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Network Services Catalog of Services: Metro DWDM

OTS/NS offers high bandwidth optical data transport between three data centers in the Baton Rouge metropolitan area. The Metro Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing service provides transparent, protocol independent, bit-rate transport of numerous service types. This service is ideally suited for mainframe connectivity, business continuity/disaster recovery solutions, Ethernet transport and optical storage connectivity. These services are provided through contracted CenturyLink services.

Service Locations (Baton Rouge)

  • Information Services Building, 1800 North Third Street

  • Department of Public Safety Data Processing Center, 8001 Independence Boulevard

  • LSU's Frey Computing Service Center, Northeastern corner of Tower and South Stadium roads on LSU campus

Service Offerings
All connections are provided as singe point-to-point transport circuit.

Billing Rates 

Protocol  Monthly Rate
Fast Ethernet (100Base-FX) 590.00 
Fibre Channel 100990.00
Fibre Channel 2001,820.00
FICON Express 1,820.00 
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-LX) 990.00
Gigabit Ethernet (1000Base-SX) 990.00 
10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GBase-LX) 4,165.00 
10 Gigabit Ethernet (10GBase-SX) 4,165.00 

For any other protocols, contact OTS/NS Customer Service Provisioning.

How to Order
Submit a Metro DWDM Order Form (NS-53) to OTS/NS Customer Service Provisioning.

Trouble Reporting
Metro DWDM problems should be reported to the OTS/NS Tech Support.

NS-53 Metro DWDM Order Form 

SectionCustomer Service Provisioning
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