Fiber vs. Coax Data Connection Comparison

SHOULD YOUR BUSINESS SWITCH TO A FIBER-BASED DATA CONNECTION FROM RCN BUSINESS?

DO YOU NEED GREATER BANDWIDTH WITH SYMMETRICAL UPLOAD AND DOWNLOAD SPEEDS?
With Dedicated Internet Access (DIA) from RCN Business you’ll have a secure fiber-based connection with speeds ranging from 3 Mbps to 100 Gbps. Plus, the ability to quickly scale and increase speeds based on the needs of your business.

DO YOU HAVE TWO LOCATIONS CONNECTED BY A FRAME RELAY, PRIVATE LINE, OR DATA T1 CIRCUIT?
Ethernet has evolved into an advanced networking protocol to connect farther distances and higher bandwidths. Ethernet is the technology that companies are choosing to deliver a host of benefits, both at the LAN and WAN level.

DOES YOUR BUSINESS HAVE MORE THAN ONE LOCATION THAT NEEDS TO STAY CONNECTED?
E-LAN and E-line services from RCN Business are flexible, scalable, and cost-effective alternatives to traditional hub and spoke networks and can seamlessly connect multiple sites.

DO YOU WANT MORE UPTIME GUARANTEED?
Service Level Agreements (SLAs) are included to ensure high performance and availability for mission-critical operations.

DOES YOUR BUSINESS REQUIRE A REDUNDANCY SOLUTION?
RCN’s fiber-based connection provides a reliable and viable back-up line to any business that can’t afford to have their Internet connection go down — even for a minute.

DO YOU WANT THE ASSURANCE THAT YOU’RE USING THE MOST ADVANCED SERVICES AVAILABLE?
RCN Business was among one of the first carriers in the U.S. to have received the Metro Ethernet Forum’s Carrier Ethernet 2.0 (MEF CE 2.0) certification, indicating RCN’s ability to deliver today’s most advanced, reliable, and scalable Ethernet services.