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  • Time Warner Cable Embraces MEF CECP Certification

    One Carrier Ethernet service provider that has embraced MEF Carrier Ethernet Certified Professional (CECP) certification in a big way is Time Warner Cable. At last count the company had nearly 400 MEF CECPs on staff.  Lance Hassan, principal engineer for…
  • MEF 48 Offers Powerful E-Access Testing Capabilities

    Network operators that have not yet begun to use MEF 48 for testing Carrier Ethernet connections should consider doing so. The standard, finalized a year ago, defines a method for testing Ethernet E-Access services in which one carrier provides a…
  • Beta of MEF-C3 Professional Certification Program Planned: Focus is Strategic

    Beta of MEF-C3 Professional Certification Program Planned: Focus is Strategic

    The MEF is looking for Carrier Ethernet professionals to take part in a beta test of a new certification program to be known as MEF-C3 Professional. Those who already have MEF Carrier Ethernet Certified Professional (MEF-CECP) certification are invited to…
  • Eight Key LSO Functions and How They Work

    Eight Key LSO Functions and How They Work

    As we've discussed in previous Ethernet Academy coverage, lifecycle service orchestration (LSO) is an important enabler of the agile and assured Third Network. The role of LSO is to automate the management and control of network functions. And  in a…
  • MEF Addresses Potential TCP Performance Issues

    MEF Addresses Potential TCP Performance Issues

    MEF Addresses Potential TCP Performance Issues MEF researchers have devised a solution to a problem that has plagued Carrier Ethernet for years – TCP performance that suffers when a customer has a Carrier Ethernet virtual circuit (EVC) provisioned over a…
  • Big Telecom Event: Panel Offers Insight on Orchestration and NFV

    Big Telecom Event: Panel Offers Insight on Orchestration and NFV

    By Joan Engebretson Lifecycle service orchestration (LSO) is an important focus for the MEF. But it’s important to recognize that LSO is only one of several communications industry initiatives focused on orchestration. Orchestrators also are important for network function virtualization (NFV)…
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