UPN completes fiber network construction and deploys core nodes in six key data centers

Kansas City, MO (May 28, 2013) –  Unite Private Networks (UPN) announced its expansion in the Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW) market. The network expansion follows several recently announced projects for school district deployments in the DFW metro area. UPN has now completed construction of a 280-mile metro fiber network and installed core nodes in six key data center facilities, making available its portfolio of high-bandwidth services to local enterprise and telecom service providers.

UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and related services to enterprises, data centers, schools, governments, and carriers throughout the United States. UPN networks are customized to meet the needs of customers, creating dedicated private networks with unparalleled reliability, security and performance.

“We are very excited about our network expansion in the Dallas/Fort Worth area,” said Michael Klecar, Vice President of Enterprise Sales, Unite Private Networks. “UPN recognizes the need for enterprise customers to have access to a broad portfolio of quickly deployed services.”

UPN’s network expansion offers area businesses the following features:

  • Ethernet services from 10 Mbps to 100+ Gbps
  • Wavelength services up to 40 Gbps
  • Dark fiber
  • Diverse routing and entrance options
  • Custom designed building access, tower access, and facility access

UPN’s initial phase included six data centers in the Dallas/Fort Worth metro, with more data centers to follow based on customer demand. The initial data center locations are as follows:

  • Infomart, 1950 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas
  • 2323     Bryan Street, Dallas, Texas
  • Databank, 400 S Akard Street, Dallas,   Texas
  • Databank,  904 Quality Way, Richardson, Texas
  • Internap, 1221 Coit Road, Plano,   Texas
  • Cyrus One, 1649 Frankford Road, Lewisville, Texas

This expansion allows the UPN network to connect businesses and carriers to internet hubs, financial exchanges, data centers, carrier hotels and enterprise buildings throughout the Dallas/Fort Worth area.

About Unite Private Networks: UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 20 state service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, metro-optical Ethernet, Internet access, data center services, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more information on UPN, please visit www.uniteprivatenetworks.com.