LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Windstream Wholesale, a leading provider of advanced optical solutions, with its first 400G customer turned up in August 2020, now offers its industry leading 400G wave services coast to coast as it continues to expand and enhance its high-capacity, low-latency transport network.
Currently available 400G routes are:
- Ashburn, Va., to Chicago, Denver, San Jose and Los Angeles
- Atlanta to Dallas, Phoenix, San Jose and Los Angeles
- Seattle to Portland, San Jose and Los Angeles
- Chicago to Dallas and Atlanta
Windstream Wholesale is also taking orders now for the following routes, which will be 400G capable in the second half of 2022:
- Chicago to Atlanta and Miami
- Chicago to Newark and New York City
- Atlanta to Ashburn, Newark and New York City
- McAllen, Texas; to Dallas, Memphis, Ashburn and New York City
The company will begin accepting orders for the third phase of its 400G expansion starting in the third quarter of 2022.
Windstream Wholesale has been an industry leader in testing and deploying 400G services. In August 2020, Windstream and Everstream, the business-only fiber network, announced the turn-up of long-haul 400 Gigabit Ethernet Wavelength Services, one of the industry-first deployments for a business-optimized service provider.
The enhancements are being made to Windstream's Intelligent Converged Optical Network (ICON), which provides open and disaggregated networking infrastructure, enabling wholesale and enterprise technology customers to select unique custom routes, maintain operational insights with Windstream's Network Intelligence functions, and place their networks closer to the edge to better serve end-users.
To view the Windstream network map, visit https://www.windstreamwholesale.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Windstream-Wholesale-National-Network.pdf
Read the full press release here.