Ethernet Direct

High performance, pre-defined routes and guaranteed latency to meet your specific requirements

Ethernet Direct is positioned to provide high-performing, pre-defined, fixed routes with reserved capacity and guaranteed latency over an uncontended network, equipping you and your business with the scalability and network reliability you require.

Features & Benefits

  • Defined Routing & Latency

    GTT’s Ethernet Direct service is an offering for clients seeking guaranteed routes and latency SLAs between key financial markets, data centres and carrier hotels over a service-specific platform. Ethernet Direct can be used by organizations across diverse industries, as well as service providers. The product is particularly suited for the financial industry, including trading firms that may require a lower-bandwidth alternative to wavelength services. Financial organizations can also leverage our low-latency network to access over 60 unique routes and more than 130 financial exchanges. Ethernet Direct leverages GTT Express, the lowest latency trans-Atlantic cable, to enable fast connectivity.

  • Customizable Solutions with Consistent Performance

    GTT Ethernet Direct is customizable to meet your specific routes, diversity and latency performance requirements. The service offers reserved and dedicated bandwidth on client-specified routes for consistent performance and high reliability. The service is available with protected and unprotected options or with diverse pair resilience.  It is available in point-to-multipoint and point-to-point configurations.


  • Point-to-multipoint and point-to-point Ethernet configurations

  • Fixed routing

  • Guaranteed routes & latency SLAs

  • Protection options available

  • Highly flexible bandwidth

  • Global coverage with optimised latency performance

  • Robust SLAs

    Availability: 99.9% (Unprotected), 99.995% (Protected)

    Frame/packet loss ratio: ≤0.1%

    Frame jitter: ≤2ms

    Route-specific Latency

  • Up to 9000 byte MTU

  • Fully transparent

  • GigE, 10 GigE ports

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