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Cisco powers Shentel 100G network

Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) said that Shenandoah Telecommunications Company (NASDAQ: SHEN) has updated its dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) fibre-optic network with Cisco´s Coherent DWDM technology to support 100 Gigabit per second speeds to its subscribers throughout Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland. The Cisco ASR 9000 Series router will provide resilient high-speed IP services.

Shentel, the first service provider to deploy Cisco´s 100G network solution within Virginia and West Virginia, will be able to offer multiple 10G or 100G wavelength services.

Since deploying its 100G network in July 2013, Shentel is able to deliver more bandwidth to meet business and residential customers´ current and expected demands for voice, data, video and cloud services. The optimized network provides a variety of on-demand 100G services, including seamless 10G or 100G hand-off.

Shenandoah Telecommunications company is a holding company that provides a broad range of telecommunications services through its operating subsidiaries.

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