This chapter covers the following topics:
Topics to consider for inclusion in RFP documents
Turning the RFP into a joint planning document for implementation with selected vendors
Defining the SLAs
Training network operations staff on the new network
Planning site installation
Site handover requirements
Having examined the options available for implementing provider-provisioned Layer 3 virtual private networks (VPNs) and how the technology affects the enterprise network after it’s implemented, we now consider how migrating from a traditional WAN to a Layer 3 VPN WAN can be managed. The procedures, mechanisms, and forms provided in this chapter are very similar ...