West Carolina Tel (WCTEL) Selects Colo Atl for Superior Interconnection and Colocation Services

Colo Atl, an American Tower company and the leading provider of carrier-neutral colocation, data center and interconnection services at 55 Marietta Street in Atlanta, announces today that West Carolina Tel (WCTEL) has selected Colo Atl for premium interconnection and colocation services as its network expands. WCTEL sought to enhance its network reliability via a colocation provider in the Atlanta area that would offer exceptional uptime and quality of service.

“As WCTEL sought to increase redundancy throughout our network and directly connect with companies that could provide us with outstanding service, we were pleased to learn more about Colo Atl, a top colocation and interconnection provider strategically located in Atlanta that offers the highest quality services available and no monthly recurring cross-connect fees,” states Jeff Wilson, CEO of WCTEL.

WCTEL offers high speed internet, HD TV, voice, wireless, home security, and business services throughout western South Carolina.  The majority of WCTEL’s customers are served via a state-of-the-art fiber to the home network.  This network enables WCTEL to offer symmetrical internet speeds of up to 1 Gbps (that’s 1,000 Mbps).

“As we continue to grow our network, we’ll rely heavily on our new partnership with Colo Atl to ensure uptime, reliability, and best in class customer service,” adds Russell Clark, Director of Business Development for WCTEL.

Colo Atl offers WCTEL the ability to easily interconnect with strategic carrier partners and key business partners at 55 Marietta, with no monthly recurring cross-connect fees within the Colo Atl meet-me-area (MMA).

“Colo Atl is pleased to grow our Colo Atl family, and honored to welcome WCTEL to our facility,” states John Ghirardelli, General Manager for Colo Atl. “As a fiber optic network cooperative that provides wireline and wireless services in Western South Carolina, WCTEL can stay true to its mission by providing its customers with top quality and affordable communications services through its new partnership with Colo Atl. Colo Atl is proud to be this partner of choice, offering premium data center and interconnection services, with no monthly recurring cross connect fees, backed by our unique hands-on team and customer-centric approach.”

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