Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Network Services, Pan-European

Published: 12 January 2016

ID: G00274444

Analyst(s): Neil Rickard , Katja Ruud


The Pan-European network service market is highly competitive, with a wide range of choices. Driven by cloud IT adoption, enterprise needs are evolving rapidly, and enterprise networking leaders should competitively source Pan-European networks, to ensure the best fit with evolving requirements.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • AT&T
    • BT Global Services
    • Colt
    • Interoute
    • Level 3 Communications
    • Orange Business Services
    • Telef¤înica
    • T-Systems
    • Verizon
    • Vodafone
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Managed MPLS VPNs
    • Ethernet Services
    • Managed Internet VPNs/Hybrid WANs
    • Internet Access
    • SIP Trunks
    • Managed WAN Optimization/APM
    • Managed LAN/WLAN
  • Use Cases
    • Overall
    • Midsize European Network
    • Large European Network
    • Multicountry Branch Network
    • Core City Backbone
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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