Carrier Ethernet

Carrier Ethernet

With Ethernet becoming a truly worldwide standard interface for international connectivity services, BICS is offering a solution that exceeds the benefits of Ethernet technology by enabling the creation of a single next generation and multi-service Wide Area Network. It transports Voice, Video and Data traffic reliably, conveniently and economically. A variety of physical interfaces, port speeds, bandwidth options, CoS policies, connectivity topologies, flat based billing and SLA’s tailored to our customers’ requirements, complete BICS’ Carrier Ethernet solution. The Carrier Ethernet architecture is agnostic to the underlying technology used, and can be implemented over a DWDM, NG-SDH or MPLS platform.

Why choose BICS for capacity services?

BICS owns a 100 Gbps capable Optical network with OTN layer covering all major data centres & IP exchanges in Europe. Our international network includes direct connections to 100 countries, capacity on 70 submarine cables (including EIG, SMW4, TAT-14, SMW3, FLAG, Yellow and SAT-3/SAFE) with 200 landing points, participation in the Intelsat and Eutelsat satellite systems, and 270 bilateral agreements with other operators.
To secure capacity between Europe and Asia for future requirements, and to add physical redundancy, we invested in the EIG (Europe India Gateway) cable system through our partner Omantel.
For mobile data, we operate our own signalling, SMS, MMS and GRX platforms, which connect up to 400 mobile networks across the globe. Peering connections have been established with over 30 hubbing providers to extend BICS' reach to the overall mobile community.