Optimum to Extend Services to Brownfield, Hereford and Seminole, Texas Through 100% Fiber Network Build
Construction underway to bring Optimum Fiber services to residents and businesses in Brownfield, Hereford, and Seminole.
Optimum construction crews ready to install Fiber. Credit: Optimum
TEXAS (DECEMBER 6, 2022) – Optimum, the provider of internet, TV, mobile and home phone service in more than 250 communities across Texas, today announces that it is extending its services to Brownfield, Hereford, and Seminole, Texas, with construction of its 100% Fiber Internet Network already underway in the three areas.
In total, the company expects to reach 15,900 homes and businesses across the three cities, including 4,000 passings in Brownfield, 5,400 passings in Seminole and 6,500 passings in Hereford, with initial services becoming available in early 2023 and the builds to be complete later that year.
Optimum’s 100% Fiber Internet Network provides a superior connectivity experience, including gigabit symmetrical speeds, increased bandwidth for more devices, Smart WiFi for whole home coverage, and unlimited data with 99.9% network reliability. In addition to internet, residents will have access to Optimum TV, mobile, and home phone service.
“Optimum is excited to break ground on the construction of our 100% Fiber Internet Network in Brownfield, Hereford, and Seminole, taking us one step closer to delivering ultra-fast, reliable fiber connections to these communities,” said Pragash Pillai, EVP, Chief Technology and Information Officer & Customer Experience for Optimum. “Fiber is the future of internet connectivity, and we look forward to lighting up our Optimum Fiber Internet Network and bringing residents and businesses a full-fiber connectivity experience.”
Construction has been underway for several weeks and will expand across the cities in phases. Throughout the fiber build process, residents will see more trucks and technicians in their areas as fiber is being deployed.
Optimum is a brand of Altice USA, one of the largest broadband communications and video services providers in the United States, delivering broadband, video, and mobile services to nearly 5 million residential and business customers across 21 states. The company operates a4, an advanced advertising and data business, which provides audience-based, multiscreen advertising solutions to local, regional and national businesses and advertising clients. Altice USA also offers hyper-local, national, international and business news through its News 12, Cheddar News and i24NEWS networks.