SOURCE: United Network Services, Inc.

United Network Services, Inc.

May 15, 2013 09:40 ET

UNSi Completes Acquisition of Airband Communications

Acquisition Strengthens National MPLS Network, Adds Fixed Wireless & Voice Services

PITTSBURGH, PA--(Marketwired - May 15, 2013) - United Network Services, Inc. (UNSi), a provider of data network and carrier services, announced today that it has successfully completed its previously announced acquisition of Airband Communications of Dallas, Texas. Airband Communications is one of the nation's largest fixed wireless voice and data providers for businesses, with a large southwest and southeast MPLS backbone. The all stock merger officially closed on May 14. The acquisition expands UNSi's existing robust national MPLS & Ethernet network with a total of 29 Core PoPs spanning across the United States, fixed wireless in 16 markets, VoIP platform delivered on a national basis, as well as a comprehensive broadband aggregation network.

The combined company will operate under the name United Network Services Inc. (UNSi) with primary operations located in Dallas, Phoenix, and Pittsburgh coupled with regional offices in several strategic cities.

ABOUT UNSi
UNSi is a next generation carrier and provider of intelligent internet and managed services providing extensive MPLS and Ethernet solutions. Leveraging a flexible network with unparalleled reach, UNSi offers custom managed services to layer on top of transport services -- offering a total network solution all on one bill, for businesses with multiple locations. UNSi's services are backed by 24x7 US-based NOCs, 29 core PoPs, over 100,000 lit buildings, 150+ interconnects, and the largest broadband aggregation database.

UNSi provides intelligent carrier grade solutions with the industry's most extensive reach to enterprise and carrier customers alike. UNSi sells through direct & indirect channels, as well as directly to tech savvy companies of all sizes and IT Professionals who rely on UNSi to provide reliable and efficient solutions for their network infrastructure. For more information about UNSi, visit www.unsi.net or call 888.UNSi.999.

ABOUT AIRBAND COMMUNICATIONS
Airband Communications, Inc. is the largest fixed-wireless voice and data provider for businesses in the U.S. The company offers a comprehensive portfolio of high-speed Internet access, point-to-point data services, VoIP, security and other managed solutions -- delivered over one of the industry's most scalable last-mile networks. Airband bypasses the local phone and cable companies to provide faster provisioning intervals, immediate scalability and complete redundancy for its customers. Thousands of businesses nationwide already count on Airband for their broadband service. For more information, please visit www.airband.com.

Contact Information

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    UNSi
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