REFERENCE ARCHITECTURE

CenturyLink® Optical Wavelength Service (Local)

Dedicated wavelength transport network connectivity without the responsibility of owning and operating network infrastructure.

Functional Capabilities

  • Optical point-to-point circuit
  • Secure, private network, fully dedicated, non-shared service
  • Predictable network performance
  • Large bandwidth options (1Gbps, 2.5Gbps, 10 Gbps, 100Gbps)
  • Protection switching and diverse routing, offered as optional features
  • Low latency performance
  • Transparent to higher protocols (e.g. Ethernet)
  • Interfaces: Ethernet, SONET, Optical Transport Networking (OTN), Fibre Channel
  • Standard 2 fiber hand-off at customer premises demarc
  • Available within the same LATA within the following states: AZ, CO, IA, ID, MN, MT, ND, NE, NM, OR, SD, UT, WA, WY

This product is ideally suited for banks and financial institutions, government organizations, enterprise customers and Internet Service Providers (ISPs) requiring dedicated transport network connectivity.

Supports Emerging Applications Such As

  • Storage Area Networking (SAN)
  • Data centers/data replication
  • Disaster recovery
  • Video/distance learning
  • Big data/large file transfer
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