Suddenlink Plans $100 Million Texas Investment Program in 2013

| April 01, 2013 | |

LUBBOCK, Texas (April 1, 2013) – Suddenlink expects to make nearly $100 million in capital investments this year in Texas, and by the end of the year will have invested approximately $700 million in the state since 2006.

Suddenlink is the third-largest company of its kind in Texas, offering cable TV, high-speed Internet, phone and other services.
“Our 2013 investments in Texas will help us further enhance the quantity, quality, and reliability of our video, phone, and Internet services, including enhancements to our Any-Room DVR service,” said Dave Gilles, Suddenlink Senior Vice President of Operations for its West Region.

In recent years, Suddenlink has rolled out increasingly faster Internet services, with download speeds up to 107 Megabits per second (Mbps) in many areas. It also has expanded the availability of video on demand (VOD), [email protected], TV Caller ID, Suddenlink Home Security, TiVo® HD/DVRs, TiVo Stream, and Any-Room DVR service. The latter allows customers to record, pause, and play back TV in any room.

Suddenlink serves nearly a half-million households and more than 33,000 business customers in Texas. Suddenlink’s cable systems in Amarillo, Lubbock, Abilene, Bryan-College Station, Midland, San Angelo, Georgetown, Tyler, Victoria, Conroe, Kingwood and Nacogdoches are its largest in the state.

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Suddenlink (suddenlink.com) is the seventh largest cable operator in the United States, supporting the information, communication and entertainment demands of approximately 1.4 million residential and commercial customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Texas, West Virginia and elsewhere. Suddenlink simplifies its customers’ lives through one call for support, one connection, and one bill for TV, Internet, phone and other services.