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Optical connectivity services


  • Low latency and high bandwidth
  • Direct point to point optical channels over our carrier class infrastructure
  • A range of cost effective, quality low latency optical wavelength products
  • Flexible and scalable solutions ideal for fast bandwidth-hungry applications
  • Leased circuits including wide area Ethernet at a minimum of 1Gbit/s
  • Switched photonic DWDM optical core network platforms which are capable of delivering carrier class optical services from 1 Gbit/s to 100 Gbit/s
  • Benefit from a range of port speeds and interfaces with standard or resilient options complimented by third party sub-contract extension services and national connectivity through our alliance partners to industry standards
  • Full duplex dedicated direct optical channel over DWDM technology with choice of LANPhy, WANPhy or fibre Channel SAN at 1Gbit, 2 Gbit, 4Gbit and 10Gbit and 100Gbit bandwidths
  • A resilient and secure core network with open standards that will scale and meet the requirements of future network requirements
  • Many serviced existing and carrier co-located points of presence, regional ISP Data Centre connectivity including Storage area network solutions and cable landing station access
  • Management of the necessary services to provide a complete “turnkey” end to end solution
  • Options of LANPhy, WANPhy or Fibre channel SAN
  • Microwave Radio Solutions
  • You can also benefit from local access solutions utilising microwave radio for backhaul and remote site services to our core network, providing native TDM, Native Ethernet or a mixture of both

Service Level Agreement

Connection Type Desktop Quote Time from Enquiry Survey Quote Time from Enquiry RFS Time from Order Availability Standard Availability Protected Fault Response Target Fix Time
  Working days Working days Working days % pa % pa Hours Hours
DWDM Optical Channel 3 8 30-45 99.95 99.995 Immediate 4

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We offer a wide range of bespoke solutions. Call us on 0330 123 5510 to discuss your project.