Usually that service is IPTV. The carriers doing this will be using one network for both business and consumer services. IPTV is certainly hot, but I wonder if they're doing this as a way to help fill the networks; is it possible that even with Ethernet being hot, some carriers are worried about oversupply?
What he found was that the Light Reading NYC headquarters is, in fact, on the network. Much better than the "absolutely hopeless" experience reported by Fearless Leader Steven Saunders back in 2005.
— Craig Matsumoto, West Coast Editor, Light Reading