Service Provider Business Case Study:
"Leveraging Carrier Ethernet for Wireless Backhaul"
February 2008. Document Summary. Carrier Ethernet provides scale, reach, control, reliability, performance guarantees, bandwidth on demand, CoS, QoS, time to market, risk mitigation, predictability & ease of implementation. Metro Ethernet’s characteristics and reliability are similar to traditional carrier transport technologies like SONET. It surpasses traditional architectures in that the edge terminations scale easily and the economic model for service delivery proves itself time and time again..