HAMMOND, LA — NTS Communications (NTS), a provider of fiber Internet services in regions of West Texas, North Texas and Southeastern Louisiana, announced the launch of its high-speed Internet service in Hammond, Louisiana. The service is delivered over a pure fiber-to-the-premise (FTTP) network. Effective immediately, local business customers in serviceable areas, including the downtown area, will have access to NTS’ Gigabit Fiber Network, which will provide speeds of up to 1 Gbps (1,000 Mbps).

“We are very excited to continue the roll-out of our Gigabit Internet speeds to Hammond, making it the next NTS Gigabit City,” said Cyrus Driver, president and CEO of NTS. “The Hammond business community is growing, and our state-of-the-art Gigabit Fiber Network is buried right here in Hammond to help the city continue to grow. This infrastructure will provide the business community with a pure and powerful solution for years to come and position Hammond as an even more competitive location for new businesses in Louisiana.”

Gigabit Services for Business Customers
NTS’ Gigabit Fiber services are delivered over a pure fiber network with a true fiber-to-the-premise connection for business customers. With NTS’ Gigabit Fiber Network, Hammond’s business Internet customers will have access to one of the most powerful bandwidth solutions available, as well as all of the benefits of being an NTS customer. In addition to the 1 Gigabit speeds for businesses, NTS offers fully-scalable speeds of up to 10 Gbps, which are ideal for larger healthcare or educational facilities looking for more bandwidth.

The NTS 1 Gigabit service comes with access to a full suite of business solutions including video, voice and telephone systems. To date, NTS has launched its Gigabit Internet service across many areas of Texas and Louisiana, including the major Texas cities of Lubbock, Midland, Amarillo and Abilene.