Gigabit Ethernet For Metro Area Networks

Paperback | January 14, 2003

byPaul Bedell

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Gigabit Ethernet has been deployed in the metro space, providing low cost, easily managed bandwidth for intensive applications like video, storage, and ASPs. 10 Gigabit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3a) will make the use of Ethernet in the Metro area even more attractive. IDC projects that GigE revenues in the U.S., marked at $155 million in 2001, will grow at 36.7% per year over the next five years, to $741 million in 2006.

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Gigabit Ethernet has been deployed in the metro space, providing low cost, easily managed bandwidth for intensive applications like video, storage, and ASPs. 10 Gigabit Ethernet (IEEE 802.3a) will make the use of Ethernet in the Metro area even more attractive. IDC projects that GigE revenues in the U.S., marked at $155 million in 2001...

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PROFITS FROM THE ETHER(NET)One of the few communications arenas with growing profits, Gigabit Ethernet is carving itself a serious niche in MANs and WANs. No surprise when you look at GigE’s benefits—low cost, easily managed and scalable bandwidth, making it the perfect pipe for ASPs (Application Service Providers) video transport, sto...

Paul Bedell obtained an M.S. in Telecommunications Management, with distinction, from Chicago's DePaul University in 1994. In 1995, Bedell designed and has since taught a course on cellular and wireless telecommunications at DePaul University in the Graduate School of Computer Science, Telecom, and Information Systems. He began...

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Format:PaperbackPublished:January 14, 2003Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments

Preface

Introduction

Chapter 1: Fundamentals of Ethernet Technology

Chapter 2: Metro Area Ethernet

Chapter 3: The Metro GigE Marketplace

Chapter 5: Competing Technologies

Chapter 5: Complementary Technologies and Protocols

Conclusion

Appendix A

Glossary

References

Index