CenturyLink IQ™ Enhanced Port service lets you support network locations that need both private intranet and public Internet connections through a single port.
Cost-effective solution for enterprise locations requiring access to both the public Internet and the corporate WAN.
Expedite crucial real-time applications such as Voice over IP (VoIP), video and point-of-sale over email or Internet access.
OC-192/Nx10GigE IP backbone network.
Lets you meet both bandwidth and budgetary requirements with diverse billing options and competitive rates.
Free up resources, while giving you expertise in design and implementation.
Provides reliable performance with one of the industry's leading SLAs.
Enhanced Port can be used with Dedicated IP access using Frame Relay or ATM encapsulation or Ethernet access. Access to the Internet from the private network will be done via a secure IP gateway (SIG). SIG (required with Dedicated IP access and Ethernet local access***) allows you to dynamically allocate traffic to locations on the CenturyLink private MPLS network and the Internet via a distributed network-based firewall by the set up of custom NAT policies and firewall rule sets at each location.
To facilitate access to the network, you have the option of a variety of port speeds, ranging from DS-1 to 40Gig. The following port types are available in fractional or full access speeds:
The CenturyLink network covers the entire continental United States and has one of the largest fiber footprints. Internationally, we provide coverage to hundreds of destinations.