Windstream's Fixed Wireless to Provide Robust Network Connectivity

By CIOReview | Wednesday, July 22, 2015

LITTLE ROCK, ARK: Advanced communications and network availability are pivotal elements to drive productivity in business. Windstream, a deliverer of enterprise grade data, voice, network and cloud solutions has announced the release of its Fixed Wireless solution that provides effective network connectivity.

Windstream Fixed Wireless provides diverse and economical Ethernet connectivity through digital microwave technology to back Voice, MPLS, Private Line and Internet as well as high capacity applications in private Metro Area Networks. Companies adopting Fixed Wireless will gain features like distinct ‘last mile’ access, ensuring high availability network operation, rapid deployment within a month and carrier-class Service Level Agreement (SLA) for tremendous quality service and online performance reporting. It also give benefits like scalable Bandwidth ranging from 1Mbps to GigE with optimized solution that minimizes upfront investments and any time field technician service and support for network reliability and security.

According to Joseph Harding, VP and CMO, Windstream, Fixed Wireless is affordable alternative to optic fiber networks and provides quick service installation and secure Ethernet and networking solution. In addition Brian Washburn, Service Director, Current Analysis, says, “Combining fixed wireless access with Windstream’s terrestrial infrastructure brings substantial benefits to enterprise customers like reliable networks”.

Windstream installs a microwave radio on rooftops of business buildings to beam transmissions from one radio to another, featuring terrestrial diversity and secure on-demand internet access that does not obstruct with buried utilities.