Our Metro-Ethernet backhaul product is a highly cost-effective and efficient mechanism to connect two datacentres within the same region (ie, city) via point-to-point Ethernet.
The M247 Metro Ethernet service is generally deployed as an ‘MPLS Pseudowire’, with an easy-to-deal-with layer 2 Ethernet interface presentation. The service has full ‘q-in-q’ VLAN tagging support and can be visualised simply as one long Ethernet cable end to end.
We offer route protection over our multiple backbone routes is included ‘as standard’, resulting in a highly reliable service and generous SLA terms.
This highly cost-effective service is available at any of our on-net datacentres and in a choice of capacities including: 100Mbps, gigE and 10G – as well as fractional 10G.