Virtual Private Network (VPN)
- VPN enables private and public institutions to connect with their various branches and to establish their own private networks.
- The service enables you to share information and activate all information technology systems inside your branches via fixed and mobile options.
- It is available all over Ethiopia in areas covered by our terrestrial and mobile network that support data services.
We provide VPN services through:
- Mobile Broadband VPN
- Fixed Broadband VPN
Mobile VPN Monthly Package Offers
|Mobile VPN Monthly Package Tariff|
|Package Type||Old Price||New Price|
|4GB||Bir. 350||Bir. 250|
|8GB||Bir. 600||Bir. 450|
|10GB||Bir. 700||Bir. 520|
|20GB||Br. 1300||Bir. 890|
|Unlimited||Bir. 3000||Bir. 1510|
Fixed Broadband VPN
Fixed Wired and wireless broadband VPN helps companies to connect Branches application and data center to head office. It is a service that enables secured communications inside an organization.
The VPN uses a shared public telecommunication infrastructure, such as internet, to provide remote offices or individuals secure access to their organization’s network and data.
We offer VPN service mainly through MPLS (Multi-Protocol Labeled Switch), the most cost-effective way to have a secured connection between different sites/branches of an organization.
Benefits of VPN service
- Secured Data Communication
- You can manage your geographically scattered branches from in one place
- Business continuity
- Reduces operational cost of your business
|Wired MPLS-VPN|| Fixed Wireless MPLS-VPN
|Monthly usage fee||Subscription fee||Monthly usage fee||Subscription fee|
|4 Mbps||8,325.00||1,373.92|| 9,712.50
- Prices are exclusive of VAT
- Tariff does not include Modem price
Fixed Broadband Local MPLS VPN Tariff
|Access Speed||Monthly Rent(ETB)|
- All tariffs are VAT inclusive
- For more than 1Gbps access speed price:
Y= 1Gbps price +200 *(N-1024)
- Where Y is the price of the required access speed (in, Gbps) with VAT
- N: the required access speed
- The constant 200: per Mbps price
- Requested access speed shall be entered in Mbps in the above formula.
- The constant number 1024: the Mbps equivalent for 1Gbps
- Subscription, reconnection, name change, ownership change and line shifting/relocation fees are free.
Fixed Wireless Broadband VPN
It is a VPN service with wireless access but fixed in a certain location. The service can be given through different access methods like Aironet and VSAT.
- Used as wireless back up for business continuity
- Reduces operational cost
- Facilitates connectivity where there is no territorial (wired network)
- Scalability – Customers enjoy faster provisioning to connect new sites, new
users, and new applications
- High Availability
- Security and customer-defined access control – Customers can enforce their private security policy to administrate which users can access which portions of the network.
FIXED LOCAL WIRELESS MPLS -VPN via VSAT
|Speed option||Old Monthly Tariff||New Monthly Tariff|
|4 MB||New offer||28,880|
|5 MB||New offer||31,768|
- For VSAT Broadband Voice + VPN service request, voice subscription and rental fee will be added on top of the VPN subscription and rental fee
- Voice only service can’t be offered
- Voice channel request: maximum of 6 voice channels provided to one customer
- The subscription and usage tariff for voice channel will be the same as fixed line
- Usage tariff not included in this tariff
- All tariffs are VAT inclusive
- The subscription fee is inclusive of stamp duty
Fixed Broadband Wireless International MPLS VPN
We provide international MPLS (Multi-Protocol Labeled Switch) and IPLC (International Private Leased Circuit (IPLC) to meet the growing demand of multinational and international organizations for secured international connectivity.
Both International MPLS and IPLC Services enable customers (mainly Multi-National corporations and International organizations to extend their reach into key overseas locations. It provides the means to establish connectivity for enterprise customers into their premises worldwide.
- International Private Leased Circuit (IPLC) is an internationally dedicated and secure digital point-to-point leased line service between two international locations, tailored to transmit data with utmost reliability and security.
- International MPLS is a secured, cost effective and shared service to connect two international locations.
|Cost effective||Dedicated end to end|
Both International MPLS and IPLC services can be offered with two options:
- Full Circuit IPLC/ International MPLS: with this solution you can get end to end connection and is offered under OSS (One Stop Shop). E.g. If Coca cola Ethiopia Branch requests to be connected with HQ in USA, we will provide end to end connectivity by partnering with international operators/partners who have an agreement with us.
- Half Circuit IPLC/ International MPLS– With this solution we will provide you a half leg IPLC or international MPLS connection from customers’ premise located in Ethiopia up to any of Ethiopian boarders and this service will be delivered with two scenarios:
- Scenario 1: – we will provide connectivity only up to any of Ethiopian boarder. Customer will be obliged to make payments based on the up-to-boarder tariff.
- Scenario 2: – we can provide extended Half Circuit International MPLS up to London. The customer is obliged to make the payments based on the
Mobile Broadband VPN service
VPN is an extension of Virtual Private Network (VPN) to the mobile broadband access mechanism. The service is provided through 4G, 3G & EVDO options.
It allows people or branches to access the LAN environment in a secure and simple manner while away from the office environment.
Each connection is defined by a unique, private Access Point Name (APN).