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ALSO CALLED: Quality of Service, Q O S
DEFINITION: On the Internet and in other networks, QoS (Quality of Service) is the idea that transmission rates, error rates, and other characteristics can be measured, improved, and, to some extent, guaranteed in advance. QoS is of particular concern for the continuous transmission of high-bandwidth video and multimedia information. Transmitting this kind of content dependably is difficult in public networks  … 
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How to Get Ahead in IPTV: A Guide to Setting up an IPTV Service
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: Internet Protocol Television (IPTV) is a cutting edge mass-market technology. This paper gives advice and lessons learned by the key successful IPTV service providers in 2007. This is also a useful introductory guide for companies considering IPTV.
Posted: 20 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Strategies for Supporting Next-generation Networks: Proactive, Predictive & Preventive
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: This white paper dimensions the two-stage evolution from today's prevalent product level support model to network-level support and ultimately to service-level support.
Posted: 05 Aug 2008 | Published: 01 Aug 2008

Alcatel-Lucent

Cisco Catalyst 2955 Series Switches
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
SERVICE LISTING: The Cisco Catalyst 2955 Series is an industrial-grade switch that provides Fast Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet connectivity for deployment in harsh environments.
Posted: 10 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Billing System Perspective: Convergence in Telecommunication
sponsored by Comarch Telecommunications
WHITE PAPER: To achieve all modern telecommunication requirements it was necessary to change service delivery architectures as well as billing systems architectures. This paper examines the a billing solution that delivers on all of today's service providers needs.
Posted: 20 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Comarch Telecommunications

SingTel IP VPN Manufacturing Industry
sponsored by Do Not Use - Singapore Telecommunications Ltd
WHITE PAPER: IP VPN technology is a viable solution for manufacturing companies seeking to weave their operations into the rapidly changing industry. It has unleashed a new era of IT infrastructure and this white paper provides the details.
Posted: 30 May 2008 | Published: 01 Nov 2007

Do Not Use - Singapore Telecommunications Ltd

White Paper: Controlling Recreational Peer-to-Peer Traffic to Improve Application Performance
sponsored by Exinda Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a practical overview on the evolution of recreational P2P traffic, how it is impacting corporate networks and, offers specific recommendations for controlling these recreational applications.
Posted: 18 Apr 2008 | Published: 01 Apr 2008

Exinda Networks

Migrating Millions to IP: A Mission Impossible? Not with a Migration Control Center
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes the key business drivers for the creation and operation of the MCC, the critical functions of the MCC, and the basic principles for establishing an effective MCC organization.
Posted: 31 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Niksun NetTrident Data Sheet
sponsored by NIKSUN
HARDWARE LISTING: NIKSUN NetTrident is a real-time data-mining application that intelligently & hierarchically aggregates, correlates and analyzes packet, flow, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).
Posted: 30 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

NIKSUN

Niksun FlowAggregator Data Sheet
sponsored by NIKSUN
SOFTWARE LISTING: NIKSUN FlowAggregator is a dedicated appliance for monitoring NetFlow-based environments.
Posted: 30 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

NIKSUN

Protecting Your Business: Services and Time Critical Applications in and Cost-effective Way
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: Ensuring that business operations continue regardless of any circumstance is big business. Whether disruptions come as a result of natural disasters; sabotage (malware); technical failures in data storage or networking components.
Posted: 10 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

Understanding the Network Impact on Application Load Testing
sponsored by Shunra Software
WHITE PAPER: Delivering an application without considering the target network is not sufficient for load testing. Read this white paper that details a new solution for testing to make sure that application performance is optimal across the board.
Posted: 22 Oct 2007 | Published: 22 Oct 2007

Shunra Software

Smart Mobile™: Next Generation WLAN Architecture for High-Performance Networks
sponsored by Trapeze Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the different approaches to wireless LAN (WLAN) architectures, planning for applications such as VoWLAN, preparing for 802.11n and recommending strategies for future wireless deployments.
Posted: 11 Jul 2007 | Published: 01 Jul 2007

Trapeze Networks

NetFlow Tracker 7-day Trial Software
sponsored by Fluke Networks
TRIAL SOFTWARE: NetFlow Tracker is a solution that uses Cisco IOS NetFlow and IPFIX information for in-depth LAN/WAN and application troubleshooting, trend analysis and capacity planning.
Posted: 11 Jul 2007 | Premiered: 01 Jul 2007

Fluke Networks

RFS7000: High performance, high bandwidth RF switch for large scale deployments
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper discusses the challenges of managing multiple networks to access mobile data and outlines a step-by-step approach to developing a unified enterprise mobility strategy.
Posted: 29 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

Motorola, Inc.

