Tuesday, January 6, 2009

XO Communications Launches Carrier-Grade MPLS IP-VPN

XO Communications officially launched its XO Carrier MPLS IP-VPN, a wide area networking service engineered to deliver secure, multi-point IP transport of VoIP, video, data applications and "in the cloud" computing services over one network, In addition to offering the standard IP-VPN services such as Class of Service (CoS) traffic routing, the carrier-specific product provides customers with:

  • Multiple VPN support across the same interface (up to 10Gbps);

  • The ability to create global private networks through an inbound Network-to-Network Interface (NNI) with U.S. termination

  • Access to XO's Web Portal for service level monitoring and review of usage reports 24/7, and

  • A management VPN feature that enables Carrier customers to provide their end-users with value-added services.

XO said its Carrier MPLS IP-VPN can help international service providers expand their footprint; systems integrators better manage networks for end-users; and content providers securely route content between multiple locations. Moreover, the product offers carriers multiple access options, including Ethernet over copper, and is supported by dedicated carrier provisioning and care groups.

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