Gigaclass Services

The various network solutions in the gigabit range were developed for the highest requirements and expectations and provide for smooth operations of all your services in your data centre.

Ultra-fast and secure networking

Modern gigabit technology

Bandwidths from 1 Mbit/s to 10 Gbit/s (symmetrical)

Your Advantages

UPC Business’s GigaClass Services are characterised by first-

class service quality and availability.

High service quality

The service quality is determined by the optical latency time and possible bit error rates. The average latency time is 1 ms per 200 km distance.

Supports modern gigabit technology

GigaClass Services includes the following connection types: Gigabit Ethernet, Fiber Channel or SDH/SONET as well as bit-transparent connectivity.

Combine GigaClass Services and benefit

It is possible to combine several GigaClass Services of different connection types with the same fibre optic connection, such as Fiber Channel and Gigabit Ethernet. That saves money!

Maximum availability

With the option “Equipment and Path Protection” even the highest availability requirements can be met.

Giga Class Services and Business Ethernet in comparison


Gigaclass Services

Business Ethernet

Extremely short latency time

Supported bandwidths from 1 Gbit/s via fibre optic

Supported bandwidths up to 1 Gbit/s via fibre optic

International Layer 2 Connection

Network access

Fibre optic

Fibre optic or DSL


Available bandwidths


622, 2488, 9953 Mbit/s

GigaClass FiberChannel

1,2,4,8,10, 16G FC

GigaClass GigabitEthernet

10, 100 Gbit/s

Additional Functions

More security, greater flexibility with the GigaClass Services options

Various redundancy concepts

With Equipment Protection, Path Protection, or Equipment and Path Protection, various redundancy concepts are available for your absolute data

Extended support hours

6 × 16: Monday to Saturday, 6 am to 10 pm

7 × 24: 24 hours a day / 365 days a year

Extended service levels

Select the appropriate option from four available service levels. Up to a maximum of 99.95% annual availability and max. 1 hour of downtime with a redundant connection.

Business Ethernet

Connect multiple locations with one another: safely, quickly and easily.

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