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Press Release -- March 8th, 2010
Source: Unite Private Networks
Tags: Ethernet, Private Line

Unite Private Networks to Provide Fiber Optic WAN to Havre Montana School District

Kansas City, MO (March 8, 2010) – Unite Private Networks (UPN) today announced an agreement to provide data services over a Fiber Optic Wide Area Network for the Havre Montana School District located in Havre, Montana. The 5 year agreement calls for UPN to provide Fiber Optic Network to all six of Havre’s school buildings.

“Havre was looking for a long term solution for their School District network that allowed for more control and predictable costs. Our advanced fiber network allows us to deliver very large amounts of data in a reliable and secure manner, inexpensively” said Steve Bergeron, Vice President, Business Development for UPN. “Havre is a very important customer for UPN as we begin to grow our Montana presence. We are very pleased we could develop this long-term relationship with them.”

UPN specializes in providing high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and related services to schools, government, carriers, data centers and enterprise business customers. UPN currently provides service in 12 states, primarily in the Midwest U.S.

“We are very pleased with the solution UPN provided.” said Justin Hofland, IT Director of Havre Public Schools. The unique value proposition they offer ensures we’ll have plenty of capacity as our bandwidth needs grow over the near and long term. UPN will be building fiber throughout Havre connecting the school district’s buildings in a cost effective manner. The fiber network will allow the District to manage both our network costs and our bandwidth needs effectively and efficiently.”

About Unite Private Networks: Unite Private Networks specializes in providing high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and related services to schools, government, carriers, data centers, and enterprise business customers throughout the United States. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, metro-optical Ethernet, Internet access, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in the Kansas City MO metro area, Unite Private Networks has been providing customer-focused communications solutions since 1999. For more information on UPN, please visit www.upnllc.com

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