US Signal Announces Significant Network Expansion in Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota

US Signal Continues Midwest Expansion

Mar 21, 2011, 07:41 ET from US Signal

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., March 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- US Signal, a leading provider of data bandwidth capacity in the Midwest, today announced its plan for significant network expansion adding several new on-off-ramps to its Midwest footprint in Iowa, Wisconsin and Minnesota. 

"By adding more access points to increase our extensive network reach and also providing multiple network access options including fiber, copper, and switched Ethernet, US Signal continues to deliver high quality bandwidth and managed services where customers demand it," said Trevor Bidle, vice president of engineering.  

The expansion is part of US Signal's commitment to being the most dependable, flexible, and reliable provider of data bandwidth in the Midwest. Increasing US Signal's market density is critical to the company's strategy to connect growing small- and medium-size markets to larger cities.  The expansion includes adding network access in the following cities:

Iowa

Wisconsin

Minnesota

  • Iowa City
  • Eau Claire
  • Minneapolis
  • Des Moines
  • Wausau

  • Cedar Rapids


  • Davenport


  • Hampton




The expansion will increase US Signal’s footprint to more than 9,000 route miles of long-haul fiber and more than 1,100 miles of fiber optic metro rings in 24 markets connecting regions in Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota and Missouri. The US Signal network provides on-off ramps comprised of major carrier hotel locations, incumbent telephone company central offices, and other lit buildings.

About US Signal

The US Signal network, one of the largest in the Midwest, includes more than 1,100 route miles of fiber optic metro rings in 23 markets and over 9,000 route miles of long-haul fiber connecting more than 150 on-off ramps, comprising major carrier hotel locations, incumbent telephone company central offices, and other lit buildings. To learn more about US Signal, visit www.ussignalcom.com.

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