Global Capacity announced its nationwide Ethernet service expansion, strengthening its standing as a leading Ethernet over copper (EoC) solutions provider in the U.S. Global Capacity’s investment in central office (CO) facility equipment now enables it to leverage the existing copper infrastructure to deliver from 1 Mbps up to 100 Mbps access directly to customers, satisfying the growing demand for hybrid and SD-WAN network solutions.
With this expansion, Global Capacity’s EoC and Asymmetric Ethernet (AsyE) services are available to an additional 302,188 new commercial addresses in 264 cities across 36 metro markets in 20 states. EoC offers symmetric speeds ranging from 1 Mbps up to 100 Mbps to over 2.2 million business addresses, while Global Capacity’s AsyE service offers Offers asymmetric speed up to 50/10 Mbps. It offers COS business-class uptime guarantees and MPLS and Voice application support. Service for both is based on availability.
“As demand for our Ethernet offerings continues to soar, Global Capacity recognizes the need to respond quickly to businesses to provide scalable solutions that can meet demand as they grow,” comments Jack Lodge, President, Global Capacity. “Global Capacity will continue to expand Ethernet coverage in 2017 to address the need to connect to high-value destinations, including private and public Cloud, business applications, internet and data centers.”
Network, Cloud, Application, and Over-the-Top (OTT) service providers can establish Ethernet Network-to-Network Interface (ENNI) with Global Capacity’s One Marketplace to drive down access charges and reach more than 9.8 million business locations. Global Capacity has further simplified the purchase of its access services by reducing 1 Gbps ENNI port charges to zero dollars for all new interconnections.