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Feb 02

RCN Business Brings Redundancy to Javits Center

Fully redundant fiber solution ensures maximum uptime to support venue’s world-class facility

Princeton, NJ – February 2, 2016 – RCN Business, a communications provider delivering network solutions for voice, data and video, announces today it has worked with channel partner, ZLH Enterprises, to design a secure and redundant network alternative for both Internet and VOIP services at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center (“Javits Center”) in NYC.

RCN Business partnered with ZLH Enterprises, a consulting company that works with business entities to develop cost-effective and efficient network WAN connectivity, to provide a reliable and scalable, fiber-rich network. The Javits Center required redundancy for both its Internet and voice services. RCN Business was able to provide a dual carrier, dual entry solution for Javits. Known as the Marketplace for the World ®, the Javits Center boasts 840,000 square feet of flexible exhibition space and can accommodate any size event at any time. Because it is chosen by 39,000 companies as their preferred venue every year, a fully redundant, secure IT infrastructure is essential to ensuring events that take place there are operational at all times.

“RCN was able to provide the dual entry that was required to minimize business disruption in the event of failure,” states Zina Hassel, CEO of ZLH Enterprises. “We also wanted the ability to have scalable bandwidth from a multitude of carriers and one of these was RCN due to its available infrastructure in New York City. Both the engineering department and the sales staff provided what the Javits Center required and managed the needs of the facility with exceptional professionalism. They were asked to think outside the box, and they have done just that to provide a flexible and robust solution.”

“RCN Business works closely with our channel partners to provide solutions that are both secure and scalable,” says Michael Carrosquilla, SVP Commercial Services at RCN. “We are pleased to be involved with this state-of-the-art facility, and look forward to continuing to provide the latest technology.”

RCN Business offers a full suite of products, including:

• Metro Ethernet connections up to 100 Gbps; including DIA, E-Line and E-LAN connections
• Business Trunking; including PRI and SIP interfaces
• Full-featured Business Voice offering; including Business Phone with Call Manager and Hosted Voice
• Internet access with download speeds up to 110Mbps

To learn more about RCN Business and its national agent program, visit, email or call (212) 784-8049.

About RCN Business Services

RCN Business Service provides industry-leading high-speed Internet, voice, video and network solutions to businesses of all sizes. Delivered through a wholly-owned, state-of-the-art fiber-rich network and supported by 100% U.S.-based customer service, RCN Business serves businesses in Boston, Chicago, Lehigh Valley (PA), New York City, Philadelphia and Washington, D.C. RCN Business received the Metro Ethernet Forum’s CE 2.0 certification in the E-Line, E-LAN and E-Access categories in 2014. Follow RCN Business on LinkedIn and Twitter.

RCN Media Contact:
Jaymie Scotto & Associates for RCN
866-695-3629 ext. 13

About ZLH Enterprises

ZLH Enterprises is a privately held corporation, established in 1987 which is a diversity supplier as a Woman-Owned Business. Headquartered in central New Jersey, the client base is international in scope. The success of the company is demonstrated by client retention, testimonials and professional referrals. ZLH Enterprises has relationships with many of the leading telecom providers in the industry and are able to offer full service solutions from AT&T, Verizon, Broadview Networks, Lightower, Lighpath, Comcast, RCN Business amongst the providers for local and long distance, private line, internet access, disaster recovery, intrusion detection and off site data center hosting for business customers.

ZLH Enterprises Media Contact:
Zina Hassel
732-845-5288 ext. 11

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