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SD-WAN: Pathway to Digital Transformation for Branch Office Networks

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In the era of digital transformation, branch office networks play an unprecedented role in delivering business value. Digital transformation refers to the disruption and evolution of business models and processes through new technologies leveraging cloud, mobility, social media and the Internet of Things. Many digital transformation initiatives are centered around cloud-based business applications...

SD-WAN: The Network Evolves to Support Digital Transformation and Cloud

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SD-WAN has emerged as an important solution for businesses which are increasingly dependent on the cloud, and are striving to digitally transform their operations.  IDC found that digital transformation is an imperative for enterprises and other organizations worldwide.  Indeed, in a world defined by digital transformation, competition is increasingly intense.

Windstream Invests in Detroit Expansion

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There are few cities in America as interesting as Detroit. It has such a variety of influences that people can't agree on a nickname. Whatever you call it -- the Motor City, the Arsenal of Democracy, Motown, Hockeytown, the 313 – there is no question that Droit is beloved by its residents.

Finding an Oasis in New York's Broadband Deserts

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This "broadband gap" between the areas of New York that have true, enterprise symmetrical fiber (with upload and download speeds that meet corporate needs) and the areas that are broadband deserts is a huge drag on the city's economy. The problem is no secret. Even City Hall is trying to do something about it. But it isn't an easy problem to solve. Bringing traditional fiber...

We are proud to invest in our hometown of Little Rock

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Those of us who work at Windstream are proud to call Little Rock, Arkansas, home. Windstream is headquartered here, and our company’s connection to the city goes back nearly 75 years.

So you can imagine how excited we are to announce a major expansion of the local metro fiber network in our community. That’s because it creates a new level of connectivity and network stability for all local businesses, and expands the services that are available to our local customers.

Standing Up for Businesses in Dallas that Need Fiber Deployments, Not Empty Promises

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When it comes to high-speed fiber deployments, Dallas has had its heart broken in the past. In fact, the city’s most recent “left at the altar” moment happened just last fall when a major provider announced it would hit the “pause” button on a planned fiber roll-out.

Growing our Metro Fiber Network in Philadelphia

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Many things can affect how an area grows and prospers, including having access to a robust communications network infrastructure. Windstream is expanding our fiber and fixed wireless networks in the greater Philadelphia area so we can connect even more local data centers and commercial buildings—and help spur even more growth.

Windstream Helps U.S. Government Better Connect with Military Veterans

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Windstream now connects more than 300 Department of Veterans Affairs locations with high-quality, highly reliable voice, data and Internet services— powering important initiatives such as crisis hotlines and telehealth initiatives to help ensure veterans receive the federal government benefits they have earned.