SOUTHFIELD, Mich., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — 123.Net Inc., the fast-growing owner of one of Michigan’s largest fiber optics networks, announced today that it has completed an acquisition of Michigan Internet Communications Association, Ltd.’s (MICA) customers.
“Our top priority is to facilitate a smooth transition for the MICA clients,” said Dan Irvin, 123.Net’s chief executive officer. “We understand that clients have infused technology into virtually all aspects of their business and personal lives and that total continuity is of critical importance. Beyond that, we’re excited to bring our industry leading services to even more Michigan businesses and residents.”
123.Net serves thousands of business in Metro Detroit, Ann Arbor, Saginaw, Flint, Lansing and Grand Rapids. 123.Net’s network includes over 2,100 route miles of fiber and 40 wireless points-of-presence (PoPs) sites across the state.
“We continue to grow our infrastructure and service agreements through a series of strategic initiatives that include capital investment, partnerships and acquisitions,” said Irvin. “MICA brings additional resources that are well aligned with our business model and market plans. As a result, our clients, new and existing, will be better served.”
MICA, a 20 year old company was one of the first Regional Internet Service Provider (ISP) in Southeastern Michigan. Over eighty percent (80%) of MICA’s clients are Fortune-1000 corporations, including some of Michigan’s largest architectural, automotive supplier, financial, and government institutions. “MICA’s customers will benefit from 123.Net’s growing network and dedicated customer service,” said Norm Estiogy of MICA.Net.
MICA customers can call 866.460.3503 or visit www.123.Net for more information or to have specific questions answered.
123.Net is a Michigan business, privately owned and managed by a team of accomplished executives with strong engineering backgrounds and proven success. Headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, 123.Net has been successfully providing voice, data, and colocation infrastructure services to enterprises, carriers, ISPs, and technology companies for over 15 years.
123.Net currently operates a 50Gbps+ IP network connected to multiple global transit carriers, including Level 3, Savvis, Cogent, Comcast and others. Four metro fiber rings and long-haul fiber networks span over 2,100 route miles and covers over 70 nodes across Michigan.
For more information, please visit www.123.net
SOURCE 123.Net Inc.