A Wholesale Internet service is a large bandwidth connection providing a high-speed Internet connection delivered over fiber optic lines or in a datacenter. Wholesale Internet access is used by businesses that are engaged in web based applications, media, telecommunications, or providing ISP services. This dedicated connection provides the network needed to support customer applications over the web and distributing Internet connectivity to end users. Wholesale Internet providers offer many speeds ranging from Gigabit to Terabit Ethernet access. Wholesale Internet access is also known as Wholesale Carrier Ethernet, Wholesale ISP, Wholesale WISP, Wholesale Bandwidth, or Lit Fiber Service.