Archive

Syndication

Tagcloud

Food Drive Backpack Program Shentel Fiber community B2B Business Internet first quarter financial Q4 Year End Shenandoah Telecommunications Company Finance Earnings 2017 150Mbps High-speed Internet Grantsville Marlinton Hitron WiFi WallToWall TiVo Gateway Sprint Affiliate USTelecom Board of Directors fourth quarter revenue RGU environment hybrid Shenandoah Telecommunications Shenandoah Rural Retreat Senior Vice President CFO Q3 Buchanan Botetourt County Fiber Optic Network PCS Network 4G LTE migration nTelos Q2 results Cablefax Top Ops Top Operator NY MacKenzie Earle MacKenzie retire Google phishing Wireline Wireless expansion Parkersburg WV Spring clearning computer spring Huntington Cumberland Daylight Savings Time DST Fast Time spring forward fall back Safety Internet Safety Fiber network fiber optics West Virginia Virginia Pennsylvania bandwidth infrastructure Quaglio new board member director elected Big Give philanthropy Shentel employees donation help helping seniors Christmas giving Longwood University basketball digital channel 81 Big South Network wireless segment Dividend Sunspot pixilate solar interruption cable cable TV Shentel Cable Vice President Kaine Pence Debate Longwood Hampden-Sydney Harrisonburg City Schools Harrisonburg dark fiber Board board member West Virginia Floods disaster disaster relief donations Financials Growth FCC 6th largest wireless carrier Shentel PCS NCTC Kyle Chris Kyle Pre-pay Financial Report RGUs Colane Shentel purchases Colane Omar AMC The Walking Dead WEtv IFC contract increase three-times AMC Networks BBC email scam scammers hack hackers Shenandoah County cable modem Internet Service DSL Naked DSL Washington Brooks Sibert Folk promotions Pirtle McKay Whitaker net income segments awards commonwealth students Forest Appomattox New Market Rocky Mount Christiansburg Foundation Scholarships VCTA online surveys surveys for money scamming scammed phish. phishing tips net neutrality Christmas music songs holiday movie Virginia Cable Telecommunications Association board chairman ODAC; Old Dominion; Shentel; Old Dominion Athletic Conference

Harrisonburg City chooses Shentel for dark fiber network

Posted 19 September 2016 5:08 PM by Shentel

Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (Shentel) (SHEN), an established provider of state-of-the-art Ethernet, dark fiber, wavelength and other customized broadband services, announces that the company has been chosen to provide dark fiber connections between all municipal buildings in the City of Harrisonburg, VA, as well as lit fiber services and dedicated Internet access to all of the Harrisonburg City School buildings.

Upon completion of an exhaustive review process including multiple vendors, the City of Harrisonburg ultimately selected Shentel.  “We are extremely excited about this opportunity,” said Paul Malabad, IT Director for the City of Harrisonburg. “The city appreciates Shentel’s commitment to providing advanced telecommunication services and their dedication to supporting our specific needs. Shentel is regionally headquartered, which means local support, and they have a historically great reputation.”

Shentel provides an advanced fiber-optic network designed to support reliable, high-bandwidth data connectivity. This highly flexible infrastructure lets Shentel assume the burden of managing customer networks while allowing the customer to freely scale data capabilities based on their own individual needs.  Shentel also leverages their E-Rate expertise by providing K-12 customers, such as the Harrisonburg City Schools, and libraries with network designs of up to 100Gbps which exceed both state and national requirements.

“We are proud to provide industry-leading solutions to our customers such as the City of Harrisonburg and the Harrisonburg City Schools,” said Ed McKay, Senior Vice President of Engineering & Network Planning for Shentel. “We are committed to serving the growing data needs of businesses, schools and local governments throughout the region not just today, but into the future.”

 

For more information on Shentel’s services and recent activities, visit www.shentel.com or call 1-800-SHENTEL (1-800-743-6835).

 

Share: