Unite Private Networks Announces Partnership with Metroplex Communications

Dark Fiber solution brings 20 Gigabit Internet to Toyota Music Factory in Irving, Texas

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DALLAS, Nov. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Unite Private Networks (UPN), a leading provider of high-capacity, fiber-based communication networks is pleased to announce a recent partnership with DFW-based Metroplex Communications.

UPN is providing Metroplex Communications a point-to-point dark fiber solution connecting Toyota Music Factory in Irving, Texas to Metroplex’s POP at the Infomart Data Center in Dallas.

“Our carrier-grade, industry leading network solution will allow Metroplex Communications advanced connectivity options with speeds that are easily upgradeable to meet ever-growing bandwidth requirements,” said Blair Pierce, Content Account Director at Unite Private Networks. “UPN’s 100 percent fiber-optic infrastructure offers robust network protection with enhanced core and diversity. We provide a suite of products including dark fiber, wavelength services, Internet access, and metro Ethernet products, and we are excited to extend our network to Metroplex Communications and the Irving business community.”

Metroplex Communications, Inc. is proud to be the first to provide dedicated fiber-based Internet, voice and managed network services to Toyota Music Factory in Irving and to tenants such as Bar Louie, Texas Jam House, Highway 61, Bar Manzanilla, Martini Ranch, Texas C Bar, Thirsty Lion and the ARK Group. “We bring Internet to the last inch, we don’t leave it at the door,” said Michael Eber, CTO of Metroplex. “We believe Internet should be fast and work; customer service is as critical as the data you send.” Metroplex peers directly with major Internet services like Google, Facebook, Yahoo, Cloudflare, Softlayer, and Rackspace via DE-CIX. This provides our customers reduced hops, extremely low latency and guaranteed symmetrical speeds over the competition who fail to deliver.

"Having super-fast Internet for our tenants is essential for business. We welcome Metroplex to Toyota Music Factory," says Noah Lazes, president of ARK Group and developer of Toyota Music Factory.

Toyota Music Factory, Las Colinas’ newest entertainment and music venue, is located near the Irving Convention Center. Toyota Music Factory has a variety of options to appeal to everyone’s tastes; a steady parade of restaurants is expected to open a through the beginning of 2018.

About Metroplex Communications: Metroplex Communications, Inc. provides industry disrupting Internet, Phone and Managed Network services to businesses in the Dallas Fort-Worth area. We founded Metroplex due to the lack of adequate options for Internet connectivity and chronically poor customer service. Headquartered in Addison, TX, Metroplex has been building out its hybrid Fiber and Microwave network since 2014. Metroplex Communications, Connect Different. For more information please visit www.metroplexcom.com.

About Toyota Music Factory: Developed by the ARK Group, Toyota Music Factory is a $200 million, 16.7-acre, 453,000-square-foot, mixed-use entertainment and lifestyle complex located in the Las Colinas Urban Center in Irving, Texas. It is the newest all-in-one entertainment and dining destination for DFW residents and visitors alike. Toyota Music Factory is expected to draw some 2.5 million guests a year. www.toyotamusicfactory.com

About Unite Private Networks: UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 20 state service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, metro-optical Ethernet, Internet access, data center services, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more information on UPN, please visit www.uniteprivatenetworks.com.

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Brandi Tubb
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brandi.tubb@upnfiber.com