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01/04/99 - Atlantic.Net Launches Internet Service in St. Augustine and New Smyrna Beach

NEWS RELEASE
Media Contact: Doreen Sabina
Phone: (904) 249-3946
E-mail: doreen@atlantic.net

GAINESVILLE— Atlantic.Net: Internet Connect Company, one of Florida’s most popular Internet service providers, is pleased to announce that 56K Internet access is now available to subscribers in the St. Augustine local calling area and 33.6K Internet access is available in New Smyrna Beach.

Atlantic.Net 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.

Dial-up 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 Netscape Communicator, is available for Microsoft Windows and Apple’s Macintosh operating systems.

About 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 30 cities throughout Florida, including Jacksonville and Daytona Beach. In addition to over 17,000 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.Net’s complete line of services, call 1-800-422-2936 or visit the corporate Web site at http://www.atlantic.net.

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.

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