Long Haul Ethernet

There has never been a greater need to improve operational efficiencies, to increase speed to market, and to build customer loyalty. Let AT&T Ethernet services provide you with the speed, quality and flexibility you need to transmit your Ethernet traffic around the block or around the world in its native format.  

Our comprehensive portfolio of Ethernet services is designed to meet the full breadth of performance, reliability and bandwidth your changing business demands.


Availability where your business needs it; AT&T has an extensive U.S. footprint and a growing global presence.

Whether you need high-speed access to serve small branch offices or high capacity for mission-critical data centers, or end-to-end connectivity from 512 Kbps to 10 Gbps, AT&T has a cost-effective Ethernet solution for you.  AT&T Ethernet services deliver simplicity and connectivity to new and existing services, with industry-leading SLAs.


Long Haul Ethernet Service Options


AT&T OPT-E-WAN® Service is a class of Virtual Private Network (VPN) that allows the connection of multiple sites in a single bridged domain over AT&T's managed MPLS network.  It is a Layer 2 Ethernet Virtual Private LAN Service (VPLS) with Point to Point, Point to Multipoint and Multipoint to Multipoint connections.  OPT-E-WAN® Service can be used to connect multiple LANS and MANS (Metropolitan Area Networks) and can provide LAN to MAN to WAN connectivity domestically and to Global locations.  This will enable a total global seamless Ethernet based networking solution.


EPLS WAN is an Ethernet Private Line Service Delivered over AT&T’s long-haul core network via SONET encapsulation, AT&T Ethernet Private Line Service – WAN provides point-to-point, fixed bandwidth Private Line baseline Inter-Office Channel (IOC) service to customers who need to transport Ethernet packets to locations in different metropolitan areas. Service Speed options include:

Baseline Svc: 50/150/600/1GigE/10GigE LAN PHY
Total Svc: 50/100/150/ 600/1000 Mbps

  • Agility - Ethernet is extended from your Local Area Network to the Metropolitan Area Network and across the Wide Area Network.

  • Control - With committed Ethernet data rates, you have virtually seamless control of VoIP IP telephony and other networking applications with a simple and consistent transport technology.

  • Security - AT&T's network has security built into every layer, from network transport to end-user application, with additional options for diversity and redundancy.

  • Comprehensive Solutions - AT&T's line of Ethernet services provides your business with tailored solutions to meet your ever-changing business requirements.

  • Cost Savings - AT&T lets you converge multiple networks into one, reducing the cost of existing services while supporting more profitable new offerings.

  • Reach - AT&T's robust global network, combined with an extensive U.S. domestic local network offers consistent quality, reliability and simplicity to wholesale customers worldwide.

  • Reliability - AT&T is one of the most dependable communication providers in the industry, offering 24x7 proactive monitoring and maintenance of your network.

  • Experience - AT&T's specialized sales, marketing and customer care professionals comprise a vertically specialized team that harnesses the strength of diversity to maximize your investment.