Adoption of MPLS in the Enterprise

Jesper Skriver jesper at
Thu Jan 10 21:40:18 UTC 2002

On Wed, Jan 09, 2002 at 09:40:02PM -0500, Lee Watterworth wrote:
> Hi,
> MPLS has been in use at providers for a number of years.  
> Does anyone have experience with MPLS adoption at the enterprise level?  For
> what reasons was it deployed?

The same reasons service providers do it - offer multiple L3 networks on
the same physical infrastruture, also known as MPLS L3 VPN's

At least that's the deployments I've seen.


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