Perfect for business travelers who need to access the Internet, business applications, and e-mail while on-the-go.
Atlanta, GA – Apr. 12, 2011– Birch Communications, a leading IP-based telecom and managed services provider for small- and medium-sized businesses, announces the launch of Birch BreezeSM, a mobile broadband Internet service featuring a wireless USB modem for laptop and desktop computers. Birch BreezeSM supports business customers that are mobile within their city or across the nation, allowing them to stay connected and productive throughout the day.
“Our business customers are accessing a wider variety of information and services through their laptops while on-the-go,” said Chris Ramsey, Birch chief sales and marketing officer. “Birch BreezeSM provides businesses an easy, plug-and-play experience no matter where they are.”
The Birch BreezeSMwireless modem is designed to be extremely durable and compact, combining a variety of innovative features into its small size including an integrated microSD™ slot allowing for the seamless storage and transport of files, photos or videos on a hot swappable, removable SD storage card (sold separately). At just over two inches long and weighing less than an ounce, the device is designed to work with any laptop or desktop running Windows (Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000), Mac or Linux operating systems and equipped with a Type-A USB port. The Birch BreezeSM broadband wireless modem features an advanced internal dual band antenna system that includes diversity for enhanced performance on network fringe areas, and also features a service status LED indicator that displays device connection status.
Activation is simple. Plug the Birch BreezeSM wireless USB modem into your laptop and install it in minutes. Data plans start at 500MB for $29.95. Other data plans are available for 2GB at $39.95 and 5GB at $49.95 and the Birch BreezeSM wireless modem is free, with a 24-month service agreement.
“Birch BreezeSM is perfect for businesses seeking an extremely compact, plug-and-play USB modem to support their mobile work style,” said Vincent Oddo, Birch president and CEO. “When combined with the fast wireless speeds of Birch BreezeSM, businesses can stay connected faster and easier than ever before. Birch BreezeSM provides powerful performance and removable memory storage with its small size, to provide the ultimate experience for mobile business users.”
About Birch Communications
Headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., Birch Communications provides managed communications and information technology services to small-and medium-sized businesses in over 1,000 select metropolitan areas within 38 states across the U.S. Birch services include local and long distance voice, broadband Internet access, mobile voice and data, e-mail, voicemail, and many other communications and information technology services. Birch Communications voice and data services are, in most cases, delivered using Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) technology on the company’s secure IP-Network rather than over the public Internet.
According to Inc. 500|5000 magazine in its 2004, 2009 and 2010 rankings, Birch was one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. In 2010, Birch was also named the 7th fastest growing private business in Atlanta by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Please visit www.birch.com for more information.
Greg Corwin, Director of Marketing