Ethos Networks Revolutionizes Packet Transport with High-Capacity Switch.Ethos Networks Commercial E-80 Ethernet Service Transport Switch Manages Traffic, Guarantees QoS in PBB-TE PBB-TE Provider Backbone Bridges - Traffic Engineering (aka PBT) Networks
HERZELIA, Israel -- Ethos Networks, a pioneer in connection-oriented Ethernet Connection-Oriented Ethernet refers to the transformation of the Ethernet computer-networking protocol, a. Connectionless protocol by design, into a Connection-Oriented protocol. solutions, announces its E-80 Ethernet service transport switch, the latest addition to Ethos' E-series line of purpose-built solutions, designed to deliver an advanced, revenue-generating set of multi-tiered Ethernet services. Now commercially available, the E-80 allows Quality-of-Service (QoS)-enabled services to be delivered over a Provider Backbone Bridges - Traffic Engineering (PBB-TE) network.
With unmatched QoS and traffic engineering capabilities, the E-series switches are optimized to address Ethernet service delivery with high scalability coupled with the highest service assurance. Unlike most switching products in the market, the E-80 was designed from the ground up as a PBB/PBB-TE Carrier Ethernet switch A device that connects clients and servers to each other in an Ethernet network. See switched Ethernet. . It delivers programmable traffic management capabilities, supporting flexible future upgrade to Ethos' DynTE[TM] engine, an end-to-end Connection Admission-Control (CAC See Consumer Advisory Council. ) mechanism that adapts to traffic conditions in real-time. The E-80 is fully integrated with Ethos' Domain Management System (DMS (1) (Document Management System) See document management.
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v. cen·tral·ized, cen·tral·iz·ing, cen·tral·iz·es
1. To draw into or toward a center; consolidate.
2. carrier-grade control. The E-80 also offers an integrated hybrid card combining 1GB and 10 Gb for maximum flexibility.
"Balancing network In a hybrid set, hybrid coil, or resistance hybrid, balancing network is a circuit used to match, i.e., to balance, the impedance of a uniform transmission line, (e.g., a twisted metallic pair, coaxial cable, etc.) over a selected range of frequencies. efficiency, operations efficiency and service determinism has been a constant challenge, resulting in alternate and often conflicting views of centralized versus distributed path selection and quality-of-service decision making," said Mark Seery, Vice President, Switching and Routing, Ovum. "By matching centralized management techniques with distributed real-time quality-of-service information generation and processing, Ethos Networks joins a new generation of equipment suppliers developing new and fresh approaches to delivering the balance of efficiency and determination desired in today's networks."
The E-80 replaces E-60 as a part of Ethos' end-to-end E-series product line, which includes the entry level E-20, high-capacity E-240, and Ethos DMS. E-80 features best-of-breed capabilities for a full carrier-grade solution:
* 80Gb of full non-blocking switching capacity
* Carrier-grade "Five 9s" availability
* Distributed power management
* Adaptive air flow response system for heat management
* ATCA See AdvancedTCA. standard chassis and mechanical conformance
E-80 shares a common set of modules with the E-series family to ensure maximum flexibility and "pay as you grow" deployment possibilities. It provides support for a full range of connectivity options, up to120k services and 2 million MAC addresses for multipoint services.
"Ethernet-over-Ethernet is the simplest, most efficient means of service delivery, and with the E-80, carriers can have full control over their network traffic while creating new revenue opportunities and enjoying high customer satisfaction rates," said Hayim Porat, CTO (Chief Technical Officer) The executive responsible for the technical direction of an organization. See CIO and salary survey. and co-founder of Ethos Networks. "Ethos' newest solution does this by ensuring that all service assurances are strictly met with minimal resources, at every given moment, with full carrier-grade functionality."
About Ethos Networks
Ethos Networks has pioneered connection oriented A communications architecture that requires the establishment of a session between two nodes before transmission can begin. When the communications is completed, the session is ended (torn down). Ethernet by providing a dramatically enhanced solution for intelligent network traffic engineering. Ethos provides a complete solution including PBB-TE devices and a network management system combining management resource analysis and optimization. Ethos' solution utilizes advanced traffic engineering while employing Ethernet as a single transport technology thus creating a congestion The condition of a network when there is not enough bandwidth to support the current traffic load.
congestion - When the offered load of a data communication path exceeds the capacity. free metro packet network and retaining the advantages of PBB-TE simplicity. The Ethos platform is the first packet transport system of its type developed from the ground up with a service-centric approach. Ethos' carrier-grade transport solution enables the delivery of any network service with strict end-to-end assurances. With Ethos' solution carriers can guarantee end-to-end QoS and offer an unlimited variety of services, enabling the increase of revenues and reduction of the total cost of managing Ethernet networks.