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Find metro ethernet service providers in Columbia, Maryland


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Serving broadband to businesses in Columbia, Maryland since 2002.
Columbia Maryland metro ethernet providers

How does Ethernet compare?

Service Speed (mbps) Average
Price
Price
per Meg
DS1 (T1) 1.54 $350 $233.32
DS3 45 $3,000 $66.67
Ethernet over Copper 10 $552 $55.20
Fast Ethernet 100 $2,100 $21.00
Gigabit Ethernet 1000 $5,500 $5.50

In Their Own Words:

"As the head of IT, it is my job to make sure that our enterprise has enough bandwidth to function efficiently. When we outgrew our T1 line I knew that we were going to be looking at either a bonded T1 of fractional DS3. Thankfully I found this web site and learned that I could get an XO Ethernet over copper 10MB connection for under $1000. It wasn't too long ago that just 1.5BM cost about that same amount!"
Jimmy Cosgrove

Gigabit Ethernet in the following cities in Maryland:

Can I order Ethernet service online?

Not yet. Even if our Metro Ethernet lookup tool shows you are in an On-Net building, we must still go through a manual check on both pricing and service availability. However, know that our Ethernet Experts are here to assist you with every step of the process.


Why is Metro Ethernet Important to Columbia Maryland Businesses?

Many major telecom carriers, such as cavalier, Telnes, level 3, and Megapath, offer gigabit Ethernet services in Columbia Maryland. Using Ethernet technology, Columbia Maryland businesses can connect to the network by residing close to the physical Lit Building of ISPs. Without adding any Local Phone Company, it greatly reduces the cost and increases the amount of speed the ISP can provide. You may compare the two type connections below:

The connection with Local Phone Company looks like this:

Regular SONET

The connectoin with Ethernet technology is illustrated below:

Ethernet Connection



How is this tool valuable?

The GeoQuote Ethernet locator is valuable for people or business who are looking to:
  • substantially upgrade their current broadband connections.
  • move into a building with existing carrier facilities.
  • establish a direct relationship with a provider without the local Bell in the equation.
  • gather information that will be helpful in the planning stages of broadband deployment for a new real-estate development.
  • find a carrier who provides QoS (Quality of Service) guarantees. Since the carrier you select is in complete control of your connection, it is much easier for them to provide QoS.

How does this tool work?
  1. Enter your street address in the form above.
  2. You will see a map with markers around your location. That tells you that some major telecom service providers offer the ethernet service there.
  3. Enter your contact information, such as your phone number, email address, our staff of Ethernet service experts will contact you about the services.

Is this lookup tool free?

Yes. We do not require that you pay a fee to access this information - however, we do require that you purchase service through us if you decide to buy. We are compensated from the participating carriers when you order through us, which pays for the development and maintenance of this web site.