The following highlights explanations on which aspects of Carrier Ethernet need to be taken into account when running popular applications. This is not an exhaustive list but does provide examples of the main factors relevant for different applications.
Many of today's enterprise applications are transported using IP. This can be any Internet application but especially relevant are applications and content consumption from application content providers (e.g. VoIP gateway, video content, etc.). Subscribers to a CEN Service Provider can take advantage of the benefits of Carrier Ethernet services when consuming IP services.