s Ethernet Excellence Awards.

Vertical Systems Group is on the advisory board and is a contributing Industry Analyst firm for GEN14GEN15 and MEF16.


Rosemary Cochran was named to Fierce Telecom’s Top 10 Women in Wireline in recognition as “one of the industry’s movers and shakers“.

Rick Malone and Rosemary Cochran were recognized as Unsung Heroes of the Internet by Interactive Week (now PCMAG.com). In the article, Vertical Systems Group was called “one of the most reliable sources of information about the networking market”. Read more about the company’s background and vision.