If you want to extend your private office network across a public network, such as your business internet, you have a few options:
MPLS stands for Multi-Protocol Label Switching which is just a technology used to route data or traffic between various sites. MPLS is a technology that has been established since 1998 and is often essential for mission critical business documents to ensure they are delivered securely to their destination.
Retail is a good example of how a business can really benefit from using MPLS technology. Imagine a retail store has 100 shops each one with a point of sale device which needs to send its data quickly to the stores processing data centre. MPLS is the quickest and most secure way to do this. If you have multiple sites sending data traffic between each site MPLS will ensure it’s sent in the quickest and most secure way possible.
Before MPLS traditional networks would use IP routing which is much more time consuming and naturally doesn’t make sense for fast moving businesses. It also could only forward a certain type of data whereas MPLS will forward any type.
The key benefits of MPLS are:
So to get your free MPLS quote today fill out our WAN contact form with as much information as possible and one of our specialists will get in touch.