CTE Global Connectivity Brochure

CTE's highly dependable international private lines (IPL) solutions provide secure end-to-end communication to connect your business across the globe.

Global Connectivity Secure end-to-end communication


Connect for performance, speed and security with a fully managed network

IPLC (International Private Line Circuits) Our IPLC service is for multinational corporations that need fully managed and dedicated end-to-end, digital connections. It’s designed for the demands of industries ranging from banking, finance and securities all the way through to media, web portals and education. IPLC provides you with flexible, high- quality and scalable dedicated connections to your offices, suppliers, and customers around the world. You get transparent data transmission for local area networks, regional data centres, and other mission-critical voice, data and video applications.

As your organisation expands across the globe, you need robust and flexible communication networks. Security, speed and ability to scale – all of these are crucial to the growth of your business.

Rely on our highly dependable international private lines (IPL) solutions for secure end-to-end communication to connect your business across the globe. Focus on growing your business while we take care of the network infrastructure and give you the international support you need.

Security is the key

With China Telecom Europe’s IPLC you get:

Organisations doing business between Europe and China require secure, reliable end-to-end communications that combine operational flexibility with bottom line cost effectiveness. China Telecom (Europe) meets your needs with highly dependable international private line (IPL) solutions.China Telecom (Europe) are the leading providers of private network services between Europe and China, offering more networks than any other

Secure, reliable, end-to-end connections in Europe and China

A wide range of circuit speeds, features and Service Level Agreements

Connections that are ideal for international internet access, business data, video conferencing and more

24/7/365 proactive monitoring and management via our two Network Operation Centres A single point of contact for service ordering, billing, customer service and operational support

provider. Our dedicated European-based service teams are your single point of contact for service ordering, billing, customer service and operational support. Our IPLC and IEPL services come with fast provisioning, rapid problem solving and highly competitive pricing.

A fully redundant, self-healing SDH fibre network

China Telecom’s worldwide transmission network equips its IPLC service with a number of features such as multiple touting options, main and backup flexibility, high reliability, multi-services carrying and strong management ability.

 Why choose CTE’s Global Connectivity Solutions?

Key Features

Global Coverage

 SDH protection switching function, capable of ensuring end-to-end dedicated international bandwidth with minimal transmission delay and maximum network security, supporting the applications of a variety of real-time critical tasks Resilient system design and network implementation against single point of failure  Multiple protection technologies incorporated in self-healing and alternative routing capabilities

China Expertise

Service Level Agreement (SLA) with a comprehensive list of guarantees Full spectrum of bandwidth options available, ranging from 64K to STM-64 Variable communication speed: NX64K, 2M, 45M, 155M, 622M, 2.5G, 10G, 100G

Security and Low Latency

A variety of services: data, video, voice and other business transmissions End-to-end physical isolation, customer dedicated bandwidth and protection 99.9% or greater network availability in key customer demanding areas Clear channel capability catering to a wide range of data types, from time-sensitive applications to high security needs Real-time network performance monitoring Mean time to repair ≤4 hours

Contact us today to find out more Call CTE on +44 020 7537 7156 or email us at info.europe@chinatelecomglobal.com


 System Diagram

Key Features

Low latency and high reliability With qualifying standard certifications MEF9 and MEF14, we can provide global customers with International Ethernet Private Line services based on their own and other partners’ network resources Physical isolation between customers and exclusive bandwidth with high security and superior network performance Enhanced flexibility and scalability Flexible adjustment of bandwidth from 2M to 100 Gbps according to actual requirements 99.9% or greater network availability in key demanding areas  Mean time to repair ≤4 hours Cost effectiveness Standard and widely applicable Ethernet interface, without new equipment investment, ensuring simple network upgrading and short delivery time

 IEPL (International Ethernet Private Lines) Many of our carrier and enterprise customers need a private network for China, and our suite of fully-managed Ethernet-based network services are developed specifically to meet your demands for performance, speed and security. IEPL lets you choose dedicated, point-to-point or point-to-multi-point international connectivity both through China Telecom’s own POPs and through services offered with our carrier partners around the world. The service offers high flexibility and security for easy LAN extension, WAN connection and high bandwidth or high traffic volume applications. China Telecom IEPL adopts Ethernet over SDH technology to provide customers with long-distance/ transnational Ethernet Private Line service with access rates between 2M and 10G, and allows point- to-point or point-to-multipoint communication.

 System Diagrams

With China Telecom Europe’s IEPL you get:

Options for dedicated, point- to-point, or point-to-multipoint connectivity Connections through standard Ethernet interfaces (Ethernet, Fast Ethernet, Giga Ethernet, 10GE) Easy LAN extension, WAN connection, high bandwidth or high traffic volume applications

Global connectivity from our network of over 33 Submarine cables and high-speed terrestrial links with a total international transmission capacity of 840T, covering 72 countries and regions.

Fully-managed, international Ethernet- based network and bandwidth services

An end-to-end China private connectivity service based on our next generation SDH/SoNet Multi Service Transport Platform

Contact us today to find out more Call CTE on +44 020 7537 7156 or email us at info.europe@chinatelecomglobal.com

Access rates between 2 Mbps and 100 Gbps


 CTE Key Facts

Extensive European-Asia Network – transiting TMP, TEA, TEA2, TEA 4, CR2, TSR, SMW3, SMW4 and SMW5 cable systems

World’s largest 4G LTE FDD mobile operator (323 million mobile subscribers)

World’s largest broadband operator (127 million subscribers)

Owns and operates China’s largest optical fibre network: over 83,000km long, covering 70% of China’s territory and connecting all Chinese cities

Who is CTE?

Owns and operates ChinaNet, China’s largest Internet network

For companies who want to grow their businesses or establish a presence in China, or for Chinese enterprises that wish to expand overseas, CTE provides integrated telecoms and communications services. CTE is a wholly owned subsidiary of China Telecom Global (CTG), the international arm of China Telecom. CTE’s unrivalled knowledge of the Chinese market, and regional offices across Europe, make CTE an ideal partner for European and Asian businesses, including European multinational enterprises, Chinese enterprises in Europe, carriers, telecom service providers as well as Europe-based Chinese consumers. CTE seamlessly connects your global business to the world’s largest single marketplace. Our European-Asia Network has more terrestrial and submarine routes than any of our competitors, and domestically China Telecom owns the largest digital network in China. This results in superior lower latency, greater diversity and improved resilience when accessing business applications to and from China. CTE can bring all your international communications needs under one global contract, and give you the peace of mind that comes from knowing you’re in the safe hands of industry experts.

Owns and operates China’s largest MPLS VPN network, based on our next-generation, carrier-class, IPv6-capable Internet backbone network

Primary service provider in all 21 southern provinces in China

Owns comprehensive trans-Pacific cable systems, including China-U.S., Japan-U.S., SE-AME-WE3 inAPCN2, SMW3, SMW5, FASTER, Flag, TAE, etc.

International bilateral connectivity to 100+ countries

More than 670,000 professionals employed around the world #158 on Fortune’s Global 500 in 2020

Contact us today to find out more Call CTE on +44 020 7537 7156 or email us at info.europe@chinatelecomglobal.com

Head Office

Regional Offices and Support Centres

United Kingdom

Austria Denmark Greece Italy Poland

Spain Turkey Belarus France Hungary

Luxembourg Russia Sweden Czech Republic Germany

Ireland Netherlands Serbia Switzerland

2nd Floor, Bellerive House, 3 Muirfield Crescent, London E14 9SZ


Page 1 Page 2-3 Page 4-5 Page 6


Powered by