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ALSO CALLED: Ethernet, IEEE 802.3, 802.1x, 802.3
DEFINITION: 802.3 is a standard specification for Ethernet, a method of physical communication in a local area network (LAN), which is maintained by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). In general, 802.3 specifies the physical media and the working characteristics of Ethernet. The original Ethernet supports a data rate of 10 megabits per second (Mbps) and specifies these possible physical  … 
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Cox Metro Ethernet Services
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces two network solutions, ELAN and MPLS IP-VPN, and helps you to discover which is better suited for your enterprise's networking needs.
Posted: 14 Jul 2014 | Published: 14 Jul 2014

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What your peers in IT really think about Ethernet Switches
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Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 26 Mar 2014

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Foundational Focus: Basics of Ethernet
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WHITE PAPER: Ethernet is the most common LAN used. As you start to learn about networking, remember that communication and the movement of large numbers, whether it is people, cars, mail, or network traffic, have a commonality. Everything you know and use in your daily life can be compared to the way traffic moves.
Posted: 14 Jun 2013 | Published: 09 May 2013

Global Knowledge

Migrating to 40 Gigabit Ethernet and Beyond: A well planned migration
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EZINE: This edition of "Network Evolution" focuses on this progression, talking about the transition by organizations to 10 and 40 GbE switches, as well as the prospect of 100 and even 400 GbE switches. Read on to learn where this technology is going - and what it means for your business.
Posted: 07 Dec 2012 | Published: 07 Dec 2012

SearchNetworking.com

CW Buyer's Guide: Optimising networks for cloud computing and virtualisation
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This six-page Computer Weekly Buyer's Guide to cloud networking highlights the factors CIOs and senior IT professionals need to consider as they plan their networking  strategies.
Posted: 31 Jan 2012 | Published: 05 May 2012

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iSCSI SAN Remains Strong After a Decade
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Posted: 05 Jun 2012 | Published: 04 Jun 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Get the Straight Story on Ethernet Fabrics
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VIDEO: Every new IT technology offers many opportunities, but also brings along its own challenges. Access this brief video to discover why Ethernet is no different, and why you must adapt and learn the ins and outs of the technology before gaining the benefits.
Posted: 24 Feb 2012 | Premiered: 06 Sep 2011

Brocade

How Wholesale Backhaul Service Providers and Mobile Network Operators Can Maximize the Benefits of Migrating to Ethernet Backhaul
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WEBCAST: Discover how service quality visualization can help wholesale backhaul service providers and mobile network operators maximize the benefits of migrating to Ethernet backhaul.
Posted: 18 Feb 2012 | Premiered: Feb 17, 2012

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Best Practices for Effective Network Access Control
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WHITE PAPER: There is often confusion between the functions and benefits of 802.1X and those of commercially available NAC solutions. Which is best for particular networks? View now to explore the fundamentals of 802.1X and NAC technologies and why both is often required to provide the level of security, control and visibility needed in today’s network.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Bradford Networks

40 Gigabit and 100 Gigabit Ethernet Are Here!
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WHITE PAPER: Learn more about the 40 Gigabit and 100 Gigabit Ethernet standards that were adopted by the IEEE 802.3 Working Group on June 17, 2010.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 12 Dec 2011

Brocade

Assuring Next Generation Backhaul Deployments with Performance Visibility
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WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to discover the challenges Wireless SPs have in managing Carrier Ethernet-powered backhaul networks and how they can achieve operational excellence.
Posted: 22 Nov 2011 | Published: 22 Nov 2011

InfoVista Corporation

Accelerating Revenue through Carrier Ethernet Service Differentiation
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WHITE PAPER: Many CSPs are looking towards Carrier Ethernet services – a way to more rapidly and efficiently deliver the bandwidth requirements and service requirements. If not properly managed, however, operating costs could end up increasing instead of being cost-effective.
Posted: 22 Nov 2011 | Published: 22 Nov 2011

InfoVista Corporation

What Is an Ethernet Fabric?
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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

Accelerate Memcached with 10GbE
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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

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Building a Highly-Available Enterprise Network with Juniper Networks EX Series Ethernet Switches
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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

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Data Center Bridging: Extending Network Standards
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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.

Brocade Carrier Ethernet Switch/Router Competitive Positioning
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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

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What is Carrier Grade Ethernet?
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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

Certifying Power over Ethernet to Ensure Service Success
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of the role of Power over Ethernet (PoE) and how you can certify the foundation for applications using Power over Ethernet using Wiremap.
Posted: 24 Sep 2007 | Published: 24 Sep 2007

Fluke Networks

Integrating Mobile Access into Your VPN Environment
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WHITE PAPER: Enterprises are increasingly facing the task of integrating a variety of access services and devices onto their Virtual Private Networks (VPN). This white paper takes a closer look at some key issues that arise when bringing access methods into your VPN.
Posted: 31 May 2007 | Published: 07 Jun 2006

AT&T Corp

Pumping up Array Performance
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Posted: 07 Dec 2006 | Published: 01 Dec 2006

Storage Decisions sponsored by CIENA Corporation
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ETHERNET PROTOCOLS DEFINITION (continued): …  media:10BASE-2 (Thinwire coaxial cable with a maximum segment length of 185 meters)10BASE-5 (Thickwire coaxial cable with a maximum segment length of 500 meters)10BASE-F (optical fiber cable)10BASE-T (ordinary telephone twisted pair wire)10BASE-36 (broadband multi-channel coaxial cable with a maximum segment length of 3,600 meters) This designation is an IEEE shorthand identifier. The "10" in the media type designation refers to the transmission speed of 10 Mbps. The "BASE" refers to baseband signalling, which means that only Ethernet signals are carried on the medium (or, with 10BASE-36, on … 
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