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MAN. A human being. This definition includes not only the adult male sex of the human species, but women and children; examples: "of offences against man, some are more immediately against the king, other's more immediately against the subject." Hawk. P. C. book 1, c. 2, s. 1. Offences against the life of man come under the general name of homicide, which in our law signifies the killing of a man by a man." Id. book 1, c. 8, s. 2.
     2. In a more confined sense, man means a person of the male sex; and sometimes it signifies a male of the human species above the age of puberty. Vide Rape. It was considered in the civil or Roman law, that although man and person are synonymous in grammar, they had a different acceptation in law; all persons were men, but all men, for example, slaves, were not persons, but things. Vide Barr. on the Stat. 216, note.

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According to the company, CCTN, which delivers news, live sporting events, documentaries and other digital TV programming to China Central Television and municipal broadcasters serving over 100m cable TV subscribers, used a Nortel Metro Ethernet solution, based on 10G DWDM technology, to increase network capacity and allow delivery of more channels at higher quality.
Verizon and Rockefeller have already begun their active participation in the Forum," said Nan Chen, president of the Metro Ethernet Forum "Their goals of assisting in the process of creating standardized, profitable, resilient services for Enterprise Customers are in line with those of the MEF, and we welcome their unique perspectives.
We are excited to have a professional of Black's credentials join our management team to leverage the recent successes of our company and to further our expansion within the region as a top provider of Carrier Class Metro Ethernet services for both Carriers and Enterprise customers.
According to the company, groupe-e's new Nortel Metro Ethernet solution is based on Provider Backbone Transport (PBT), a Nortel solution that combines carrier-grade reliability and network management with the cost-effectiveness of Ethernet.
This innovative business-to-business marketing initiative from Optimum Lightpath includes interviews with telecommunications industry luminaries such as Ethernet inventor Robert Metcalfe and Metro Ethernet Foundation (MEF) President, Nan Chen.
These tests give MRV the opportunity to demonstrate that its products deliver the absolute standards compliance and interoperability needed for carrier-scale metro Ethernet networks," said Noam Lotan, president and CEO of MRV Communications.
According to the company, Sapphire is using its Metro Ethernet Networking solution to offer international bandwidth services and data applications to business customers, including gaming companies, international law firms, banks and other financial institutions with a presence in Gibraltar.
In addition to its technical achievements, the MEF is recognised for its exceptional promotion of Carrier Ethernet, and the fact that we expect the metro Ethernet equipment market to expand a further $49 billion over the next 5 years is proof of its effectiveness as an industry driver.
Foundry's Metro Ethernet NetIron family is designed to eliminate bottlenecks with wire- speed IP routing for edge and distribution layers, allowing service providers to standardize on one product family.
A notable market trend worth highlighting is the introduction of new services such as Metro Ethernet and Gigabit Ethernet that are more efficient and flexible, notes the analyst of this research service.
HSxPA, IP VPN) over next-generation metro Ethernet, MPLS, and IP-based infrastructures.
com/reports/c45859) has announced the addition of EMEA Metro Ethernet Services Markets to their offering.

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