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Ubiquiti Networks

October 30, 2012 09:00 ET

Sling Broadband Kicks Off the NBA Season and 2012 Election With Ubiquiti

SAN JOSE, CA--(Marketwire - Oct 30, 2012) - Ubiquiti Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: UBNT), a next-generation communications technology company, today announced that it is the official hardware provider for Florida-based Sling Broadband, a top Internet service provider in over 30 major markets nationwide.

Using Ubiquiti hardware and software, Sling Broadband provides Internet solutions to the Miami Heat's American Airlines Arena, serves as the official ISP for all Obama campaign activities in Florida, and provides Internet infrastructure for notable organizations and events such as the Department of Justice, NASCAR and Super Bowl XLIV.

The company has been using Ubiquiti products exclusively since 2009, and has installed Ubiquiti's airMax™ and UniFi™ lines for its entire customer base, including 9,000 customers in the Miami metropolitan area alone. The company attributes its 99.999% uptime guarantee and quick 3-5 day installation process in large part to Ubiquiti's high-performance products.

"Ubiquiti has been instrumental to our rapid growth into a nationally ranked ISP," said Addiel Lopez, CEO and co-founder at Sling Broadband. "Ubiquiti has perfected the process of network installation, allowing us to provide unparalleled performance and usability to customers at record low costs."

"Sling Broadband has successfully competed with behemoths in the wireless industry for years and become a national player as a result of its innovative business model," said Robert J. Pera, CEO at Ubiquiti Networks. "We are delighted to support a company that shares our vision of providing high performance at a disruptive price point."

A case study and companion video documentary detailing Sling's decision to use Ubiquiti products exclusively, as well as background on major deployments, can be found at

About Sling Broadband

Sling Broadband is one of the nation's largest Internet service providers, consistently ranked as one of the top ten networks in North America. Sling Broadband's lightning-fast network is powered by next-generation wireless technology. Sling Broadband is the leader in business communications services with speeds 100X faster than DSL/Cable and phone company T1 service. Our better business broadband service features the lowest prices in the industry, installation in 5 days, data security, scalability, a 99.999% uptime guarantee, no local loop charges and no hidden fees.

About Ubiquiti Networks

Ubiquiti Networks is a next-generation communications technology company that designs and manufactures proprietary technologies. Since 2005, Ubiquiti's products and solutions have bridged the digital divide between emerging and developed markets by fundamentally changing the economics of deploying high performance networking solutions in underserved and underpenetrated markets globally. Our technology platforms airMAX, UniFi, airFiber™, airVision™, mFi™ and EdgeMAX™, focus on delivering industry-leading performance, compelling price-performing characteristics and an unparalleled user experience. Ubiquiti has reduced high product and network deployment costs and other business model inefficiencies to enable rapid market adoption of their products and solutions in emerging markets. For more information visit

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    Ben Moore
    Vice President, Business Development
    Ubiquiti Networks,Inc.
    (408) 385-1103
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