PRIMARY DATA CONNECTION

The primary data connection is usually provided by a fibre or wireless leased line which is terminated at a managed router for distribution to each occupants demise. Leased lines are synchronous which means that both download and upload speeds are identical.

TYPES OF DATA CONNECTION

Although fibre and wireless leased lines are best for the primary data connection there are other data connectivity solutions available.

Fibre Leased Line

Speeds up to 10Gbps

Delivered over end-to-end fibre cables

Available in most locations

Guaranteed, symmetrical speeds up to 10Gbps

Ideal for large businesses looking for a superfast, resilient, and always available solution.

Wireless Leased Line

Speeds up to 10Gbps

Delivered using microwave links between two points with a line of sight

Available where a nearby transmitter can be used as a beaming point

Guaranteed, symmetrical speeds up to 10Gbps

Ideal for large businesses looking for a superfast, resilient, and always available solution

Ethernet First Mile (EFM)

Speeds up to 30Mbps

Delivered over multiple copper wires instead of fibre

Available across the UK

Guaranteed, symmetrical speeds up to a max of 30Mbps

Ideal for businesses looking for a speed upgrade where no fibre is available.

Ethernet Over Fibre To The Cabinet (EoFTTC)

Speeds up to 80Mbps

Delivered over a combination of copper and fibre cables

Available anywhere fibre broadband is installed

Asynchronous which means it has faster download speeds than upload speeds

Ideal for businesses looking for an entry-level, cost-effective solution.

ADSL

Low cost and installed fast

Delivered over standard copper telephone lines

Available across the UK

Asynchronous which means it has faster download speeds than upload speeds

Ideal for backup use or for very small offices.

4G

Speeds up to 100Mbps

Delivered over the 4G data network(s) using single or multi-SIM routers

Available across most of the UK

Asynchronous which means it has faster download speeds than upload speeds

Ideal for backup use of in locations of a temporary nature

Case Studies

Event organiser mcl create contacted us to provide a wireless data connection for an event in the historic Stirling Castle, Scotland.
The Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAS) and Souter Investments black tie event, “An Audience with Sir Richard Branson”, which was being held at the castle, required a big screen link up between ICAS President and the founder and Chair of transport company Stagecoach Group, Sir Brian Souter and Sir Richard Branson.
We provided a fully bonded 4g data connection and Sir Brian and Sir Richard’s Q & A session went without a hitch despite Sir Richard being located in Morocco.

Sir Brian Souter – An Audience with Sir Richard Branson Stirling Castle, Scotland

TNT’s location manager contacted us to provide a data connection solution for the TV production Will, the biggest budget US TV production ever to be shot in Wales.
Fusemedia provided a fully networked 4G wifi solution on six film shoots taking place at Dragon Studios and a number of remote Welsh castles during the filming.
This allowed the actors, crew and visitors to stay connected and ensure communication lines were maintained. We will definitely be using them again. Read more…

TNT Production Will Dragon Studios

Having had years of slow internet, due to the BT Line being 2 miles away from the Cabinet, Boningale Manor were only getting a maximum (on a good day) of 2Mbps download speed.
Having heard that 4G is a viable alternative solution in Rural areas the owners of Boningale Manor contacted fusemedia for help.
We provided a full 4g data network which allows guests to the manor house and its surrounding self catering apartments to login securely via a Welcome Page. Staff and guests can now enjoy speeds in excess of 32Mbps.

Boningale Manor Bed & Breakfast, Self Catering Apartments

The organisers of the 2018 GP14 World Sailing Championships needed Wi-Fi access for competitors and guests at the competition and got in touch.
We provided all 240 competitors and many more organisers, friends and family with free Wi-Fi for the entire event. We managed to provide secure password free access to the internet for competitors while pushing event sponsor coverage further than ever before.
We were also extremely proud to sponsor the event!

2018 GP14 World Sailing Championships Sponsorship Free Competitor and Guest Wi-Fi