Charter To Launch Internet Gig Service In Wyoming
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (Aug. 15, 2018) – Charter Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:CHTR), Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead and Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr today announced the upcoming launch of Spectrum Internet Gig for residential customers and Spectrum Business® Internet Gig for small and medium-sized business clients in Cheyenne. The 1 Gbps connection will be made available to homes and businesses during the fall of 2018.
“Spectrum’s state-of-the-art, fiber-rich network allows us to deploy dramatically faster broadband speeds, including gigabit connections, broadly and rapidly,” said Dave Rodrian, Charter Communications vice president of internet products. “We’re working quickly to bring these speeds to our customers across the country and are excited to announce that Cheyenne will soon join the growing number of markets with access to Spectrum Internet Gig.”
Spectrum is fully committed to bringing faster internet speeds to the communities it serves with no modem fees or data caps. With Spectrum Internet Gig, residential customers will have access to faster and more powerful internet speeds for streaming video, online gaming, downloading music and more across multiple devices without sacrificing performance.
“Fast and reliable access to that technology is vital to a healthy business community and a growing economy,” said Gov. Mead. “Cutting-edge technology is important to Wyoming. I commend Spectrum, Mayor Orr and her Broadband Task Force for their work to keep Cheyenne ahead of the curve.”
“Bringing gigabit internet to Cheyenne has been a priority of mine and our Broadband Task Force,” said Mayor Orr. “This is exciting news as Spectrum has stepped up to the challenge to deliver this essential service to our residents and businesses.”
“Access to the latest and greatest technology is a vital component of a thriving business community,” said Dale Steenbergen, president and CEO of the Greater Cheyenne Chamber of Commerce. “I applaud Spectrum for bringing this service to Cheyenne and providing local businesses an important tool for their success and growth of our local economy.”
Spectrum Internet Gig will be offered to residential customers with no data caps or contracts, include a modem and free in-home WiFi, and will be backed by a 30-day money back guarantee. Spectrum Business Internet Gig will include a modem, customer WiFi for businesses with public seating or lobby areas, custom domain and email addresses, cloud backup and desktop security software, all at no additional charge.
These new services will join a line of products that now includes Spectrum Mobile™, a new offering available to Spectrum Internet customers that combines the nation’s largest, most reliable 4G LTE network with a nationwide network of Spectrum WiFi hotspots.