Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities for Network Services, Asia/Pacific

Published: 27 July 2016

ID: G00290552

Analyst(s): To Chee Eng , Vincent Fu, Kenshi Tazaki , Bjarne Munch


MNCs with regional networking requirements in Asia/Pacific have a wide choice of service providers as more players boost their capabilities. Network architects should explore new capabilities, such as direct cloud connections and SDN/NFV services, in addition to core network services.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • AT&T
    • BT Global Services
    • CenturyLink
    • China Telecom Global
    • Global Cloud Xchange
    • KDDI
    • NTT Communications
    • Orange Business Services
    • PCCW Global
    • Singtel
    • Tata Communications
    • Telstra
    • Verizon
    • Vodafone
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Managed MPLS VPN
    • Ethernet Services
    • Internet Access
    • Managed WAN Optimization/APM
  • Use Cases
    • Regional Network
    • Extended Domestic Network
    • High-Capacity Network
    • Low-Latency Network
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion Criteria

  • Critical Capabilities Rating

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