Launches 56K Internet Service in Jacksonville
Atlantic.Net: Internet Connect Company, one of Floridas most
popular Internet service providers, is pleased to announce that
56K Internet access is now available to subscribers in the Jacksonville
local calling area.
members with 56Kbps modems will be able to access Web pages and
use other Internet utilities at nearly twice the speed of a standard
28.8Kbps modem, with no additional cost.
subscribers should call the Member Services Department at 1-800-921-9328
for the new 56K access number. All customers have been sent an e-mail
message containing details of the change and instructions on how
to begin using the 56K service.
in Jacksonville will see an immediate benefit when using our 56K
access," says Atlantic.Net president and CEO Marty Puranik,
"Because digital modems overcome many of the technical deficiencies
found in traditional analog phones lines. These could result in
slow connection speeds and unexplained disconnects for Internet
users regardless of the provider they used."
members using 56K-capable modems will get fast, reliable Internet
connections thanks to the clarity of the signal in the digital modems.
Because it is a digital service, customers may also use dial-up
64Kbps ISDN terminal adapters to access the Internet at the higher
speeds for the same monthly fee. Dial-up 128Kbps ISDN access is
also available for an additional charge.
56K Internet accounts start at just $9.95 per month; including access
to the World Wide Web, electronic mail, discussion groups and other
easy-to-use features. The Atlantic.Net software startup kit, featuring
Microsofts Internet Explorer Web browser, is available for
the Windows and Macintosh operating systems.
Atlantic.Net: Internet Connect Co.
Gainesville, FL-based Atlantic.Net is a leader in the highly competitive
Internet access industry committed to providing the highest possible
level of service at a reasonable cost to all of its customers. Atlantic.Net
operates in over 26 cities throughout Florida, including Jacksonville,
Starke and Lake City. In addition to over 13,000 dial-up subscribers,
Atlantic.Net offers a variety of high-speed dedicated access solutions
and Web hosting services for businesses. To learn more about Atlantic.Nets
complete line of services, call 1-800-422-2936 or visit the corporate
Web site at http://www.atlantic.net.
was founded in 1994 by two University of Florida students. In 1998
the company was named to the Florida 100 in a study conducted by
the University of Florida's Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
(CEI), and Accounting Research and Professional Education (CARPE)
identifying the 100 fastest-growing private companies in Florida.