Westelcom has built a diverse regional carrier grade fiber network using a combination of Cisco and Juniper switching and routing platforms. This is a network with diverse connectivity, redundant hardware, card sparing, intrusive network monitoring and alarming.
Westelcom’s highly reliable communications network expands throughout the 134 and 136 LATAs with core TDM and IP switching located in Plattsburgh, NY and Watertown, NY. This network is diverse and has redundant connectivity to the PSTN, IXCs, Internet and Internet 2. Westelcom’s Plattsburgh fiber network is interconnected with its regional fiber network that spans the 315 and 518 area codes.
Westelcom’s regional fiber network is designed and integrated for redundant connectivity to the PSTN, Internet, Independent Optical Network (ION) and the Development Authority of the North Country (DANC) which are New York statewide fiber networks interconnecting with all telecommunications carriers.