tw telecom Introduces 40 Gig and 100 Gig Connectivity for Enterprises
- Benefits enterprises seeking private, secure, reliable network connections
for Big Data applications
LITTLETON, Colo., June 27, 2013
LITTLETON, Colo., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- tw telecom inc., (NASDAQ:
TWTC) a leading national provider of managed services, including Business
Ethernet, converged and IP VPN solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S.
and globally, today introduced its metro 40 Gig and 100 Gig Business Ethernet
services in its 75 metro serving areas. The faster speeds complement its
current 2.5 Gig and 10 Gig intra-market Ethernet services.
"The addition of these faster speeds will enable enterprises to more
efficiently and effectively connect headquarters, remote offices and data
center locations across the metro for a variety of Big Data applications,"
said Graham Taylor, Senior Vice President for Marketing at tw telecom. "We
build our gigabit Business Ethernet services in direct, point-to-point
connections so the infrastructure remains highly efficient; enabling customers
to get massive transmission speeds to deploy their equipment and solution
anyway they need."
For instance, a large financial services company can use tw telecom's 40 Gig
or 100 Gig Business Ethernet services for higher speed connections to meet
their growing bandwidth needs and for specific applications like storage
management, virtualization strategies, Business Continuity and Disaster
Recovery, and for transaction data back-up to off-site or data center
locations. The enterprise receives immediate benefits that include private,
dedicated bandwidth that is 100% secure, with optical ports and the entire
wavelength dedicated to its exclusive use.
tw telecom Gigabit Business Ethernet Services are designed and built using
Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM) technology that in essence turns the
typical fiber network into a super network of extremely high-speed,
high-capacity private bandwidths. This service delivers real–time,
predictable performance across the entire transmission path that is exclusive
to the customer. The services are lit, fully-managed large capacity metro
capabilities for the larger and more sophisticated enterprise customers and
public sector organizations.
tw telecom is one of the top three providers of Business Ethernet throughout
the U.S., according to leading industry analysts Vertical Systems Group and
Frost & Sullivan.tw telecom continues to innovate around its Business
Ethernet service platform that is the foundation for its Intelligent Network
and future Constellation Platform^sm vision. This customer commitment to
innovation and delivering reliable network solutions, its resilient national
fiber network, and an extensive product portfolio enables tw telecom to
deliver consistent, secure, scalable and predictable network connections to
enterprises throughout the U.S.
About tw telecom
tw telecom, headquartered in Littleton, Colo., is a leading national provider
of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged and IP VPN
solutions for enterprises throughout the U.S. and globally. tw telecom also
delivers secure, scalable private connections for transport data networking,
Internet access, voice, VPN, VoIP and security to large organizations and
communications services companies. Employing a resilient fiber network
infrastructure, robust product portfolio and its own Intelligent Network
capabilities, tw telecom delivers customers overall economic value, an
industry-leading quality service experience, and improved business
productivity. Please visit www.twtelecom.com for more information.
SOURCE tw telecom
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