Ethernet over TDM
Leverage existing SDH/SONET, E1/DS1, E3/DS3 infrastructure to cost effectively deliver Ethernet and IP services.
Business customers are asking for Ethernet services. But, much of your network infrastructure is built on a SDH/SONET/TDM foundation that wasn’t designed for Ethernet. With Overture's Ethernet over TDM solutions, you can repurpose this network to deliver premium Ethernet services, accelerating the transformation to Carrier Ethernet infrastructure and services.
Overture’s Ethernet over TDM solutions are Carrier Ethernet 2.0 Certified, and enable service providers to bring performance-assured Ethernet services to customers when fiber access is not an option. These solutions allow providers to reduce and defer capital expenses compared to building and integrating a complete Ethernet overlay network. Customers retain reliability of underlying SDH/SONET/TDM transport while adding fast service turn-up and standards based mapping protocols. Performance assurance is delivered with industry standard OAM protocols such as ITU Y.1731, IEEE 802.1ag and ITU Y.1564.
The Overture 34 Carrier Ethernet over E3 edge solution helps service providers and operators deliver premium Ethernet services to locations across E3 access circuits. Offering business-class Ethernet services with strong Class of Service (CoS) and OAM features, the Overture 34 offers much more than raw Ethernet transport.
The Overture 45/45+ Carrier Ethernet over DS3 edge solution helps service providers and operators deliver premium Ethernet services to locations across readily available DS3 access circuits. Offering business-class Ethernet services with strong Class of Service (CoS) and OAM features, the Overture 45/45+ offers much more than raw Ethernet transport.
The Overture 140 and Overture 180 cost-effectively extend Carrier Ethernet services to all customers over readily available T1/E1 facilities. Offering business-class Ethernet services with strong Class of Service (CoS) features, the Overture 140 and Overture 180 offer much more than raw Ethernet transport.
The Overture 500 series provides a cost-effective solution for bonding multiple PDH signals (T1 or E1) into a single Ethernet connection, delivering over 10 Mbps of Ethernet service capacity to any business customer regardless of rate, reach, or facility availability issues.
The Overture 1400 Carrier Ethernet edge platform simplifies the transition from traditional TDM infrastructure to an all-optical Ethernet network. The Overture 1400 is a sophisticated Carrier Ethernet edge demarcation unit with optional DS3/E3, SONET/SDH network facing interfaces. As part of Overture's universal Ethernet services platform — now ranging from 1 Mbps to 10 Gbps – the 1400 provides a complete toolkit for service differentiation and performance assurance along with the operational efficiency offered by the family of flexible platforms.
The Overture 6000 Multi-service Carrier Ethernet Aggregation platform is specifically designed to accelerate the transformation to Carrier Ethernet infrastructure and services. The Overture 6000 will help you deliver and manage a ubiquitous Carrier Ethernet service. Reach your customer sites from a single aggregation platform regardless of the access infrastructure in place.
The Overture 6100 is a modular, multi-service platform designed to enable carriers to offer any service over any media via any port or slot from one compact, ultra-dense chassis. The Overture 6100 supports Ethernet over Copper customer premises equipment (CPE) via the Overture 400 Series. Ethernet over Time Division Multiplexing (TDM) and Ethernet over NxT1/E1 are supported via the Overture500 Series as well as TDM over Ethernet CPE through the Overture 600 Series with PWE3-plus--our revolutionary patented method of simultaneously transporting native Ethernet and native TDM over copper for Mobile Backhaul solutions.