Windstream Brings High-Speed Metro Fiber Network to Detroit

Zenica JoyApr 13, 2017

Today's hybrid enterprises need a cutting-edge network and data solution that can optimize business performance and keep their servers running at top speeds. With Windstream’s recent expansion to Detroit, organizations in the area can now leverage the company's high-speed nationwide fiber network to deliver better services to customers and enhance their business efficiency. 

As a trusted provider of advanced voice and data network communications, Windstream aims to provide first-class fiber and fixed wireless infrastructure for customers in the financial services, banking, education, legal services, hospitality, government, retail industries, and more. Windstream's expansion also enables established and growing enterprises in Detroit to take advantage of the company's comprehensive product suite that includes unified communications, managed services, network security, business continuity, network and data solutions, and cloud services.

Taking Detroit’s Business Communication to the Next Level

To keep up with the ever-evolving business climate, small startups, mid-sized enterprises, and large companies in Detroit can take advantage of Windstream's comprehensive network and data solutions. As part of an initiative to support Detroit’s growing business community, Windstream recently announced their expansion of their metro fiber network into the area. 

With Windstream’s metro fiber network expansion, commercial buildings and local data centers in Detroit can easily connect to the company’s high-speed fiber network. This way, businesses can improve their service and performance by keeping their workers connected, communicating, and collaborating using secure network connectivity.business employees in front of windstream sign

Chris Nein, the Regional President at Windstream, had this to say about the expansion. “The investment that Windstream is making in the greater Detroit area is a direct reflection of how important the area’s business community is to our company. This ambitious project will result in a new level of connectivity and network stability for all businesses in Detroit. It also will allow us to offer our customers an expanded product suite and higher levels of service.”

With the expansion of Windstream’s local metro fiber network and the addition of fixed wireless service in Detroit, business customers can improve their services by leveraging the company's enterprise-class data, voice, network, and cloud services. The expansion also aims to connect local companies directly to other large and mid-sized markets across the country.

In addition to Detroit, Windstream is also expanding its metro fiber network services to various parts of the country including Nashville, Chicago, Charlotte, Richmond, Atlanta, Little Rock, Minneapolis, Philadelphia, St. Louis, Dallas, and Cleveland.

Delivering Innovative, Highly Reliable Network Services with Windstreamwindstream communication and technology solutions

Windstream’s fiber expansion provides Detroit’s growing business community with innovative network solutions which include unified communications, fixed wireless service, network security, managed services, business continuity, cloud services, and more. All of these smart network solutions provide companies the network connection options and performance improvements that they need to boost productivity and drive business growth.

One Detroit-based company that has directly benefitted from Windstream’s expansion is eVantage Services, Inc. Headquartered in Troy, Michigan, with operations in multiple states, eVantage provides back-end services to law firms.

Randy Temple, the Chief Information Officer at eVantage Services, Inc., had this to say about Windstream:

“eVantage Services and our parent company, Orlans PC, have extensive experience providing services to investors, lenders, banks and servicers in loan transactions, default, bankruptcy proceedings, land contract disputes and default, title issues, and real estate transactions. To deliver the quality of service our clients require, we need innovative, highly reliable network services. Windstream’s expansion in Detroit gives us higher-quality services and creates the type of competition that will improve services for all local businesses.”

Why Windstream?

Windstream offers a full suite of advanced network, communication, and technology solutions, including  SD-WAN, cloud computing,  MPLS, VoIP access, SIP trunking, and dedicated high-speed internet.

As a leading enterprise-focused communications provider, Windstream provides a plethora of powerful, cutting-edge business technology solutions that deliver proven results and value.

Network & Data

  • Access Diversity
  • Cloud Connect
  • Colocation
  • Dedicated Internet Services
  • Diverse Connect
  • Hybrid WAN
  • Ethernet Internet
  • Fixed Wireless
  • Managed WAN
  • MPLS VPN Service
  • SD-WAN
  • Secure Internet
  • Wave Service
  • Wireless Data Backup

Voice & Unified Communications

  • CCaaS
  • Long Distance & Toll-Free Service
  • Managed IP PBX
  • SIP Trunking
  • UCaaS
  • Virtual PBX
  • Web & Audio Conferencing

Cloud Services

  • CCaaS
  • Cloud Connect
  • Hosted Exchange & Collaboration
  • UCaaS
  • Unified Email Management

Network Security

  • Hosted Email Security
  • Hosted Web Security
  • Managed Network Security

Managed Services

  • Advanced Application Reporting
  • Managed LAN / WAN Services
  • Managed Router
  • Wireless Data Backup

For more information about Windstream’s enterprise-grade data, voice, unified communications, and cloud solutions, please visit Windstream's website or their business-centered website.

About Windstream

Windstream Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: WIN) is a FORTUNE 500 company that provides advanced and reliable data, voice, network, and cloud communications and technology solutions. The company has nationwide fiber and IP networks, including approximately 125,000 fiber route miles and data center locations distributed across the US. From single site to globally distributed enterprise operations, Windstream offers powerful and innovative network and data solutions that can help end users quickly adapt to the ever-evolving business climate.