This book is intended for sales, marketing and other non-technical customer facing professionals who need a basic overview of carrier Ethernet service types and applications as defined by MEF (Metro Ethernet Forum) specifications. The book includes an examination of some of the uses cases of these services and applications in today's fast moving communications environment.
What differentiates Carrier-Class Ethernet from traditional Ethernet
The role of the MEF in defining and promoting Carrier Ethernet services
MEF Carrier Ethernet Service Models for single-operator and multiple-operator deployments
Explanation of MEF Service Types and be able to describe typical Carrier Ethernet services for each
The target applications for Carrier Ethernet services in the wholesale and retail business environment
Explanations of Service Level Agreement and Service Level Specification and how service assurance can be achieved and monitored.
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