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Specify Key Service Attributes When Selecting Internet Services for Pan-European VPNs

Published: 25 October 2013

ID: G00248244

Analyst(s): Danellie Young , Neil Rickard


Internet VPNs are a cost-effective supplement to enterprise MPLS WANs. European Internet services are offered with a wide range of prices, functionality and performance, which makes service selection challenging. Network managers must seek ISPs that can deliver consistent end-to-end performance.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Select the Optimum Internet Service Sourcing Model for Your Enterprise
  • Specify the Required Service and Support Structure for the Internet Service and Its Access Lines
  • Set Minimum Standards for Key Performance-Affecting Attributes of the Internet Service
  • Specify the IP-Addressing Approach of the Internet Service

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