Lumos Networks inks multi-year enterprise contract with Virginia Military Institute

Lumos Networks Corp. (Nasdaq: LMOS), a fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region, has signed a multi-year agreement with the Virginia Military Institute (“VMI”) to provide 1.5 Gigabit of dedicated Internet to its campus, located in Lexington Virginia, the company said.

Lumos Networks also will provide VMI with a 1 Gigabit Dedicated Internet connection at the Rockbridge Area Network Authority (RANA) Data Center. Lumos Networks previously announced RANA as a new Data Center connected to their network (Lumos Connects to Rockbridge Area Network Authority (“RANA”) Data Center in Lexington, VA).

Founded in 1839 and located in Lexington, Virginia, Virginia Military Institute is the nation´s first state-supported military college. US News & World Report has ranked VMI among the nation´s top undergraduate public liberal arts colleges since 2001. VMI´s engineering program is traditionally ranked in the Top 25 amongst all engineering schools whose highest degree is a bachelor´s or master´s degree.

Lumos Networks is a fiber-based service provider in the Mid-Atlantic region serving Carrier, Enterprise and Data Center customers, offering end-to-end connectivity in 26 markets in Virginia, West Virginia, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Ohio and Kentucky.