BES WES migrations

BES WES migrations

Change is constant in today’s world - technology is always evolving into something newer, bigger and faster. Taking advantage of these new developments often means changing technologies and this can be complex and time consuming.

Ethernet Access Direct (EAD) offers some major benefits over our legacy WES, WEES and BES products and there’s never been a better time to make that move. Read on to find out more about the benefits and how we can help you migrate with the minimum downtime and hassle.

Why migrate to Ethernet Access Direct?

On 21 December 2016 we formally announced a two year extension to the end-of-life support date for our legacy products -WES/WEES/BES - until 31 March 2020. Ethernet Access Direct (EAD) supersedes our legacy products giving you a single, simple choice with common terms and conditions, pricing and technical capabilities. Let’s take a quick look at the main benefits:

  • Great rental and resilience prices – take advantage of our great prices and protect your business for less
  • Latest technology in our portfolio -single fibre connectivity with less need for civil engineering
  • Enhanced diagnostics – more control with the potential to deliver faster repair times
  • Revised chassis - save money in the Exchange through improved rack utilisation
  • Future proof - next generation compatible
  • Competitive edge with EAD you can offer your customers higher capacity circuits