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Critical Capabilities for Network Services, Pan-European

Published: 15 March 2017

ID: G00299749

Analyst(s): Neil Rickard , Katja Ruud


More enterprises are adopting cloud services and other digital business initiatives. Pan-European network service providers' technology offers are shifting in response. I&O leaders must evolve their network architectures and sourcing approaches to reflect evolving needs and provider responses.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Critical Capabilities Use-Case Graphics
  • Vendors
    • AT&T
    • BT
    • Colt
    • Interoute
    • Level 3 Communications
    • Orange Business Services
    • Telef√≥nica
    • T-Systems
    • Verizon
    • Vodafone
  • Context
  • Product/Service Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Managed MPLS VPN Incl. Cloud Con.
    • Ethernet Services
    • Hybrid WAN/SD-WAN
    • Internet Access
    • SIP Trunks
    • Managed/Virtual Network Functions
    • Managed LAN/WLAN
  • Use Cases
    • 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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