Flexible, business-grade Internet access
In today’s business environment, downtime isn’t an option and adequate Internet access simply isn’t enough.
The answer is hSo Internet Access. Non-contended and resilient, it plugs you straight into the Internet via a dedicated link. Using our 20+ world-class data centres, it delivers flexible, true business-grade connectivity with unmetered bandwidth.
We can combine circuits to deliver high levels of uptime. And we can install a backup failover connection, in case an issue occurs with your main circuit.
From 2Mb to 10,000Mb (10Gb).
hSo directly peers the vast majority of its traffic. We have many peering partners, IX memberships and data centres. Get better connectivity with less latency / jitter.
Our UK-based technicians are always on hand to help keep everything running smoothly.
We proactively monitor your circuit 24/7, ready to nip in the bud any potential issues. Our service can be fully managed and is backed by rigorous SLAs too.
We offer dedicated, uncontended bandwidth to maximise your Internet uptime and speed.
We offer FREE installation on contracts of three years or more.
Independent auditors check the quality of our services. They have certified hSo for Quality (ISO 9001), Information Security (ISO 27001) and IT Service Management (ISO 20000).
Whatever the type of your business or size of your budget, we can tailor our range of uncontended solutions to your needs. From a 'fat pipe' connection for your main office, to small office or home office links over telephone lines.
We can deliver the leased line as part of a wider solution, for example one that incorporates Internet Access and a WAN.
|ADSL||Leased Line (using EFM)||Leased Line (using fibre)|
|Maximum possible download speed||Depends on location. Up to 20Mb||Up to 35Mb OR up to 20Mb||10,000Mb|
|Typical download speed||Varies a lot by location. 0.5Mb to 13Mb||2Mb, 4Mb, 6Mb, 8Mb, 10Mb||2Mb, 10Mb, 20Mb,100Mb|
|Typical upload speed||Depends on location. Up to 800kb||Same as download speed||Same as download speed|
|Unmetered?||Download limits often apply||Unmetered||Unmetered|
|Connection type||1 phone line||2-8 phone lines, depending on carrier||1 fibre-optic cable|
|Typical installation time||2 weeks (10 working days)||6 weeks (30 working days)||3-4 months (60-90 working days)|
|Fix time for physical circuit fault||Days||1 working day or less. Unlikely to take that long.||1 working day or less. Unlikely to take that long.|