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ALSO CALLED: 10/100 Mbps Ethernet, Ethernet, 100 Mbps Ethernet, IEEE 802.3, 802.3
DEFINITION: Metro Ethernet is the use of Carrier Ethernet technology in metropolitan area networks (MANs). Because it is typically a collective endeavor with numerous financial contributors, Metro Ethernet offers cost-effectiveness, reliability, scalability and bandwidth management superior to most proprietary networks.Metro Ethernet can connect business local area networks (LANs) and individual end users to a  … 
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What Is an Ethernet Fabric?
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Compared to classic hierarchical Ethernet architectures, Ethernet fabrics provide the higher levels of performance, utilization, availability and simplicity required to meet the business needs of data centers today and into the future.
Posted: 15 Nov 2011 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Brocade

Intel Cloud Builders: NetApp* Unified Networking & Storage Reference Architecture
sponsored by Intel
VIDEOCAST: In this brief video, learn how to move to a unified networking & storage environment with Intel Ethernet 10g. In addition, gain insights on achieving lower infrastructure costs while increasing server bandwidth.
Posted: 09 Nov 2011 | Premiered: Nov 9, 2011

Intel

Unified Networking with Intel® Ethernet 10 Gigabit Server Adapters and NetApp Storage
sponsored by Intel
WEBCAST: Unified networking technologies from Intel and NetApp let you converge your network and storage traffic onto a single 10 gigabit Ethernet fabric. In this demo, we'll show you how to reduce network complexity while providing the performance you require.
Posted: 26 Sep 2011 | Premiered: Sep 26, 2011

Intel

Upgrading Data Center Network Architecture to 10 Gigabit Ethernet
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a closer look at a new 10 GbE design and explores the cost savings you can expect after converting to it.
Posted: 22 Aug 2011 | Published: 22 Aug 2011

Intel

Accelerate Memcached with 10GbE
sponsored by Solarflare Communications
WHITE PAPER: Access this paper and learn how you can reduce overhead and reduce response times for web applications, particularly for social networking, big data, and other scale-out applications.
Posted: 05 Aug 2011 | Published: 03 Aug 2011

Solarflare Communications

Unified Networking on 10 Gigabit Ethernet - Intel and NetApp
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: Unified networking over 10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GbE) offers significant benefits for the data center, including a simplified power infrastructure, lower equipment and power costs, and the flexibility to meet the evoling needs of virtualization. This paper dives into these benefits and reveals how you can make them a reality in your data center.
Posted: 05 Jul 2011 | Published: 05 Jul 2011

Intel

Kotak Group Builds State-of-the-Art Data Center on Cisco Nexus 7000 Switch
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
CASE STUDY: This case study explains why one company chose to consolidate their data center network architecture. Learn about the technique they decided on and the results they anticipate.
Posted: 03 Jun 2011 | Published: 06 Jun 2011

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Virtual Data Center eZine - Vol.27: Choosing the Best Storage Network for Virtualization
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EZINE: Storage networks are an essential element of server virtualization, but there are several options available today. Is it better to invest in a separate SAN or move storage over Ethernet using iSCSI or FCoE technology? This article considers the tradeoffs of each approach and presents important considerations for both.
Posted: 15 Apr 2011 | Published: 24 Sep 2010

SearchDataCenter.com

Opportunities and Challenges with the Convergence of Data Center Networks
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Juniper, which continues to be actively involved in both the DCB and FCoE standards setting efforts, has released its first generation of convergence products, and is fully committed to continuing the development of standards and products that will eventually make a fully converged data center network a reality.
Posted: 25 Mar 2011 | Published: 25 Mar 2011

Juniper Networks, Inc.

E-Guide: Benchmarking Core Switches: Modeling Techniques for Switch Testing
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
EGUIDE: Bottlenecks can lurk inside a high-speed 10 GbE core switch and cause its actual performance to clock in below theoretical maximum. The solution is benchmark any of these high-end devices before purchase. This e-guide discusses why using model traffic modeling to benchmark core switches is your best choice and how it can cut major costs.
Posted: 07 Mar 2011 | Published: 07 Mar 2011

NETGEAR Inc.

Comparing Private Line, Frame Relay, ATM, Ethernet and IP VPNs
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper helps enterprises choose the appropriate WAN solution.
Posted: 01 Mar 2011 | Published: 01 Mar 2011

AT&T Corp

Building a Highly-Available Enterprise Network with Juniper Networks EX Series Ethernet Switches
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Globalization and network convergence are driving the need for non-stop operations. Juniper Networks EX Series Ethernet Switches are designed for 99.999% uptime.
Posted: 23 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

Juniper Networks, Inc.

Juniper Networks EX4200 Line of Switches Deliver True Chassis Functionality in a Stackable Form Factor
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Legacy Ethernet switches fail to meet emerging requirements. The Juniper Networks EX4200 line of Ethernet switches with Virtual Chassis technology combine the best of stackable and chassis-based switches.
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

Juniper Networks, Inc.

