RCN New York Announces Availability of 1 Gigabit Internet Speeds to Local Businesses

Small to medium sized businesses can now leverage robust connections to improve efficiencies

NEW YORK CITY – December 11, 2018RCN Business, an award-winning communications provider delivering network solutions for high-speed internet, voice, and video, announced the immediate availability of 1 Gigabit internet speeds for small to medium-sized business (SMBs) in its New York City serviceable areas, which include the boroughs of Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens.

“1 Gig internet is a gamechanger for SMBs,” said Bruce Abbott, Sr. VP and General Manager, RCN New York. “Having access to these speeds will exponentially ramp up cloud usage and enable companies of all sizes to effectively implement applications such as data backup and video conferencing. As a company, RCN is dedicated to providing its customers with the most innovative solutions that will allow New York businesses to optimize their operations.”

1 Gigabit technology enables internet speeds up to 1,000 Mbps and is delivered over RCN’s fiber optic, cable or Hybrid Fiber-Coax (HFC) networks.

RCN’s proprietary 1 Gigabit technology will improve business efficiencies with faster speeds that decrease the likelihood of interruption, improve support for remote employees and operations, and establish faster POS processing and uploading of backup data, among other benefits.

To learn more about RCN New York’s 1 Gigabit option for your small to medium sized business, please call 877-726-7000.

About RCN Business
RCN Telecom Services, LLC (www.rcn.com and www.rcn.com/business) provides industry-leading high-speed internet, all-digital TV and phone services for residential, small/medium and Enterprise business customers. PC Magazine’s Readers’ Choice Award named RCN one of the winners for best ISPs in 2015, 2016 and 2017 – RCN was rated highest in overall satisfaction. RCN is YouTube HD Verified, earning the company the highest-ranking that Google offers. RCN is also a Netflix Open Connect partner, placing in the Top rankings on the Netflix USA ISP Speed Index in the markets RCN serves. RCN's affordably priced advanced digital services are delivered through its proprietary, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service. RCN's primary service areas include Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia (Delaware County) and Washington, DC.

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