January 08, 2014
UPN Receives Contract from Kidwell for Fiber-optic Network and Communications
By Calvin Azuri
United Private Networks (UPN) announced that the company has received a contract from Kidwell to access the former’s state-of-the-art fiber-optic network and other host of communications services. The current agreement is an extension to the existing contract between both the companies signed in 2011, where in UPN provided communication services to a single location of Kidwell.
In a release, Stuart Howerter, Vice President of Enterprise Sales at Unite Private Networks, said “We are excited to expand our relationship with Kidwell. UPN partners with enterprise businesses like Kidwell, providing flexible solutions to meet their ever-growing bandwidth requirements. We provide a suite of products including Ethernet services from 10 Mbps to 100 Gbps, wavelength services, Internet access, dark fiber, and other customized solutions.”
Following the development, UPN will enable advanced communications between Kidwell’s Lincoln and Omaha facilities through the custom-built high speed fiber-optic network connecting both the offices while also offering increase security, performance and reliability. The contract is in line with Kidwell’s strategic to enhance communications between its two facilities through advanced infrastructure and communication network.
Speaking of the decision to extend the partnership with UPN, Ryan Theil, Chief Operating Officer at Kidwell, said “UPN has been a great partner for us and we look forward to a continued long-term relationship. Their state-of-the-art fiber network provides a great business tool for us to support our growing business operations.”
Unite Private Networks is engaged in building fiber-optic communication networks to offer high-speed communication services to various organizations operating in the education, healthcare, data centers, government sectors in addition to a host of other enterprise customers. The company’s service portfolio includes dark and lit fiber, metro-optical Ethernet, data center services, private line, Internet access and other customized solutions with a presence in around 20 states in the US.
Kidwell is engaged in providing integrated technology solutions to small and mid-sized businesses as well as large enterprises. The company offers designing, development, implementation and management of technological infrastructure set ups to provide efficient and cost effective solutions for the businesses.
Edited by Cassandra Tucker
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