802.11n: The End of Ethernet?
sponsored by Aruba Networks
ANALYST REPORT: This report compares 802.11n to Gigabit Ethernet for use in local area network (LAN) access applications. More specifically, the report compares both technologies in six dimensions: mobility, performance, security, management, staffing, and cost.
Posted: 08 Oct 2010 | Published: 14 Sep 2009

Aruba Networks

How to Certify or Re-certify Twisted-Pair Cabling for 10 Gb/s Ethernet
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: The standards review board of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) approved the standard for 10 Gigabit/sec Ethernet over twisted-pair copper cabling (10GBASE-T) on June 8, 2006. This paper provides an overview of the performance requirements for the twisted-pair cabling and methods to measure performance.
Posted: 20 Sep 2010 | Published: 20 Sep 2010

Fluke Networks

Trusted Computing: What the Future Looks Like
sponsored by Wave Systems Corp.
VIDEOCAST: Ethernet transformed networking. USB forever shaped the perception of peripherals. Will Trusted Computing transform the way we compute? Hear Wave CEO Steven Sprague draw parallels between Trusted Computing and successes in the cellular and cable industries.
Posted: 15 Sep 2010 | Premiered: Sep 15, 2010

Wave Systems Corp.

ECI Telecom 1Net Wireless Backhaul Solution: Finding YOUR Right Path for Optimized Packet-based Backhaul
sponsored by ECI Telecom
WHITE PAPER: ECI's 1Net wireless backhaul solution provides you with a comprehensive, end-to-end solution for backhaul optimization, and options for multi-stage migration from TDM to packet at your preferred pace. Read this paper to find more.
Posted: 24 Aug 2010 | Published: 24 Aug 2010

ECI Telecom

Brocade FCoE Solutions for I/O Convergence
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: Fibre Channel over Ethernet is extending the reliability benefits and service of Fibre Channels to LANs and other Ethernet networks. Learn how this approach enables flexible, scalable, and simplified data center fabrics that support increasingly powerful applications and growing amounts of data.
Posted: 11 Jun 2010 | Published: 11 Jun 2010

Brocade

Field Measurements of Ethernet Performance
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: Various metrics can quantify and characterize network performance. Test plans can be written to satisfy varying organizational objectives. This white paper will describe advancements in field measurement of end-to-end Ethernet performance.
Posted: 13 Apr 2010 | Published: 13 Apr 2010

Fluke Networks

E-Guide: Unified Fabric-- Data Center Bridging and FCoE Implementation
sponsored by Panduit
EGUIDE: This E-Guide details how to deploy unified storage and network fabric. Learn the necessary components, differences in approaches to deploying this technology and best practices for choosing the right adapter.
Posted: 12 Mar 2010 | Published: 12 Mar 2010

Panduit

Data Center Bridging: Extending Network Standards
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: In this technical brief we provide an overview of the reasons Data Center Bridging (DCB) is being developed and how it can improve networking in the data center for applications, servers, and storage.
Posted: 25 Feb 2010 | Published: 03 Nov 2009

Dell, Inc.

10-Gigabit Ethernet: The Next Generation Network Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
TECHNICAL ARTICLE: 10-GigE is the latest, fastest LAN interconnect, the next in a series following Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet. Rest assured that if you have not already implemented 10-GigE you’re not late - while some organizations have begun to use it, cabling upgrades will be required to drive broader deployment.
Posted: 23 Feb 2010 | Published: 05 Jan 2009

Dell, Inc.

Brocade Carrier Ethernet Switch/Router Competitive Positioning
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: In this whitepaper, we analyze Brocade’s carrier Ethernet offering and ability to address and solve the challenges posed by CSP migration strategies and network infrastructure requirements.
Posted: 29 Jan 2010 | Published: 28 Jan 2010

Brocade

What is Carrier Grade Ethernet?
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the fundamentals of Carrier Ethernet and examines how service profiles and Service Level Agreements (SLAs) can be defined in Carrier Ethernet.
Posted: 28 Jan 2010 | Published: 28 Jan 2010

Brocade

Coca Cola Bottling Company adopted 10 Gigabit Ethernet, consolidating from 80 servers to 4 and reducing cabling costs
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Coca Cola Bottling Company adopted 10 Gigabit Ethernet, consolidating from 80 servers to 4 and reducing cabling costs.
Posted: 30 Dec 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2009

Cisco Systems, Inc.
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ETHERNET NETWORKS DEFINITION (continued): …  wide area network (WAN) or to the Internet. Corporations, academic institutions and government agencies in large cities can use Metro Ethernet to connect branch campuses or offices to an intranet. A typical Metro Ethernet system has a starnetwork or mesh network topology with individual routers or servers interconnected through cable or fiber optic media."Pure" Ethernet technology in the MAN environment is relatively inexpensive compared with Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH) or Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) systems of similar bandwidth. However, the latter technologies can … 
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