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NEWSFlash March 2013

NEWSFlash March 2013

In this NEWSFlash: > Impact of the MEF's CE 2.0 Certification Launch > Carrier Ethernet Summit Highlights > Fireside Chat with Bob Metcalfe > Roundtable: Carrier Ethernet and Wholesale Access > Vertical in the News - What our analysts are saying ...
U.S. Business Fiber Gap Steadily Closing

U.S. Business Fiber Gap Steadily Closing

Optical fiber facilities currently reach 36.1% of U.S. commercial buildings, leaving the remaining 63.9% in the 'Fiber Gap' with no accessibility to fiber-based network services, according to latest research from Vertical Systems Group ...
27 Years and Counting...

27 Years and Counting…

27 Years and Counting... Vertical Systems Group, Inc. was founded in Boston twenty-seven years ago today. Thanks to all of our valued clients, colleagues, and families! Our company has evolved through several major shifts in the networking industry; however our mission has not changed. We provide quality custom consulting services, 'real world' analysis, and in-depth ...
Global Ethernet Bandwidth Surges As Legacy Networks Migrate To Higher Speeds

Global Ethernet Bandwidth Surges As Legacy Networks Migrate To Higher Speeds

Global bandwidth purchased for business Ethernet service connections has surged past the volume of bandwidth utilized for legacy data services, according to latest analysis from Vertical Systems Group ...
Webcast: Built for Speed

Webcast: Built for Speed

Webcast of Live event at SCTE Cabletec Expo. Speakers: Scott Dixon, Indy racecar driver; Rick Dodd, Ciena Sr. VP of Marketing; Kevin Sheehan, Ciena’s VP Business Planning & Strategy; Erin Dunne, Vertical Systems Group's Director of Research Service; Scott Cassell, Sr. Director of Ethernet Product Management at Comcast ...
U.S. Ethernet Customer Installations by Port Speed Segment

U.S. Ethernet Customer Installations by Port Speed Segment

Higher bandwidth services are driving U.S. Ethernet port growth ...
Access to Business Fiber Continues to Climb in Europe and the U.S.

Access to Business Fiber Continues to Climb in Europe and the U.S.

The availability of business fiber continued to climb in 2011, with facilities available to 20.5% of commercial buildings across Europe, and 31.8% of commercial buildings in the U.S., according to new research from Vertical Systems Group ...
U.S. Business Fiber Penetration Rises to 31.8%

U.S. Business Fiber Penetration Rises to 31.8%

Availability of optical fiber facilities extends to 31.8% of U.S. commercial locations with twenty or more employees, according to latest research from Vertical Systems Group ...
E-Access to Dedicated IP/MPLS VPNs Drives Revenue

E-Access to Dedicated IP/MPLS VPNs Drives Revenue

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 ...
U.S. Ethernet Bandwidth Surpasses Legacy Bandwidth

U.S. Ethernet Bandwidth Surpasses Legacy Bandwidth

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 ...