Unite Private Networks has been an excellent upstream fiber carrier for the Isotech Inc / KCCoyote Inc wireless broadband network for almost 10 years. We rely on their customer service and quality backbone to provide our “Fiber through the Air” service to rural commercial and residential customers.
President of Isotech
It has been a pleasure for Nebraska Christian College to work with Unite Private Networks and their team of professionals that help provide the best Internet access to our campus community. We have been a customer with UPN for several years and could not be more pleased with the quality and reliability of the service. UPN provides not only quality service, but flexibility to provide additional capacity as needed for our growing campus. Thanks to Unite Private Networks, we have reliable service at a very reasonable price!
President of Nebraska Christian College
UPN’s work provides KETV with an important connectivity solution for 7 Burlington Station. This connectivity supports our 24/7 mission to serve our community with excellence. The Unite Private Network team worked seamlessly with KETV’s engineering staff, providing multiple updates throughout the build out, and finishing on budget and on schedule.
Chief Engineer at KETV
The new service is a lot more stable, faster, and provides redundancy for our locations. If Dorchester’s fiber is down, all traffic is automatically routed through DeWitt’s service, which enables us to continue business as usual for our over 70 locations.
IT Manager at Farmers Cooperative
We are very excited about Unite’s network expansion into Iowa. The business need for high-speed communications is growing at an astounding rate. UPN clearly recognizes that robust fiber-optic infrastructure is, and will continue to be the foundation by which information is accessed and shared. Coupling a suite of high-performance connectivity options from UPN with Enseva’s Next-Generation datacenter and cloud services catalog, there’s no doubt that major changes are coming to Iowa. It’s an absolute privilege to have them as a partner.
CTO of Enseva
The Shawnee Mission School District’s wide area network will serve as the backbone for all of the district’s communications and will support the district’s future technology and bandwidth requirements. A fast, reliable, and cost-effective network is imperative to ensure our students and teachers have access to cutting-edge technology and applications that support learning. We are looking forward to greater technological efficiency across all schools and district facilities.
Executive Manager of Information Services at Shawnee Mission School District
UPN is great to work with. Support is very knowledgeable, responsive, and courteous. Their network monitoring can’t be beat. Whenever we are doing maintenance on our equipment we receive a call from them regarding connectivity issues between us and them. It’s nice to know that someone is looking after your network when you aren’t.
IT Manager at JEO Consulting Group
Unite has been an excellent partner. From sales to support, their staff has been very responsive and professional. We have several site to site links in addition to a colocation lease for DR and Internet access through Unite, and all of them have provided excellent availability, throughput, and uptime. The improvement from our previous provider has been excellent and quantifiable. I would highly recommend them to anyone for their business connectivity needs.
IT Manager at Hexagon Lincoln
Unite Private Networks was able to connect our entire network to a local data center. In turn, we are able to better serve our customers with our high-speed, high performance, and highly reliable fiber network.
Director of IT and Compliance at Plains Equipment Group
Thank you for the service. The new pipe has solved so many problems! No more slow computers and no dropped connections when someone sends a large email.
Business Process Manager at Millard Lumber
We needed a solution that allowed us the freedom to expand our network, as we have plans to grow from 15,000 square feet to 60,000 square feet over the next two years. UPN worked with us to create a customized solution that met our needs. We were very pleased with the knowledge and customer service of the UPN staff and are looking forward to continuing our partnership well into the future.
Director of Targeted Metrics
We are very satisfied with the services offered by Unite Private Networks. They have provided the bandwidth we require to support the many sites in our metro area. This has enabled us to maximize redundancy in our systems, reduce IT costs and collaborate with other government agencies to save tax dollars.
Infrastructure Administrator at Sarpy County
UPN has been a great partner for us and we look forward to a continued long-term relationship. Their state-of-the-art fiber network provides a great business tool for us to support our growing business operations.
COO at Kidwell
Our law firm was in the process of migrating our servers to a cloud-based system. We needed a direct, secure and reliable connection to our data. UPN came highly recommended from our managed service provider. The sales staff was very professional and kept us in the loop with regular project status updates. Ultimately, we were able to get our secure connection up and running on-time and on-budget with no major issues. This would not have been possible without the help of everyone at Unite.
Office Services Coordinator at Gross & Welch
We are very happy with the network solution that UPN provided. The value proposition UPN offers, ensures we’ll have our long term bandwidth needs addressed. The dedicated fiber gives us advantages we never experienced with our previous vendor, we’re very happy with the UPN partnership. UPN built fiber throughout Galesburg connecting all our buildings in a highly cost effective network.
Galesburg, IL – Galesburg Schools, 11 Initial Schools
Rick Lawsha, IT Director
Thank you, everything is going great here. We love the service, and I am very proud of our new network (it has taken us to a whole new level of IT service for the school district).
Canton, IL – Canton Union School District, 6 Initial Schools
Unite Private Networks installed over 44 miles of fiber overhead construction as well as 5 miles of fiber underground construction to 37 school entities. Not only has Unite Private Networks given us an excellent, very dependable product, they have also given us excellent support. Their staff of professionals is competent, courteous and trustworthy. Unite Private Networks is more than a vendor to us, they are a business partner. They have listened to our needs and tried to help us find solutions that work the best for the staff and students of our district. We look forward to maintaining a longstanding relationship with Unite Private Networks and would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone who has need of such services
Pueblo, CO – Pueblo District #60 Schools, 37 initial schools
Frank Klein, former IT Director
Unite Private Networks personnel kept us informed through every step of the process. Several meetings were held to plan the best available and expandable network for the future of the district. The switch over from the existing wireless network to the fiber network was accomplished with a minimum of network interruption during a holiday break. Any troubleshooting needed has been accomplished with little or no interruption. All deadlines were met. The fiber network was installed by January, 2005. I would strongly recommend Unite Private Networks for technology implementations in school districts” said Becky Klein Former Technology Director.
