TDS Fiber launches full-fiber network in Spokane, Washington

TDS Fiber is live in Spokane, Washington.

TDS Telecom (TDS®) launched its full-fiber network in April in six neighborhoods in Spokane. The network delivers internet speeds up to 1Gig (1,000Mbps), TDS’ all-digital TV service, TDS TV®+, and phone options.

As fiber construction projects are completed, TDS will continue to launch its services in phases over the next several months.

“We’re so excited to begin connecting residents to our symmetrical gigabit internet speeds, along with cutting-edge TV and voice service,” says Julie Maiers, vice president of Marketing and Product Development at TDS. “Fiber optic technology sets the pace for delivering the best internet, TV, and phone services available.”

With speeds up to 1Gig, Maiers says, families can watch the videos they love, go to school, and work all at the same time from home. “With fiber, it’s possible to download a typical two-hour, 4K movie in under a minute. Need to update your operating system? You’ll be ready to install in seconds.”

Best yet, says Maiers, fiber-optic networks are designed for incredible reliability.

Last year, TDS began building a 1,100-mile fiber-to-the-home network in Spokane. The network will ultimately connect more than 88,000 homes and businesses across the community.

Area residents can visit TDSFiber.com to register for service, monitor the progress of the build, and sign up for notifications about the new service. Ready your home for the technologies of tomorrow with TDS Fiber.

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Media Contact: Cheryl McCollum | Associate Manager - Communications | TDS Telecom | 608-664-2388 | cheryl.mccollum@tdstelecom.com  

TDS Telecommunications LLC (TDS Telecom/TDS®) delivers high-speed internet, TV entertainment, and phone services to more than 1,000 rural, suburban, and metropolitan communities across the U.S. With 1.2 million connections, TDS is a rapidly growing technology company. Powered by fiber-optics and new industry-leading technologies, TDS delivers up to 2 Gigabit internet speeds and offers internet-protocol based TV entertainment solutions along with traditional phone services. TDS also offers businesses VoIP advanced communications solutions, dedicated internet service, data networking, and hosted-managed services. Visit tdstelecom.com.

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 2,900 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS], a Fortune 1000® company. Founded in 1969, Telephone and Data Systems provides wireless; broadband, video and voice; and hosted and managed services to approximately 6 million connections nationwide through its businesses, UScellular, TDS Telecom, and OneNeck IT Solutions. TDS Inc. has been named to several Forbes lists, including America's Best Employers for Diversity, Best Large Employers, and Best Employers for Women. Visit tdsinc.com.

Updated August 2021

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