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1 Telecom Business Continuity Solutions FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY

2 Business continuity? Perception versus reality Perceived biggest threats in 2005* Events causing disruption in ** IT / Telecom protection is still underestimated * Source: the Business Continuity Institute, 2005 Total > 100% because several answers were allowed ** Source: The Chartered Management Institute, supported by COLT Telecom Group Plc, Nortel Networks and the Business Continuity Institute, Total > 100% because several answers were allowed 2 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

3 How a Telecom Service Provider can help you WAN, MAN & Customer Premise Equipment SAN: Storage Area Network Secure Data Centres, Secure Storage & Secure Backup Ethernet Services Internet Services Recovery Voice Services 3 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

4 Fully secure and resilient networks 4 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

5 Fully secure and resilient metropolitan area networks >Ring design with distinct physical fibre paths: Core network s availability = 99,999% >Resilience options at your building: Standard Dual Electronics (i.e. CPE equipment) Dual entry Dual entry + Dual electronics 5 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

6 How a Telecom Service Provider can help you WAN, MAN & Customer Premise Equipment SAN: Storage Area Network Secure Data Centres, Secure Storage & Secure Backup Ethernet Services Internet Services Recovery Voice Services 6 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

7 Solutions Storage area networks > Fully mirrored solutions at Gigabit/s speed > Failover to second site instantaneously > Mission-critical servers high availability > Security portfolio: anti-spam/virus, intrusion detection and prevention 7 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

8 How a Telecom Service Provider can help you WAN, MAN & Customer Premise Equipment SAN: Storage Area Network Secure Data Centres, Secure Storage & Secure Backup Ethernet Services Internet Services Recovery Voice Services 8 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

9 Secure Data Centres > Continuously monitored 24/7 > Fully integrated into Telecom Networks, ensuring end-to-end Service Level Agreements > Flexible level of support and connectivity Telecom Service Providers designs, builds and manages robust, secure, cost-effective IT infrastructure solutions for your business > Independently audited > Best Technology Vendors certified 9 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

10 Data Centres Solutions Highly available server infrastructure Storage and Backup Always On Network Managed Security > Consolidate and refresh > Update and consolidate hardware and systems > Mission Critical servers high availability > Disaster Recovery > Business continuity Fully mirrored solutions > Managed Firewalls > Antivirus / antispam content filtering > Monitoring and reporting Customer self-service Service packages Cold-site failover > Backup Hosted and CPE across network > Archiving > Use expensive disaster recovery hardware in production > Failover to second site instantaneously > Intrusion detection and prevention > Security event reporting > Hosted secure Internet access for VPN 10 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

11 Data Centre Solutions: Always On > Multiple, resilient data centres with geographic load balancing > High bandwidth connectivity > Ability to integrate with customer or other disaster recovery site Optimising service performance and mission critical application availability 11 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

12 How a Telecom Service Provider can help you WAN, MAN & Customer Premise Equipment SAN: Storage Area Network Secure Data Centres, Secure Storage & Secure Backup Ethernet Services Internet Services Recovery Voice Services 12 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

13 How do Ethernet services fit with other data services? > High speed Ethernet in your core network > Connectivity to data centres > IP VPN or ATM/FR in branch sites 13 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

14 Solutions LAN/WAN convergence and integrated data centres > Simpler, flatter network: No need for a WAN interface > Granularity of bandwidths > Scalability on demand > Consistent (and low) latency > Reduction in total cost of ownership 14 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

15 How a Telecom Service Provider can help you WAN, MAN & Customer Premise Equipment SAN: Storage Area Network Secure Data Centres, Secure Storage & Secure Backup Ethernet Services Internet Services Recovery Voice Services 15 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

16 Internet access services: Resilience & Backup Resilience: > Option1: Resilient 2 diversely routed circuits and 2 routers to Internet > Option 2: Multi-homed 1 circuit / router to ISP1 and 1 circuit / Router connected to ISP2 Backup: ISDN or DSL options Guarantee high availability of internet access services 16 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

17 Internet access services: Protection Against DDOS > Protect against (D)DOS (Distributed) Denial Of Service > All Traffic is routed via the IP Guardian platform > Cleaned Traffic is forwarded to customer site Prevent the Internet link to be flooded with traffic generated by the DDOS attack 17 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

18 Solutions WAN, MAN & Customer Premise Equipment SAN: Storage Area Network Secure Data Centres, Secure Storage & Secure Backup Ethernet Services Internet Services Recovery Voice Services 18 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

19 Voice recovery services solution Voice Line Disaster Recovery > Seamless redirection of incoming calls > Flexibility to modify routing plans via a web-based application > Disaster recovery plan agreed beforehand when service is ordered > Fast activation via a free phone call and password security 19 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

20 Resume > MAN, WAN and Premises resilient Infra structure > Ethernet and SAN Solutions for Disaster Recovery Sites > Secure Datacenters > Resilent Services (Internet, IP VPN, Voice, etc) 20 COLT Business Continuity Solutions

21 Thank you for your attention FOR INTERNAL USE ONLY

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