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IP/ETHERNET Solutions - Internet transit and EPL

Ethernet Private Lines services (EWS) and Global Internet Transit Services

Farice offers data transport services on own Metro Ethernet (MEF compatible)  network as well as DWDM (10G/100G) and STM-1/STM-4 point-to-point services. IP Transit services (BGP peering).

Services are offered on a lease basis with a one-year minimum contract period.

ETHERNET WIRE SERVICES  (EPL = Ethernet private Line) (LAYER 1/2)

  • Service delivered over 10GbE and 1GbE interfaces.
  • Layer 2 Ethernet Wire Services (EWS) between 2 POPs in Iceland, Amsterdam and London on 1GbE and 10GbE interfaces.
  • Burstable Ethernet services or Priority Ethernet services (leased line replacement).
  • Protected service over the diverse routes (two submarine cables) optional
  • Ethernet Wire Service functions in the same way as EPL or Ethernet Private Line (Ethernet over SDH) which is a transparent point to point service.  Designed to carry all VLAN tags transparently end to end for example.  Service Frame's header and payload are identical at both the source and destination UNI.
  • Compatible to the Metro Ethernet Forum E-LINE/EPL point-to-point services 
  • Jumbo frames support (9000 bytes).


  • Service delivered on 10GbE and 1GbE interfaces.
  • Service delivered in Suðurlandsbraut 28 (MULI) , Reykjavík and Verne Data Center (KEF AIRPORT) in Iceland.
  • Committed capacity with 95% burstable billing or full port rate pricing.
  • Multi-homed uplink transit providers.
  • One-hop to content providers and networks on AMS-IX and LINX 

If you have any sales enquiries regarding any of our services or would like further information please  contact is or go to the contact siteThank you!