Comcast Business invests to expand fiber network in Sanger, California

Comcast Business has announced that it has completed a USD 300,000 fiber optic network expansion project in Sanger, California, a city of about 24,000 in Fresno County, the company said.

Comcast´s high-performance network now is delivering up to 10 Gigabits-per-second (Gbps) of Ethernet capacity to businesses located at Kings River Tech Park, providing companies with a competitive edge and the ability to attract new employees, while supporting economic development in the area.

Known as the nation´s Christmas tree city, Sanger is at the heart of one of the richest and most diversified agricultural regions in the world. With this new infrastructure, the improvements will attract more high-tech manufacturing jobs into the area.

For businesses to get off the ground and succeed, a robust network is paramount. Along with the investment from Comcast Business, the city of Sanger contributed an additional USD 90,000 to build out three miles of new fiber optic cable to support the needs of its local businesses. This range of network-based services provides organizations with the tools to prosper in today´s global economic landscape.

Comcast Business offers Ethernet, Internet, Wi-Fi, Voice, TV and Managed Enterprise Solutions to help organizations of all sizes transform their business. Powered by an advanced network, and backed by 24/7 customer support, Comcast Business is one of the largest contributors to the growth of Comcast Cable. Comcast Business is the nation´s largest cable provider to small and mid-size businesses and has emerged as a force in the Enterprise market; recognized over the last two years by industry associations as one of the fastest growing providers of Ethernet services.

Comcast Cable is one of the nation´s largest video, high-speed Internet and phone providers to residential customers under the XFINITY brand and also provides these services to businesses. Comcast has invested in technology to build an advanced network that delivers among the fastest broadband speeds, and brings customers personalized video, communications and home management offerings. Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA) is a global media and technology company. Visit www.comcastcorporation.com for more information.