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Virtual ISP

Up to 2,000 end users

Ideal for businesses that have minimal investment and start up costs.

Available products:
Broadband Complete

Specialist ISP

2,000 to 200,000 end users

Ideal for businesses that require their own network infrastructure, internet access.

Available products:
Wholesale Broadband Managed Connect (WBMC)

Large consumer ISP

Over 200,000 end users

Ideal for businesses that already have their own national network infrastructure.

Available products:
Wholesale Broadband Connect (WBC)
IPstream Connect

Broadband Comparison

Fibre (FTTP) Fibre (FTTC) ADSL and ADSL2+ ADSL
Description BT superfast fibre direct to the end users premises. BT superfast fibre to the cabinet over our 21C core network. BT next generation ADSL2+ using our 21C core network. BT legacy ADSL based broadband offering.
Available products WBC
Broadband Complete
Broadband Complete
IPstream Connect
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Max downstream speed
(Up to) Mbps
330 80 24 8
Max upstream speed
(Up to) Mbps
30 20 1.28
(2.5 with Annex M)
Minimum throughput SLA options (Up to) Mbps 60* 60* 12* 3*
Price For full details of the prices please see our service provider price list.
Coverage / availability 37%
(FTTP on demand)**
86%*** 99.8%
(96% ADSL2+)***
Total coverage BT Wholesale cover 99.8% of UK lines
Repair SLA options Within 7hr / 20hr / 40hr fix
Ordering options XML via B2B gateway or Web portal
Fault submission options XML via B2B gateway or Web portal

* Maximum SLA options speed.

** Coverage shown is for FTTP on demand. Coverage of FTTP is 1.1% of premises passed.

*** Coverage shown indicates combined ADSL coverage offered through WBC and IPstream Connect. WBC ADSL is available for 96% of lines, IPstream Connect on a further 3.8% of lines. All coverage figures correct as of September 2016. FTTC coverage figures expressed as % of premises passed, WBC ADSL figures presented as % of lines covered.

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