Lumos Networks Announces Fiber Broadband Initiative to Assist Communities in Battling COVID-19
Local Families Getting Increased BandwidthWaynesboro, VA (March 19, 2020) – Lumos Networks, the first telecommunications services provider to bring reliable, high-speed fiber-optic services to many area residents, announced a speed enhancement initiative designed to assist local area families in meeting the growing demand for high-speed fiber Internet connectivity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Recognizing that the demand for bandwidth is rapidly increasing for work-at-home, continuing education, and streaming applications, Lumos Networks is enhancing current customer download speeds by three times to 75 Mbps (megabits per second) on its Basic 25 Mbps Fiber Internet package. There is no charge for the increased bandwidth, and customers are automatically being upgraded.
|Increasing Customer Bandwidth from 25 Mbps to 75 Mbps · Automatic enrollment to receive the enhanced speed profile · Increased download speeds to be in effect for 60 days · Unlimited broadband access|