Solutions for Carriers and Service Providers

As a Carrier or Service Provider, your goal is reliable and scalable connectivity at an optimized cost level, to guarantee your end user customer satisfaction while maintaining your margins. With one of the largest and most efficient optical IP networks in operation, Cogent provides the connectivity solutions you need, at affordable costs.

Cogent's worldwide Tier 1 optical IP network is one of the largest of its kind, with over 57,400 long-haul route fiber miles, direct IP connectivity to more than 6,760 AS (Autonomous System) networks around the world and over 185 Tbps internetworking capacity. Cogent's network is IPv6 and MPLS enabled, providing state-of-the-art solutions for businesses. Being a facilities-based carrier, Cogent takes advantage of full end-to-end control over its transport and routing technology to provide reliable and scalable service.

If you are an Internet Service Provider to consumers (B2C), wireless or wireline, Cogent's scalable, affordable and high quality IP Transit service will connect you and your customers to the most popular Content and Application Providers on the Internet, from more service locations in North America, Europe and Asia than any other Tier 1 carrier.

  • From Miami to Dublin or from Seattle to Sofia, Cogent connects in 43 countries to virtually all major traffic exchange points, including more than 1154 data centers and major submarine cable landing stations. Find out where Cogent's nearest point of presence to your network is located.
  • If you are further looking to interconnect with other Service Providers at a remote location, such as a public Internet exchange point, Cogent's Ethernet transport services can bring you there.

Carriers or Service Providers for Businesses or Research & Education (B2B) will also benefit from Cogent's IP Transit service for their IP upstream needs and can take advantage of Cogent's Ethernet transport services (Off-Net) or Dedicated Internet Access services to connect their locations in North America, Europe and Asia.

  • There are more than 2,737 On-Net locations directly connected to Cogent's network, among them over 1,751 of the most prestigious office buildings in North America. Check now if your service location is among them.
  • Cogent's services are also available Off-Net in virtually any other location in over 204 markets across North America, Europe and Asia, through tail circuits provided by local partners. Request a quote now and compare with your current providers.

All Carriers and Service Providers also need colocation for housing their IT and networking equipment. With 53 Cogent Data Centers in operation, conveniently located across North America and Europe, Cogent provides you with state-of-the-art colocation solutions. Find out where Cogent can provide you with the most suitable location.

Cogent services include flexible contract terms, fast service delivery, best-in-class quality of service backed by a strong SLA, knowledgeable, reactive customer support and simple billing.

Please browse through our Products & Services to find solutions that match your requirements, and get in touch with Cogent's local representatives for a quote.

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Cogent is one of the world's largest Internet Service Providers, delivering high quality Internet, Ethernet and Colocation services to over 84,000 Enterprise and NetCentric customers. Cogent serves over 204 markets in 43 countries across its facilities-based, all-optical IP network.

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