Windstream starts 1Gbps internet service trial in Lexington

Monday 21 December 2015 | 09:01 CET | News
Windstream, a provider of advanced network communications, announced the start of its 1 Gbps internet service trial in Lexington, Kentucky, with plans for a full launch in five markets during the first half of 2016. In addition to Lexington, Windstream will launch 1 Gbps service for residential and small business locations in Lincoln, Nebraska; Sugar Land, Texas; Concord, North Carolina and Matthews, North Carolin, during the first half of 2016. These network enhancements will make it possible to expand the availability of Kinetic, Windstream's television service, in Lincoln and Lexington. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.


Already registered?

Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Fixed / Internet
Companies: Windstream
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

Please login or register to leave a comment.

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Windstream hires 450 technicians to meet demand for internet offerings

Published 25 Sep 2018 09:31 CET | United States
Windstream hired 450 additional field technicians across 18 US states in 2017. The company said its new technicians will provide ...

Windstream brings 100 Mbps to over 1000 markets

Published 06 Jul 2016 20:53 CET | United States
Windstream has completed network upgrades across 15 states, lifting internet speeds to 50-100 Mbps to residential and small ...

AT&T expands 1Gbps internet to new California cities

Published 17 May 2016 10:30 CET | United States
AT&T launched broadband internet service in parts of San Francisco, San Jose, Dublin, Mountain View, Santa Clara and San Ramon. ...

Windstream launches gigabit services in Texas, Kentucky

Published 06 Apr 2016 10:18 CET | United States
US operator Windstream has launched its gigabit internet service in four market areas, namely Lincoln (NE), Lexington (KY), Sugar ...

Windstream invests in Charlotte metro fibre network

Published 17 Feb 2016 10:26 CET | United States
Windstream announced that it has completed a major expansion of its advanced metro fibre network in the Charlotte area. Charlotte ...

Windstream to roll out 1 Gbps service next year

Published 17 Nov 2015 11:27 CET | United States
US operator Windstream Communications will start Gigabit broadband trials in December, CEO Tony Thomas told investors at a Wells ...

Windstream brings 100 Mbps internet to 600 more markets

Published 06 Nov 2015 11:31 CET | United States
US operator Windstream announced that it has completed significant service upgrades in approximately 600 markets across twelve ...

Windstream sells data centre ops for USD 575 mln

Published 20 Oct 2015 08:59 CET | United States
US operator Windstream has agreed to sell its data centre business to TierPoint for USD 575 million in cash. Under the terms of ...

Windstream brings 100 Mbps to 250 more markets

Published 15 Sep 2015 10:37 CET | United States
US operator Windstream has completed service upgrades in 250 markets across 16 states, bringing speeds of up to 100 Mbps to ...

Calendar   /   Industry Events

10 May Ceva Q1 2021
10 May Weibo Q1 2021
10 May Boingo Wireless Q1 2021
10 May Synchronoss Q1
10 May NortonLifeLock fiscal Q4, investors day
10 May 8x8 fiscal Q4 results
11 May Magyar Telekom Q1 2021
11 May Radcom Q1 2021
11 May Vizio Q1 2021
11 May Sonim Q1 2021
11 May Telefonica Brasil Q1 2021
11 May Allot Q1 2021
11 May Softbank FY results
11 May United Internet Q1 2021
11 May Lattice Semiconductor investor day
11 May Small Cells World Summit
12 May Airtel Africa Q1 2021
12 May Mediaset Q1 2021
12 May NEC FY results
12 May Telefonica Deutschland Q1 2021
12 May Deutsche Telekom Q1 2021
12 May Bredband2 Q1 2021
12 May Syn Q1 results 2021
12 May OTE Q1 2021
12 May Lumentum fiscal Q3
13 May Inwit Q1 2021
13 May Telefonica Q1 2021
13 May Poly fiscal Q4
13 May Alibaba Group Q1
13 May DZS investors day
::: More Calendar Items