Windstream Corp.: Premier Enterprise Data, Voice, Network and Cloud Provider

Jeff Gardner, CEO & President
Today's fast-paced world requires increased productivity and availability of IT resources and applications for businesses who need to rapidly implement cloud services without costly capital investments, reshape their environments on demand, adhere to strict regulatory compliance requirements, store massive amounts of mission-critical data, and more. Windstream, headquartered in Little Rock, AR, understands these business challenges and delivers a comprehensive product suite of cloud solutions, managed services, voice and network options specifically designed to help businesses meet their goals.

Founded in 2006, Windstream is a FORTUNE 500, nationwide provider of advanced networking, data center and cloud services to businesses of all sizes. Through a series of acquisitions, the company has grown its voice and data network from 16 states to a nationwide presence and increased its data center total to 26 after acquiring Hosted Solutions in 2010. "As one of the nation's largest data, voice, network and cloud providers, our 'personalized service, smart solutions' brand promise, combined with our ability to provide end-to-end technology solutions, positions Windstream for continued success and growth," says Jeff Gardner, chief executive officer and president of Windstream.

An End-to-End Solutions Provider

Powered by 26 state-of-the-art, SSAE 16 and PCI-compliant data centers across the nation, Windstream offers enterprise-class cloud computing solutions including public, private, and hybrid cloud. These managed and dedicated hosting solutions, combined with a full line-up of advanced network communications and technology products, including voice and data services such as VoIP, SIP trunking, MPLS, and dedicated high-speed Internet, offer clients a complete set of integrated, end-to-end services.
The Hosted Solutions "high touch" approach ensures consistently agile solutions for end users. Solutions such as disaster recovery, network services, OS management, application server management, information security, data protection (and more) are custom-designed by a team of dedicated, expert solutions engineers and architects, and then supported 24x7 by three tiers of support personnel, protecting mission-critical infrastructure and data. More than 80 percent of its business customers, ranging from startups to FORTUNE 100 companies, trust their production-level environments with Windstream. Customized solutions, rapid response times and more personalized service than that of the competition, all offer Windstream customers the convenience and ease of working with a single point of contact, all with a single provider.

The Windstream Promise

For a large organization with more than six billion dollars in annual revenue, Windstream is exceedingly flexible and nimble, developing customized technology solutions specifically designed to meet the needs of each individual customer, acting as a trusted advisor and dedicated to their customers' success - all critical during an era when technologies change almost daily.

The company is committed to being a nationwide, premier enterprise data, voice, network and cloud provider. "No matter the business challenge, Windstream can meet the needs of any client seeking a provider with a strong, successful history of delivering managed hosting, cloud services, disaster recovery options, business continuity solutions and more," says Jeff Gardner. Windstream continues to provide unmatched service and cutting-edge technology innovations, allowing its customers to focus on their business operations with the assurance of having Windstream as their trusted advisor.

Windstream Corp.

Little Rock, AR

Jeff Gardner, CEO & President

A provider of advanced networking, data center and cloud services to businesses of all sizes across the nation