Monthly Archives: January 2017

Carrier Ethernet, CE 2.0, and Life Cycle Orchestration (LSO)

Carrier Ethernet and CE 2.0 CE 2.0 is a Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF) standard of carrier Ethernet that is more advanced from CE 1.0 on services like E-Line, E-LAN, E-Tree, and E-Access, multi-CoS supportive, interconnect facility and manageability features. This … Continue reading

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The Third Network for Individuals, Business, and Cloud Computing

MEF is defining Lifecycle Service Orchestration with APIs for existing network, NFV and SDN implementations enabling Agile, Assured and Orchestrated Services, Worldwide, otherwise known as “The Third Network”. It is a characterized as a union of CE 2.0 (discussed below) … Continue reading

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Chip Makers rushing to New Revenue Streams in Internet of Things (IoT)

Robust Growth Expectations for IoT Chip Market Chip makers are rushing to develop new revenue streams in the Internet of Things (IoT).    There is a great sense of urgency for two reasons.  The first and foremost reason is that the … Continue reading

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A Look at Global MVNO Companies

A Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) is a mobile operator that does not own its own spectrum and usually does not have its own network infrastructure. Instead, MVNO’s have business arrangements with traditional mobile operators to buy minutes of use … Continue reading

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