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Ethernet as carrier transport infrastructure

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New innovations in the Ethernet space promise to significantly enhance both the scalability and capability of Ethernet as a networking technology. This article outlines how the convergence of hierarchy, OAM functionality, and enhanced forwarding capability combine to permit Ethernet to assume a much larger role in carrier networks with substantial economic and operational benefits.

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Communications Magazine, IEEE  (Volume:44 ,  Issue: 2 )