Washington, D.C. – tw telecom (NASDAQ: TWTC), the leading provider of managed services, including Business Ethernet, converged an IP VPN solutions for enterprises in Washington, D.C. and throughout the U.S., introduces its unique real-time bandwidth-on-demand service, Dynamic Capacity to local businesses and organizations. Dynamic Capacity allows enterprise customers to reconfigure their network in real time, immediately double or triple network capacity without service interruption, and have total visibility of all network metrics.
For a limited time, customers who purchase tw telecom’s E-Line services with Dynamic Capacity, will have the subscription fee waived and receive the company’s Enhanced Management service, according to Chris Oberg, tw telecom vice president and general manager for Washington, D.C.. This tw telecom Intelligent Network feature provides businesses with greater visibility into their network performance by delivering real-time, end-to-end, segment-by-segment performance metrics. In addition to the D.C. area, the service is also available in Northern Virginia and most parts of Maryland.
“To support the rapid proliferation of networked business applications, IT professionals increasingly need better real-time visibility and control of their networks,” said Erin Dunne, Director of Research Services, Vertical Systems Group. “A significant challenge is how to efficiently manage network bandwidth capacity in response to new Cloud apps or changes in existing applications. tw telecom addresses these needs with its Intelligent Network capabilities. Specifically, Dynamic Capacity is a unique capability that enables CIOs to look into their network metrics in real-time and then allocate Ethernet bandwidth capacity on-demand.”
No other service puts the customer in immediate control of their network like Dynamic Capacity. It provides health care providers, financial organizations, educational institutions, and numerous other businesses and organizations with the ability to significantly enhance network speeds during times of peak use, leading to increased efficiency and capability, and then return to its original committed network capacity … all within seconds. This capability leads to increased efficiency and capability.
“With tw telecom’s Dynamic Capacity and Enhanced Management services, enterprise customers are able to scale their E-Line Business Ethernet bandwidth and capacity immediately across their network, without service interruption, through the same simple to use MyPortal interface they use for all tw telecom services,” said Oberg. Easy-to-use reports are available via tw telecom’s MyPortal interface, which provide information that improves troubleshooting, planning, and peak application performance. In addition to the D.C. area, the service is also available in Northern Virginia and most parts of Maryland.
“In addition to allowing customers to expand network capacity in seconds, tw telecom’s MyPortal feature also allows them to monitor the cost of bandwidth increases and budget more efficiently for an organizational or business activity requiring above average network resources,” Oberg said.