Idaville, Indiana Consumers Now Have Access to Fast, Affordable Frontier High-Speed Internet Service
Great Value and
Downstream Speeds of up to 7.1 Megabits per Second
Fort Wayne, IN, September 30, 2010 – Consumers and businesses in Idaville now have access to Frontier Communications’(NYSE: FTR) High-Speed Internet, allowing them to email, quickly download movies, share photos or video with friends and family, and create their own Internet content.
Approximately two months after acquiring the operations, Frontier technicians installed High-Speed Internet equipment, based on digital subscriber line (DSL) technology, at the company’s telephone switching facilities in the area, enabling the company to offer broadband service to eligible consumers in this White County community.
“Frontier High-Speed Internet service provides a tremendous value for consumers who want consistently reliable broadband service from a local provider they can trust,” said Dave Sorg, Frontier’s general manager for Lafayette and the surrounding market areas.“Access to broadband is a critical link for education, safety and information, and Frontier High-Speed Internet offers a wide range of products to meet the different broadband needs for homes and businesses in Idaville. We committed to deploying broadband to unserved and underserved areas, and we keep our commitments!”
Frontier High-Speed Internet subscribers have access to an extensive array of features and services, including online backup, virus and spyware protection with Frontier Peace of Mind; Frontier email; U.S-based technical support; online gaming; Internet television via my fitv; and more. All in-home installations are completed on-site by highly trained technicians who take the time to educate customers unfamiliar with PCs about computer basics.
Frontier High-Speed Internet service is delivered on a dedicated line from Frontier’s central switching office to the customer’s home or business and is backed by live, 24 x 7 100 percent U.S.-based customer service and technical support. The service typically is available to residents and businesses located within approximately three miles of the company’s central switching offices.
Eligible residential customers may sign up online for a Frontier High-Speed Internet one-year service plan – with connection speeds up to 1 Mbps (megabits per second)– for just $19.99 a month, with the first six months free. Or, customers may choose an annual plan with speeds of up to 3 Mbps (megabits per second) for $29.99 a month with the first six months free or an annual plan with speeds of up to 7.1 Mbps (megabits per second) for $39.99 a month with the first six months free. Residential consumers may call 877-462-8188 or visit http://www.frontier.com
to check their eligibility or to place orders.
Frontier High-Speed Internet for Business packages offer a choice of speeds, static IP addresses, remote dial-up access, networking and domain name emails. More information about service availability and pricing is available to business owners by calling 877-462-8188 or visiting http://www.frontier.com
Bundled Services Bring It All Together for Customers
Frontier customers also can bundle Frontier High-Speed Internet service with a Frontier Freedom calling plan and all-digital DirectTV® service, giving them unlimited calling, high-speed Internet access and in-home video service for additional savings – all on one bill from a name they trust.