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Windstream Wholesale offers 400 Gigabit routes coast to coast


SMALL ROCK, Arch.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Windstream Wholesale, a leading provider of advanced optical solutions, whose first 400G customer came on stream in August 2020, now offers its industry-leading 400G wave services coast-to-coast, while continuing to expand and improve its high capacity, low latency transport network.

The 400G routes currently available are:

  • Ashburn, Virginia, to Chicago, Denver, San Jose and Los Angeles

  • Atlanta to Dallas, Phoenix, San Jose and Los Angeles

  • From Seattle to Portland, San Jose and Los Angeles

  • Chicago to Dallas and Atlanta

“Bandwidth demands faced by large enterprises and hyperscale customers are growing and evolving rapidly as the transition to cloud services and cloud computing accelerates, and Windstream Wholesale is enhancing our long-haul network to ensure that we meet their needs,” said Joe Scattareggia, Chief Revenue Officer. from Windstream Wholesale. “We are implementing a phased approach that gives our customers time to plan as we continue to invest and activate 400G services across our core long-haul network.

Windstream Wholesale is also taking orders now for the following routes, which will be 400G capable in the second half of 2022:

  • Chicago to Atlanta and Miami

  • Chicago to Newark and New York

  • Atlanta to Ashburn, Newark and New York

  • McAllen, TX; in Dallas, Memphis, Ashburn and New York

The company will begin accepting orders for the third phase of its 400G expansion starting in the third quarter of 2022.

Windstream Wholesale is an industry leader in testing and deploying 400G services. In August 2020, Windstream and Everstream, the enterprise-only fiber optic network, announced the launch of long-haul 400 Gigabit Ethernet wavelength services, one of the industry’s first deployments for a service provider optimized for businesses.

The enhancements are made to Windstream’s Intelligent Converged Optical Network (ICON), which provides an open and disaggregated network infrastructure, enabling wholesale and enterprise technology customers to select unique custom routes, maintain operational information with Windstream’s network intelligence capabilities and bring their networks closer to the edge to better serve end users.

To view the Windstream Network Map, visit https://www.windstreamwholesale.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Windstream-Wholesale-National-Network.pdf

About Windstream

Windstream Holdings is privately held Fortune® 1000 communications and software company. Windstream Wholesale is an innovative optical technology leader that creates deep partnerships with carriers, content and media providers, and federal government agencies to deliver fast, flexible, customized wave and transport solutions. Additional information is available at windstream.com or windstreamwholesale.com. Follow us on Twitter at @Windstream.

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