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Private Ethernet

Private Ethernet

CEN’s carrier Private Ethernet Service allows members to connect multiple locations and their business systems economically, efficiently, and reliably with its scalable MPLS design. In most cases, these services are included in members’ Internet access offering at no additional cost. CEN's Network design and highly personalized service center provides for rapid set up, deployment and configuration control.

Included Features:


Simplified Service Configurations 

Add one or more virtual circuits to your existing CEN connection and connect any on-net site or cloud provider with advanced layer 2 or layer 3 services (AL2S/AL3S) private tunnels.   

Cost Effective

Can be added to existing handoffs at no additional cost. It’s a service request away from being done! 

Dedicated Connectivity 

Port or VLAN based Point-to-point (E-Line)multipoint-to-multipoint (E-LAN) or rooted-multipoint (E-Tree) configurations for connecting one or more locations. 

Scalable Capacity 

Bandwidth tiers ranging from 25Mbps to 100Gbps.

End-to-End Management 

Fully owned and operated by CEN, serviced by local technicians. 

24x7 Premier Support 

Backed by CEN’s 24x7x365 Network Operations Center (NOC) who proactively monitors your connection and provides unmatched local engineering support. 

Performance Monitoring 

View the usage history of all your connections though CEN’s custom monitoring portal.    

Use Cases:

Multipoint (E-LAN)

Point-to-Point (E-LINE)

Cloud Connect


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CEN’s scalable, resilient network design offers an unmatched combination of performance attributes for speed, latency, reliability, and security.

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CEN’s cost recovery model provides competitive pricing, custom tailored services, and larger feature sets as compared to other for-profit ISPs.


CEN's Connecticut based team backs its members with a 24/7/365 Network Operations Center (NOC) and access to senior technical staff for the most consistent, local, expert service available.