Indiana Fiber Network, LLC Establishes Interconnection with Bluebird Network, LLC at Cermak in Chicago
Indiana Fiber Network (IFN), the leading Indiana statewide Network Service Provider, announces interconnection to Bluebird Network, LLC, a leading Missouri and Illinois Telecom Service Provider at 350 East Cermak in Chicago.
According to Michael Morey, President and CEO of Bluebird Network, Cermak is a strategic Carrier Hotel which serves as a major Carrier-Neutral Meet-Me location for telecommunication access across the Midwest. “This interconnection expands the reachability of the Bluebird Network and IFN Ethernet Transport Services to Carriers, Service Providers, and Enterprise organizations looking for reliable and affordable high bandwidth broadband fiber service across multiple states,” said Morey.
Kelly Dyer, IFN President and CEO said: “This enables IFN to be more responsive to customer requirements and to offer additional competitive options to our clients. The interconnection will also offer IFN expanded state to state 100G carrier options that translate into high bandwidth with low latency and high service reliability.”
About Bluebird Network, LLC
Bluebird Network, LLC, headquartered in Columbia, Missouri, was formed by integrating three companies; Bluebird Media, Missouri Network Alliance (MNA, est. 1999) and Illinois Network Alliance (INA, est. 2009), and now includes the Bluebird Underground Data Center (2014). This integration created a leading Midwest telecommunications company that provides 6,000 fiber route miles of high-speed broadband and fiber optic connections to Midwest communities and a data center in Springfield, Mo. The Bluebird fiber network has over 100 Points of Presence (POP) sites spanning the Midwest including the major cities of Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, Tulsa, Omaha, Des Moines, and Memphis. Bluebird has a national reach through its partner, INDATEL Group, which connects the fiber-optic networks of independent telephone companies across the United States. To learn more, please visit www.bluebirdnetwork.com and follow us on LinkedIn.
About Indiana Fiber Network, LLC
Indiana Fiber Network, LLC (IFN) was formed in March of 2002, whose ownership is comprised by 20 local exchange telephone companies throughout the state. They offer data center, Internet backbone, and data transport services over state-of-the-art Ethernet, CDWM, DWDM, and SONET fiber networks, with service in the State of Indiana and throughout the US, via a network of national carrier partners. For more information, please visit IFN’s website at www.ifncom.net or call (317) 280-4636. Follow IFN on Twitter at www.twitter.com/indianafiber.