Launch of new Ethernet product announced by Openreach.
Openreach has revealed that it is to launch Ethernet Backhaul Direct, an Ethernet backhaul solution, scheduled to become available in May 2008.
Openreach is reportedly able to offer a new, improved pricing structure for backhaul through Ethernet Backhaul Direct.The company said that Communications Providers should expect to see savings of up to 50% for the majority of Ethernet Backhaul Direct circuits, as compared with existing prices for backhaul services.
A 21st Century Network will be used as a delivery mechanism for Ethernet Backhaul Direct, enabling Openreach to offer higher bandwidths.
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