ZTE Corporation has announced that its xPON Next-Generation Optical Access Platform has passed tests by the Metro Ethernet Forum (MEF). MEF 9 ensures equipment conformance when deployed at user-network interface for setting up Ethernet virtual circuits (EVCs) and VLANs. MEF 14 tests EVC-related performance of the services.?
MEF is a global industry alliance consisting of telecom service providers, cable TV operators, and network equipment vendors. As the official laboratory of MEF, Lometrix provides the certification testing.