Internet service providers (ISPs) are companies that provide means and access for residences and businesses to utilize the internet. ISPs usually offer a variety of bandwidth plans to meet the consumer’s needs. Strong internet access capabilities are vital for most businesses, and ISPs provide not only internet bandwidth but can also provide domain registration, web hosting, and more. Many ISPs now offer fiber connections, which help increase the speed and reliability of a user’s internet access capabilities.
To qualify for inclusion in the Internet Service Provider (ISP) category, a product must:
CenturyLink Business Network Services deliver fast and reliable internet access over our global, high-performance and diverse network. We provide connectivity in 60+ countries with over 72 Tbps of global throughput. Our network features over 48 Tbps of global peering capacity, and spans 450,000+ route miles globally with extensive off-net access solutions across North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. CenturyLink Business Network Services deliver fast and reliable internet access over our global, high-performance and diverse network. Our network spans 450,000+ route miles providing service in 60+ countries globally with extensive off-net access solutions across North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. • A comprehensive suite of high-quality, high-speed Internet options: –Ethernet connections from 10/100 Mbps ports to 10Gbps ports and *100GE –Packet over SONET/SDH (POS): OC3/STM1, OC12/ STM4, OC48/STM16, OC192/STM64 –Serial: DS1, DS3 • Flexible billing solutions — flat rate, usage-based and aggregate billing options • Cross connects where IP enabled facilities are only a cross connect away from our IP backbone • Efficient online service management that includes a customer portal with access to billing, interactive network utilization reports, managing trouble tickets and real-time SLA reports • Internet Security: Our standard network security includes temporary IP filtering through null routes and limited ACL filtering upon request • Support for IP addressing, IPv4 and IPv4/IPv6 dual-stack, DNS, BGP or static routing • 24/7 dedicated operational support from experienced IP and Security professionals • Building Extension available to extend service from the Network Demarcation Point to the desired location within your building
Balanced Internet Speeds Mean Better Business With the equal upload and download speeds of up to 1 Gig Fiber + Internet, you can simultaneously run your company website and deliver business applications. Our faster speeds in both directions help you improve customer experiences, backup data, share large files, and run cloud applications. Symmetrical upload and download speeds boost customer experiences High bandwidth allows for real-time data backup Easy-to-manage, scalable bandwidth helps you deliver cloud applications Essential business software maintains employee productivity Industry-certified experts to keep your business running
Provide mission-critical business solutions and earn our place as the most trusted communications provider in the markets we serve. Lightpath, Optimum Business and Suddenlink comprise our prestigious family of US-based brands with a collective dedication to delivering innovative products, the highest quality services and the very best customer experience.
Experience the ultimate WiFi connection to fast Internet throughout your entire home. CenturyLink In-home WiFi gives you a wireless Internet experience, allowing you to connect multiple devices to your home network. You'll have the speed and range to stream, game and upload with ease.
Advanced services to support medium and enterprise business. Powerful and secure data network solutions provide the flexibility to adapt to the changing needs of your business. With highly available, high-bandwidth dedicated services that allow employees to stay connected.
Business Broadband solutions help you connect all your sites to our networking solutions and the internet, with dependable bandwidth. It has helped deliver their benefits to organizations across all industriesincluding a disaster relief organization who wanted to improve their crisis response.
Ethernet Services solutions help you securely connect offices, data centers and business sites to deliver both IP and non-IP traffic across a single connection. You can choose from a number of bandwidth options, for the scalability you need to expand your network rapidly.