HyperCube and XO Expand Business Relationship for Voice Network Services

Jun 07, 2010, 08:30 ET from HyperCube, LLC

LANCASTER, Texas, June 7 /PRNewswire/ -- HyperCube, LLC, a premier provider of local and national switching services to the competitive carrier marketplace, today announced further expansion of its business relationship with XO, a leading communications and networking solutions provider for businesses, enterprises, government, carriers and other service providers.  XO has selected Hypercube as a supplier of voice termination services to destinations throughout the United States, and Hypercube will further its use of XO as a preferred vendor for dedicated transport and interconnection services.

HyperCube owns and operates a nationwide network designed to meet the needs of all types of carriers.  Through its strategically located state-of-the-art switches, and direct switching to end offices that provide a diverse alternative to the legacy tandem hierarchies, HyperCube is able to offer XO a unique and compelling value proposition for its voice services.  XO will be positioned to maintain reliable and cost-effective long distance termination through a collaborative, IP-centric interconnection plan that provides highly flexible, customized solutions.    

"HyperCube is excited to team up with XO to exchange voice traffic," said Chris Malinowski, Sr Vice President of Sales for HyperCube.  "As a leading provider of local and national tandem services, HyperCube helps companies like XO efficiently serve some of the largest carriers in the U.S. We look forward to expanding our relationship with XO by providing outstanding, dependable voice service."  

This selection by XO enhances the already-successful business relationship between the two companies.  HyperCube currently utilizes XO for its dedicated transport and interconnection needs in order to expand its network. As Hypercube's preferred transport provider, XO's protected facilities provide the diversity Hypercube needs to deliver switched services to its customers with the reliability they demand.

"Given the past successes between our companies, as well as HyperCube's competitiveness and effective network design, it was an easy decision to supplement our interconnection needs using HyperCube services," said Ernie Ortega, President of XO Carrier Services. "Bringing HyperCube into the mix of our existing voice vendors was a logical expansion of our business relationship."

About XO Communications

XO Communications, a subsidiary of XO Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: XOHO), is a leading nationwide provider of advanced communications services and solutions for businesses, enterprises, government, carriers and service providers. Its customers include more than half of the Fortune 500, in addition to leading cable companies, carriers, content providers and mobile network operators. Utilizing its unique combination of high-capacity nationwide and metro networks and broadband wireless capabilities, XO offers customers a broad range of managed voice, data and IP services with proven performance, scalability and value in more than 75 metropolitan markets across the United States. For more information, visit www.xo.com.

About HyperCube, LLC

HyperCube, LLC is a leading provider of local and national tandem switching services to wireless, wireline, cable and VoIP carriers. HyperCube operates a comprehensive national network, which provides an alternative to and significant savings over traditional networks. HyperCube's network is highly flexible, and allows carriers to customize traffic routing and reduce costs. HyperCube is well positioned to capitalize on significant growth in wireless traffic volumes and in the technology convergence to IP-based telephony as a neutral, unaffiliated carrier. To learn more about HyperCube, please visit http://www.hypercube-llc.com.

HyperCube Media Contacts:

Kelly Sullivan / Tim Lynch

Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher

(212) 355 4449

XO Media Contacts:

Monica Heckman

Reputation Partners (for XO Communications)