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High-speed fiber Internet could come to Raleigh in 60 days
Triangle Business Journal – March 11, 2014
Raleigh, get ready. Fiber Internet could be here in 60 days. That’s according to Dan Limerick, the CEO of Shelby-based RST Fiber, a company that has given North Carolina its designation as a "gigabit state.” I asked Limerick when that ultra high-speed connection would get here – and his answer will make you smile if you like fast internet. “We’re there now,”...
RST Fiber hopes to beat Time Warner with gigabit service in Raleigh by May
Raleigh News & Observer - March 11, 2014
By Andrew Kenney
RALEIGH — An upstart company claims it has quietly built a high-speed broadband network that will compete head-to-head with Time Warner Cable and other telecom giants across North Carolina within months. RST Fiber, based in Cleveland County, has spent tens of millions of dollars to lease and lay 3,100 miles of fiber optics across North Carolina, according...
Shelby company expands high-speed Internet network
Shelby Star (Online) - July 31, 2013
A Shelby-based communications company recently expanded its fiber-optic network from 500 to 3,000 miles, delivering high-speed Internet to more customers across the state. “We focus on everyone in the state who needs broadband or quality video services," said Dan Limerick, CEO of RST Global Communications. RST is one of several companies with local ties extending Internet connectivity...