• August 31, 2007 31 Aug'07

    Ethernet as a service (EaaS)

    Ethernet as a service (EaaS) is the use of high-bandwidth, fiber optic media such as Packet over SONET (PoS) to deliver 10 Mbps, 100 Mbps or even 1000 Mbps Ethernet service to one or more customers across a common bidirectional broadband ...  Continue Reading

  • August 28, 2007 28 Aug'07

    FMC, IMS on telecom carrier roadmaps

    FMC and IMS are top of the to-do lists of service providers that are trying to differentiate themselves from the competition, according to a recent Infonetics Research study.  Continue Reading

  • August 20, 2007 20 Aug'07

    quadruple-play network

    A quadruple-play network is one that offers mobility in addition to the voice, data and video provided by a triple play network.  Continue Reading

  • August 16, 2007 16 Aug'07

    Carrier Ethernet

    Carrier Ethernet is the use of high-bandwidth Ethernet technology for Internet access and for communication among business, academic and government local area networks (LANs)... (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • August 13, 2007 13 Aug'07

    video on demand (VoD)

    Video on demand (VoD) is an interactive TV technology that allows subscribers to view programming in real time or download programs and view them later... (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • August 06, 2007 06 Aug'07

    multichassis multilink PPP (MMP)

    Multichassis multilink PPP (MMP) is an extension of multilink PPP (MP) in which the subscriber can consist of more than one computer... (Continued)  Continue Reading

  • August 01, 2007 01 Aug'07

    Operations support systems: Fundamentals of working with OSS

    Operations support systems (OSSs) are a stalwart of the telecom industry, but have been experiencing significant changes of late. Learn about the major types of OSSs and how technology and business changes are affecting them.  Continue Reading