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UNH-IOL: IPv6 CE Router Interoperability
09 Dec 2011

The University of New Hampshire InterOperability Laboratory (UNH-IOL) hosted its third IPv6 Customer Edge (CE) Router Interoperability Test Event the week of November 7-11, 2011. The event brought together users and suppliers of CE Router equipment in order to gain perspective on the current status of interoperability against the Internet Engineering Task Force’s (IETF) Basic Requirements for IPv6 Customer Edge Routers (document draft-ietf-v6ops-6204bis-02).

NTT America: Critical Infrastructure - Strategies for effective NOC management for business success
25 Oct 2011

Today, with the rise of streaming content, demands on the Internet have never been higher. Given the ever-evolving nature of the Internet itself, these expectations will only continue to grow exponentially. Content networks and service providers worldwide need a cost-effective way to offer a wide range of services to their customers but are faced with security and performance challenges every day that could cripple their networks.

KCOM: Ethernet and the move to next-generation networks
26 Jul 2011

Just over five years ago Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) was the undisputed technology of choice for high speed data transmission. Today this is no longer the case, as new technologies that enable next-generation networking are beginning to make their presence felt.

Belcom247: Your field operations - the perfect partnership
26 Jul 2011

As owners and operators of global networks seek to make their budgets go further and keep running cost under control, the option of outsourcing their maintenance and/or operation of their assets becomes increasingly attractive.

Shaw Business: Thinking ahead
26 Jul 2011

The capacity of backbone networks needs to scale fast to meet future needs. We examine the challenges and opportunities of moving to a 100G world.

TATA Communications: IPX: Make the jump now, reap rewards today
26 Jul 2011

IPX has been clearly defined defined by the industry as the future for inter-provider roaming and connection services over IP. It has been a key focus of the industry since becoming commercially available earlier this year, with speculation around how it will influence commercial models...

Telus: Delivering on the partnership promise
26 Jul 2011

In an effort to strengthen their core business through increased focus and investment, while managing costs and staffing levels, service providers are outsourcing select customer and back-office support functions. All too often though, service providers focus too narrowly on financial objectives. The true value of outsourcing comes from partnerships that combine cost savings with new opportunities for innovation and business transformation.

Telx: Staying ahead of demand
26 Jul 2011

Brad Hokamp, chief marketing officer and head of product and solution management, talks about Telx’s strategic vision for the future.