SOURCE: Business Only Broadband

June 16, 2008 15:17 ET

Business Only Broadband Named a 2008 Communications Innovators Awards Winner

Named "Most Innovative - Emerging Wireless" by NPRG and Pipeline Magazine

WESTMONT, IL--(Marketwire - June 16, 2008) - Business Only Broadband, the largest fixed wireless broadband provider in Chicago and New York, has been named a winner of the prestigious 2008 Communications Innovators Awards®. The company was honored in the "Most Innovative - Emerging Wireless" class during NXTcomm08 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The awards are sponsored by New Paradigm Resources Group, Inc. (NPRG) and Pipeline Magazine and are designed to recognize "service providers that implement cutting-edge solutions and demonstrate forward-thinking innovation."

"We are pleased to receive this honor that recognizes our work to provide carrier grade IP and Ethernet network solutions over our 100 percent diverse fixed wireless infrastructure," said Shane Hampton, vice president, market development, Business Only Broadband. "Our primary focus is to deliver the next generation of low latency and business continuity solutions to the financial sector to support their trading and data continuity strategies. And we are able to do it from a flexible and fully-customized platform."

Business Only Broadband has built the largest fixed wireless broadband networks in Chicago and New York. The networks provide true diversity in last mile connectivity by having no common interconnection or point of failure with the local incumbent and CLEC wire network. The company uses fixed wireless technology in the licensed spectrum ranges of 11 Gigahertz, 18 GHz, 23 GHz and 80 GHz. The company has over 40 transmission sites and over 300 customers.

"With its fixed wireless broadband solution, Business Only Broadband has given us a reliable, business continuity solution," said Peter Nagle, CIO, Mesirow Financial. "The scalable and flexible solution they offer provides not only diversity in physical connectivity but more importantly the ability to plan for the future. Plus, their team is easy to work with and provided us with seamless integration."

Business Only Broadband's latest innovation, WIMAN FinanceConnect Platinum™, provides diverse, sub millisecond solutions for a financial firm's connectivity to the financial exchanges and data centers.

For more information on Business Only Broadband, phone 877-627-5262, email sales@BusinessOnlyBroadband.com, or visit www.BusinessOnlyBroadband.com.

About Business Only Broadband

Chicago area-based Business Only Broadband, provides carrier class, 100 percent diverse wireless Metro Area Networks and Extranet Solutions to the financial sector and large enterprise clients. Business Only Broadband has built the largest wireless broadband network in Chicago and New York City. Led by a veteran industry management team, the company offers 100 percent diverse service with no common point of failure with the LEC or CLEC network in addition to QOS, MPLS, Metro Ethernets, Private Networks and City to City connections. Visit www.BusinessOnlyBroadband.com for more information.

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