Carrier Services Backhaul South Africa

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By using our website you agree to our Cookie Policy.

National Long Distance (Backhaul) -Ethernet Wave Service

MTN's next generation optical network increases reliability and predictability with low round trip delay and jitter. MTN's National Long-Distance Network is available in all Major Metro and small towns throughout South Africa.


  • MTN's long haul network is built on an industry leading platform, optimized for data services
  • Provides secure, dedicated, point-to-point transport service using optical wavelength with ethernet interfaces
  • Capable of offering 10 Gbps and 100 Gbps speeds
  • MTN has over 18 000Km of fibre rolled out in SA
  • Network Edge expands into metros for better access to last mile coverage
  • Connectivity to a growing portfolio of share tenants
  • Service Level Agreements include availability, MTTR, install and roundtrip delay commitments


  • Protected and unprotected transportation options
  • Sprint 24x7x365 network monitoring
  • Nationwide alternate routing offers unparalleled diversity and network reliability


  • Ability to support both regional, nationwide requirements
  • Client ports include transparent, ethernet, fiber channel, SONET, video, OTN
  • Our network is application agnostic, supporting all business-critical applications and cloud/hosted solutions

Cost Effective:

  • Simple, flat-rate pricing
  • Wave hardware is more cost effective than traditional routing hardware
View all