PEG Bandwidth has signed an Ethernet backhaul agreement with a large wireless carrier to support its rollout of 4G mobile broadband services due to increased market growth.
The agreement will provide Ethernet backhaul to 473 additional sites throughout Texas, Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, Ohio, North Carolina, Virginia, West Virginia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey. The expansion will add more than 1,900 route miles to the PEG Bandwidth fiber network. Once completed, the network will total more than 13,000 route miles across 18 states. The agreement will deepen the PEG Bandwidth Ethernet backhaul footprint to over 700 sites with this wireless carrier throughout the country.
“This agreement is another example of PEG Bandwidth’s dedication to creating solutions for our customers’ toughest issues,” stated Rich Ruben, PEG Bandwidth CEO. “We are excited to broaden our partnership with our wireless carrier customers as we approach our 3,000th site under contract.”
PEG Bandwidth delivers complex network solutions across broad geographies utilizing a combination of new fiber builds, available dark fiber, partner fiber networks and licensed, point-to-point microwave. PEG Bandwidth’s team of backhaul experts aggregates traffic across these disparate networks to provide a seamless, end-to-end solution from a wireless operator’s cell site to its switching facility.