Time Warner Cable Touts Speed Capabilities for Future Regional Network

  Time Warner Cable Touts Speed Capabilities for Future Regional Network

Business Wire

RALEIGH, N.C. -- April 3, 2013

Time Warner Cable (TWC), one of the largest providers of video, high-speed
data and voice services in the United States, has formally submitted a bid to
play an integral role in the North Carolina Next Generation Network (NCNGN)
project. The NCNGN is a regional initiative to support educational and
economic development by accelerating the deployment of ultra-high-speed
Internet access.

“With more than 6,600 employees and 1.6 million customers in North Carolina,
Time Warner Cable has a vested interest in the region’s continued success and
development,” said Rob Marcus, Time Warner Cable president and chief operating
officer. “We have a long history of providing innovative technology to the
state and believe our highly reliable, advanced network can exceed the future
requirements of the NCNGN to deliver speeds of 1 Gigabit per second.”

Already, Time Warner Cable Business Class (TWCBC) is the largest school data
provider in North Carolina, serving 25 school systems across the state. With
TWCBC’s education investment, 16 of those systems and more than 717 schools
utilize superfast speeds up to 1 Gigabit today. To date, Time Warner Cable has
invested more than $1.5 billion and built more than 28,000 miles of fiber and
coax infrastructure throughout the areas covered in the NCNGN request for

“Time Warner Cable has been a valued business partner for the state of North
Carolina and is committed to seeing the state succeed,” said North Carolina
Representative Marilyn Avila. “The additional infrastructure investment Time
Warner Cable proposes will position our region with even more broadband
capabilities that can lead to educational and economic growth.”

“As a technology leader in Raleigh and across the country, Time Warner Cable
is well-positioned to help our community thrive by bringing the next
generation broadband network to our area,” said North Carolina Senator Neal

“We remain committed to delivering products that meet the high-speed data
needs of our customers who want the fastest speeds for their computers,
smartphones and game consoles. Our network is capable of, and is already
delivering, multiple Gigabit speeds and so much more, meeting customers’ needs
today and into the future,” added Marcus.

About Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video,
high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than
15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner
Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of
all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and managed and
outsourced information technology solutions and cloud services. Time Warner
Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national,
regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More
information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at
www.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.


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Scott Pryzwansky
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