Headsets in an IP Telephony Environment: Enabling Real-Time Collaboration
sponsored by Plantronics, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: A well-chosen headset can help to enhance the VoIP experience even when the network is not performing optimally. Read this white paper to learn the benefits of evaluating and selecting the right headset for your VoIP environment.
Posted: 01 May 2007 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Plantronics, Inc.

Nortel WLAN 2300 Series Solution Brief
sponsored by Nortel Networks Corporation
PRODUCT LITERATURE: The Nortel WLAN 2300 Series is a complete 802.11 solution for enterprises wishing to deploy widespread wireless coverage for today's business, IP Telephony and converged multimedia applications.
Posted: 02 Apr 2007 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Nortel Networks Corporation

Is It the Network? Solving VoIP Problems on a Wireless LAN
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The goal of this paper is to combine a deep knowledge of 802.11 protocols, quality of service (QoS) mechanisms and VoIP handsets with the feedback from IT professionals to identify potential problems and solutions when rolling out VoIP on a Wi-...
Posted: 02 Feb 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Global Knowledge

Aberdeen Report: Achieving Quality across the Global Manufacturing Network
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Companies that are disciplined in managing the quality of their engineering, manufacturing, purchasing and human resource operations perform better. Read this white paper today to learn what strategic actions organizations can take to improve q...
Posted: 10 Nov 2006 | Published: 01 Dec 2005

Infor

Considerations for Deploying Mobile WiMAX at Various Frequencies
sponsored by Nortel Networks Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Mobile WiMAX technology is designed to provide high-quality, mobile broadband multimedia services; however, it presents challenges that operators need to consider before deploying their networks.
Posted: 19 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Oct 2006

Nortel Networks Corporation

Converged Network Infrastructure: Evaluation of Resilience, Performance & Quality of Enterprise Infrastructure for Voice, Data and Video Services
sponsored by Nortel Networks Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Converged services are being deployed extensively in enterprises to take advantage of the advances in IP-based voice, data and video service offerings.
Posted: 19 Oct 2006 | Published: 01 Sep 2006

Nortel Networks Corporation

Assuring Quality of Experience for IPTV
sponsored by Alcatel
WHITE PAPER: This white paper identifies the key challenges and solution approaches for service control and assurance. Learn how industry-leading vendors are addressing these issues in relation to IPTV.
Posted: 16 Oct 2006 | Published: 16 Oct 2006

Alcatel

Alcatel 1850 TSS-320: Transport Service Switch | Release 1
sponsored by Alcatel
DATA SHEET: The Alcatel 1850 TSS-320 is a new breed of multiservice transport platform that is able to support mixed traffic, from 100 percent circuits to 100 percent packets, up to a maximum of 320 Gb/s.
Posted: 07 Jul 2006 | Published: 01 Jul 2005

Alcatel

Alcatel 7750 Service Router
sponsored by Alcatel
PRODUCT LITERATURE: The Alcatel 7750 Service Router (SR) is the industry's first service router designed and optimized for the delivery of high-performance carrier data, voice and video services.
Posted: 07 Jul 2006 | Published: 01 Feb 2005

Alcatel

Interconnecting the Intelligent EDGE
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This paper will explore the changing networking environment and how this new design approach helps organizations improve business and technology performance while minimizing investment risk.
Posted: 06 Feb 2006 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

Hewlett-Packard Company

Cutting Through the Complexity of Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS) Performance
sponsored by NetScout Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines the best practices for collecting network and application performance information over MPLS enabled wide area networks by using the nGenius Solution's Site Monitoring feature to monitor traffic flows destined for remote sites.
Posted: 16 Jan 2006 | Published: 01 Jan 2005

NetScout Systems, Inc.
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QOS DEFINITION (continued): …  using ordinary "best effort" protocols.QoS can be improved with traffic shaping techniques such as packet prioritization, application classification and queuing at congestion points.Using the Internet's Resource Reservation Protocol (RSVP), packets passing through a gateway host can be expedited based on policy and reservation criteria arranged in advance. Using ATM, which also lets a company or user preselect a level of quality in terms of service, QoS can be measured and guaranteed in terms of the average delay at a gateway, the variation in delay in a group of cells (cells are 53-byte transmission … 
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