|[May 06, 2014]
Lumos Networks Powers Roanoke College with High-Speed Fiber Bandwidth Ethernet Solution
WAYNESBORO, Va. --(Business Wire)--
Lumos Networks Corp. ("Lumos Networks" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:LMOS),
a fiber-based service provider of data, voice and IP-based
telecommunication services in the Mid-Atlantic region, highlighted its
expanded relationship with Roanoke College, a four year liberal arts
college located in Salem, Virginia, to provide secure, high-speed fiber
bandwidth services. The Company constructed two separate fiber builds on
the college's main campus to provide redundancy.
"Lumos Networks has been a key partner for Roanoke College for the past
seven years and we look forward to expanding our relationship in the
future," said Rebecca Sandlin, Chief Information Officer for Roanoke
College. "The customized, highly secure fiber bandwidth solution that
Lumos Networks built for our college has proven to be highly scalable.
As our bandwidth demands have grown, our Lumos designed network has
grown in lockstep. We have been very pleased with the performance and
servicing of our network by Lumos Networks."
"Roanoke College has been a key Metro Ethernet and SIP trunking customer
within our educational vertical since 2008," said Joseph McCourt, Chief
Revenue Officer for Lumos Networks. "We appreciate the trust and
confidence that Roanoke College placed in us to develop a customized and
highly secure fiber solution and we look forward to the opportunity to
continue to add additional services and increased bandwidth over time."
About Lumos Networks
Lumos Networks is a fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic
region serving carrier, business and residential customers over a dense
fiber network offering data, voice and IP services. With eadquarters in
Waynesboro, VA, Lumos Networks serves Virginia, West Virginia and
portions of Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Ohio, and Maryland over a fiber
network of 7,467 fiber route miles. Detailed information about Lumos
Networks is available at www.lumosnetworks.com.
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