Multi-CoS in Carrier Ethernet mobile backhaul networks
This MEF best practices document describes ways for the backhaul provider to optimize the use of mobile backhaul bandwidth resulting in considerable cost savings as well as improving application-specific quality of service.
The paper describes both single class of service (CoS) and multi-CoS wireless backhaul use cases. It provides 16 implementation recommendations for Multi-CoS mobile backhaul together with the rationale and implications of those choices in various scenarios. The paper also addresses the top challenges that mobile operators and backhaul providers face in moving to multi-CoS wireless backhaul.