Raymore, MO – RayPec School District, 6 initial schools
Unite Private Networks was very helpful working with the City of Liberty and meeting the District’s needs. Even though there were setbacks during the installation that were beyond their control, they pulled in additional resources to complete the job with no additional cost to the District. The designers of the project were very knowledgeable and have done a great job in creating an infrastructure that we will be able to utilize and expand on for many years to come
Liberty, MO – Liberty School District, 17 initial schools
Our experience with Unite Private Networks during the design and construction of the district’s fiber optic network was extremely positive. Not to be underestimated, Unite Private Networks was able to coordinate and work effectively with the public entities to obtain the necessary permits as well as with the private entities that prepared their resources for attachment of the cables. They were also accommodating when we requested modifications during the two-year construction period to meet our changing needs. Overall, Unite Private Networks was responsive to everything we asked of them and I would highly recommend Unite to anyone undertaking a project like ours
Lincoln, NE – Lincoln Public Schools, 59 initial schools
Don Freeman, former Technology Director
We particularly appreciate the attention to detail that Unite Private Networks’ representatives exhibit. They (UPN) routinely brought the right people to make decisions and who understood what we were trying to accomplish, not just salesmen. We would be more than happy to talk with any prospective Unite Private Networks customer and give them a tour if desired
Raytown, MO – Raytown School District, 14 initial schools
Dr. Lee Updike
We are pleased to have UPN as a service partner to Moberly Public Schools,” said Alan West, Moberly School District Technology Coordinator. “It has been a four-year process looking for a vendor that could provide fiber to all our schools in a cost effective manner and UPN has offered us this opportunity. The addition of bandwidth to the fiber network will allow the district to move forward on other planned technology projects and provide enhanced opportunities for our K-12 children
Moberly, MO – Moberly School District
The Sedalia School District is very impressed with the finished product. We were using a wireless based network previously and our new Fiber network is in a league of its own in terms of volume of data and uptime across our locations. We’re adding another location with them this year.” said Brad Pollitt, Superintendent of Sedalia Schools. “The District is very pleased and would recommend UPN to anybody looking for a robust network, especially someone using wireless today. UPN is providing fiber to all our schools in a cost effective manner at light speeds
Sedalia, MO – Sedalia School District
The Warrensburg R-VI School District is pleased to partner with Unite Private Networks for our district’s fiber-optic network solution”, said Scott Patrick, Superintendent for Student Services for Warrensburg R-VI Schools. “UPN has provided us with a cost-effective, no-nonsense solution that will allow our district’s technology to expand exponentially. Our entire project was handled professionally and caused absolutely no disruption in our network services. We couldn’t be more pleased
Warrensburg, MO – Warrensburg R-VI Schools
Gainesville City Schools was very impressed by UPN’s value proposition. Our challenge has been bandwidth allocation to some of our schools. UPN’s network design removes all of our previous choke points and guarantees we’ll have dedicated and guaranteed bandwidth,” said Phillip Martin, former IT Director for Gainesville City Schools. “Their solution was the best choice without a doubt. The fiber network will allow the district to improve current technologies and allow the District to move forward on other planned technology projects
Gainesville, GA – Gainesville School District, 10 mile Fiber Optic Network through much of Gainesville, Georgia.
Community High School District 218 is pleased to have UPN as a service partner.” said John Byrne, Superintendent of CHSD #218. “The District has been searching for ways to increase its bandwidth and UPN has offered us this opportunity
Oaklawn, IL – CHSD #218 Schools, 23 mile school network connecting all high schools.
Moffat County School District is very pleased UPN came to Craig, Colorado,” said Marlene Knez, Technology Director of Moffat County. “The District was very impressed with their ability to offer us dedicated fiber to each of our locations without the sharing of bandwidth found with most other solutions we’ve seen in the past. UPN will provide GigE to each of the sites with endless expansion possibilities which will give us comfort our bandwidth needs will be addressed for the foreseeable future
Craig, CO – Moffat County School District
We are very pleased with the solution UPN provided,” said Janice Uptegrove, IT Director of Grain Valley Schools. “The unique value proposition they offered versus other options ensures we’ll have our long term bandwidth needs addressed. The dedicated fiber gives us advantages we never experienced with our previous wireless system. UPN will be building fiber throughout Grain Valley connecting all our schools in a cost effective manner
Grain Valley, MO – Grain Valley School District, 8 miles
Student bandwidth requirements are growing exponentially. The APS partnership with Unite Private Networks to develop a fiber network will ensure that we are able to meet our students’ needs for many years to come,” said Dan Davis, former APS Chief Information Officer
Aurora, CO – Aurora Public Schools, 34 mile long Fiber Optic Network through APS schools and administrative sites.
We are pleased to have UPN as a service partner to Manhattan-Ogden USD 383,” said Mike Ribble, USD 383 IT Director. “It has been a six-year process looking for a vendor that could provide fiber to all our schools in a cost effective manner and UPN has offered us this opportunity.
Manhattan, KS – Manhattan Ogden USD #383, 24 mile initial build to connect all facilities
We are very pleased with the value proposition UPN provided.” said Brady Mills, IT Director of Adams 50. “The District has been searching for ways to address our long term bandwidth needs and UPN offered us this opportunity. UPN will be providing fiber throughout our community connecting all our schools in a cost effective manner. The fiber network will allow the district to leverage current technologies and allow the District to move forward on other planned technology projects
Westminster, CO – Adams 50 School District, 23 mile build