Greentown Labs

About Greentown Labs

Greentown Labs is one of the country’s largest incubator spaces, providing 33,000 sq. ft. of prototyping space, shared machine shop tools, office space and an event space for energy-related startup companies.

“Our dedicated fiber-optic service from RCN enables over 200 entrepreneurs at over 40 companies to grow their startups as quickly as possible.”
ELIZABETH BARNO
COMMUNITY MANAGER
The Challenge

Experiencing steady growth, Greentown Labs required a service provider that specifically had fiber at their location; capable of providing a flexible, secure and reliable Internet solution enabling a large number of startup companies to rapidly grow their networks and their companies.

The Solution
  • High-Speed Internet for reliable connectivity
  • Secure and redundant Dedicated Internet Access
  • Focused project management, technical and service support to accommodate a quick turn-around schedule
Results
  • Scalable, cost effective connectivity with more bandwidth options as business needs expand
  • Responded to business needs by upgrading twice to greater speeds
  • Through on-going monitoring, RCN recently notified Greentown Labs of increased traffic and the need to increase bandwidth
  • 99.999 percent reliability for past two years