SOURCE: United Network Services, Inc.

United Network Services, Inc.

September 12, 2012 08:05 ET

UNSi Completes Expansion of MPLS and VPLS Network

Project Affects 3 Major Metro Areas and Adds 18th POP

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - Sep 12, 2012) - United Network Services, Inc. (UNSi), a leading next generation carrier and provider of the "intelligent access" MPLS Exchange Platform (MEP), has announced today at the Channel Partners 2012 Fall Conference, that it has completed a series of major network upgrades in the Midwest of the United States. The UNSi Dallas and Denver Points-of-Presence (POP's) have been expanded into full Border Gateway Interconnects (BGI's) providing a full suite of MPLS, VPLS, DIA and Carrier Ethernet Services at each facility. In addition, UNSi has expanded their Midwest presence by building out a full BGI at its newest POP in St. Louis, Missouri. These expansions are key enablers in cementing UNSi's position as a leading provider of MPLS and Ethernet services in the Midwest and Southwest regions.

Expansion of their network comes on the heels of UNSi product announcements like Same IP Failover (SIF), as well as the launch of its Channel Partner Program at the Spring 2012 event. "Our continued investment in our MPLS and Ethernet capabilities is all part of the exciting growth strategy we have implemented and are experiencing at UNSi," stated Mr. Fran John, President & CEO of UNSi. "2012 has been a formative year for us; as our brand awareness increases, so has our customer base and our network reach. These exciting developments in the Midwest demonstrate our commitment to our customers in these areas and are a key component in being able to deliver our services cost effectively," added Mr. John. Concurrently, UNSi completed a network upgrade in New York City, expanding its 10gig backbone into 7 of the major carrier hotels.

UNSi currently has 18 strategic POP's located nationwide with over 150 NNIs, and agreements with almost 2,000 networks providers. UNSi is exhibiting at the Channel Partners Fall Conference at Booth #620. 

UNSi is a national carrier with a next generation network providing extensive MPLS and Ethernet solutions. Leveraging a flexible and intelligent 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, 18 strategic regional POPs, over 100,000 lit buildings, 150+ NNI's, 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, including wholesale, 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 or call 888.UNSi.999.

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