Authored on: May 23, 2013
Ethernet supports many connectivity options: public, private, switched, metro, intercity, point-to-point or multipoint-to-multipoint solutions. With all these choices, the challenge is not finding an Ethernet service, it's determining which solution works best for your application.
This whitepaper examines three key Ethernet characteristics influencing your decision: topology, switching and transparency. It also and includes a solutions finder matrix showing how Ethernet technologies compare and contrast. That diagram describes how these characteristics factor into your solution: