With millions of connected devices and systems already exchanging information in real time, legacy communications infrastructures are under enormous pressure to keep pace with growing demands and unpredictability. At the same time, by digitizing many government services and fostering greater interoperability, state and local agencies have increased their requirements for secure, reliable, high-bandwidth connectivity. Advanced Ethernet technology is here to help. This document outlines ten ways Ethernet is already driving the evolution of high-performance networks across states and municipalities.