Shelby Township, MI., December 8, 2016 – As part of its continuing network investment, 123Net has added a new fixed wireless tower in fast growing Shelby Township to provide greater capability and bandwidth to area businesses that rely on carrier class connectivity.
According to Jim Hart, 123Net’s director of wireless, Shelby Township is focused on ensuring that businesses have the tools to thrive and create an even more vibrant community. “123Net’s new Shelby Township fixed wireless tower brings carrier-grade high-speed wireless services with speeds of up to 2 Gbps on secure links to the Shelby business community. This level of sophisticated technology is exactly the type of infrastructure that Shelby Township and Macomb County businesses need to grow and thrive,” he said.
The new tower is located along the vibrant 23 Mile corridor between Romeo Plank and Hayes. The tower will provide immediate benefit to a multitude of area businesses and becomes another important link in 123Net’s state-wide network of dedicated fixed wireless and fiber capabilities, expanding reach and creating additional network redundancies.
“123Net continues to invest in new infrastructure to support the explosive demand for high-speed fixed wireless data services,” said Hart. “As a Michigan-based provider, this new Point-of-Presence is a significant milestone in our service in Macomb County, Metro Detroit and across SE Michigan.”
123Net provides colocation, fiber, fixed wireless, voice and data services to thousands of Michigan businesses, including a dozen Fortune 500 companies through a growing network that incorporates the latest and most reliable, fast and secure technologies.
123Net built and owns its entire wireless network and now has 56 fixed wireless towers located strategically throughout Michigan. The Company expects to bring several additional fixed wireless sites on-line in the next 12 months. The Company’s Shelby Township tower will add capacity and quality coverage, including faster downloads, improved data speeds, and improved voice coverage. 123Net built and owns its entire wireless network and is able to install most new customers within five to seven days. The Company supports its fixed wireless network with more than 3,000 route miles of proprietary fiber.