Receiving a symmetric telecommunication line from a service provider to the customer for a monthly ‘lease’ or rent is called a lease line and the service provided is the leased line internet services. This line might provide connection for a telephone, internet or data services basis the requirement of the customer. The main types of leased line services used in United Kingdom are the Fibre leased line, Point to point Ethernet, Ethernet fibre lease lines with FTTC Ethernet and Dedicated & Managed Leased Line Internet.
The Ethernet First Mile Leased Line UK (EFM) is highly popular among the business as it provides with a bandwidth of up to 35Mbit/s. The EFM uses several copper lines in parallel that boosts the internet speed greatly when compared to the SDSL connection. Copper based EFM is very quick to install. However, fiber based EFM, supports higher speed that connects at rates like 100Mbit/s, 1Gbit/s or even 10Gbit/s.
The FTTC Ethernet Service is the access over fibre to the cabinet (FTTC) which enables the user to get super fast internet services for small and medium enterprises and home purposes. The speed is usually up to 80/20 Mbit/s. This internet service gives multiple-play options to your product portfolio. The data can be used without limit and the connectivity is uninterrupted which is a high priority for business. The popularity of this is also because of the lower installation cost when compared to EFM and Fiber Ethernet. This line is also for sole use and does not have to be shared with other internet users, giving the user ultimate security, speed and connectivity.