MetTel Opens New Network Node on West Coast

NEW YORK, Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- MetTel, a leading provider of unified communications and network solutions to business and government customers, today announced that it has opened a new state-of-the-art Network Node in California's Silicon Valley. Operating around the clock, 365 days a year, the new center adds to the service and reliability already provided to customers by MetTel Network Nodes located in New York and Dallas.

The new Santa Clara point of presence provides total surveillance of client networks increasing security and expediting service problem identification, notification and resolution. It also enhances the company's disaster recovery options.

"Reliable, secure and scalable voice and data communications are the lifeblood of today's businesses," said MetTel's Vice President of Network Services Ed Fox. "As more enterprises move mission-critical applications to the cloud to reduce IT costs, designing and managing right-sized corporate networks become even more important. This new facility provides another layer of network redundancy and geographic diversity to the reliable services our customers have come to expect from us."

Providing clients with a single-point-of-contact for all services and requests, MetTel Network Nodes are interconnected with many different wireline and wireless service providers. As a result, the company can provide unique network solutions that help reduce total enterprise telecommunications costs, improve network performance and speed, and increase productivity for their clients.

Fox said MetTel partners with the industry's most reliable carriers to build a complete spectrum of custom telecom solutions for multisite enterprises in any sector. "Our network engineering teams provide the kind of centralized policy management, reporting and regulatory compliance that are especially attractive to clients in financial services and health care who are subject to strict government mandates," he said.

In addition to the Network Node's continuous network management, the company's comprehensive MetOne Portal allows clients to monitor the performance of their customized networks in real-time to optimize network utilization. The portal also centralizes all customer inventory, billing and help desk functionality.

"From project design to deployment, our specialists are focused on simplifying telecom management, meeting clients' requirements and exceeding service delivery expectations," Fox said.

For more information visit or call 1.877.963.8663 for a free telecommunications review by a MetTel business consultant.

About MetTel

From traditional voice services to a Global MPLS Network and VoIP technologies, MetTel provides a complete portfolio of integrated wireline and wireless services to clients throughout the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and beyond. MetTel is redefining telecommunications by converging all communications over a single network with one cost-effective provider managing all voice and data communications services. The company combines extensive strategic partnerships with a powerful platform of proprietary, cloud-based software including the MetOne® Portal, a tool that brings together every product and service from every carrier for every size customer and enables clients to manage expenditures from one simple, easy to use interface. Founded in 1996 and based in New York City, MetTel delivers unmatched solutions and services at competitive prices, backed up by superior, domestic-based customer service.

Lynette Viviani