Atlantic Broadband completes MetroCast rebrand

Atlantic Broadband, the nation´s 9th largest cable operator, has announced that the final step in the acquisition of MetroCast Cable Systems is complete and the organization has been rebranded as Atlantic Broadband, the company said.

Atlantic Broadband is delivering automatic Internet speed upgrades to all legacy MetroCast residential and business customers. All residential subscribers now have access to speeds up to 200 Mbps and businesses as high as 500 Mbps depending on the market. These increases represent the first in new enhanced services that will continue to roll out throughout the year.

Automatic speed increases will vary based on a customers´ current speed subscription.

Atlantic Broadband, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cogeco Communications Inc. (TSX: CCA), provides its residential and business customers with Internet, TV and Phone services in 11 states: Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Maine, Maryland, New Hampshire, New York, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia. Atlantic Broadband is headquartered in Quincy, Massachusetts. To learn more about Atlantic Broadband, visit