Chapter 2. Assessing Service Provider WAN Offerings
This chapter covers the following topics:
Evaluating service provider VPN solutions to make them fit enterprise needs
What to watch out for when reviewing service-level agreements
Nontechnical issues to consider when comparing different service providers
Services to consider for future use that may not be part of the initial deployment
This chapter advises and assists the enterprise network administrator in assessing and selecting service providers while matching their offerings to the enterprise’s requirements. Appendix A, “Questions to Ask Your Provider Regarding Layer 3 IP/MPLS VPN Capability,” lists a set of specific questions that you should ask providers ...