Ethernet over Copper (EOC)
Ethernet over Copper is delivered over copper wires and does not require expensive fiber build outs. The reliability is the same as a T1 , and with multiple pairs of copper it may even be more reliable. When a single pair goes down, you do not lose the whole connection.
- Ethernet over copper cabling is made up of twisted telephone wire
- Very affordable!
- Consistent connection for the user
- Ability to interface with private networking, such as an existing WAN, MPLS, or VPN network.
- Can also support SIP, PRI, analog, and hosted PBX voice services