Debris covers an office in a Lafayette area building that was extensively damaged by the storm on November 17. Utilizing Wintek’s fiber network, the company was able to quickly resume business operations from our offices.
Many of our Internet customers were affected by the recent storms and power outages in Tippecanoe County. Because their offices were directly connected to Wintek’s fiber optic network, it was easy to make quick temporary changes when the unexpected happened.
Preliminary surveys by the National Weather Service indicate that an EF3 tornado came through the Lafayette area the afternoon of November 17. This was one of at least six tornadoes to strike the greater Lafayette and Kokomo areas that afternoon. Continue reading
Meet Wintek engineers and representatives from Cisco.
Our 2013 Technology Tailgate is set for Friday, September 20th from 11am to 3pm. This annual open house event is a chance to talk with Wintek engineers about the latest products from Cisco Systems and our other partners. Don’t miss this opportunity to see the power of Cisco’s IP communications, security, and mobility solutions first hand.
Speaking of Cisco, our engineers will be showing off the equipment that we not only sell but use ourselves. Come see the latest Cisco routing and optical switching technology that powers our own fiber optic network. Continue reading
Now that thunderstorm season has arrived again, this is a good time to evaluate your building’s electrical power. Do you have adequate surge protection in place? Do your servers have sufficient battery backup run time and automatic shutdown features? When was the last time you replaced those UPS batteries?
Wintek has partnered with American Power Conversion to provide the latest in UPS and data center cooling solutions.
The Hilton Garden Inn in West Lafayette is one of several hotel properties in the area on Wintek’s fiber network.
Here in the 21st century, nearly every hotel offers free WiFi Internet access to its guests. Major hotel chains are beginning to impose minimum bandwidth requirements on their properties which are not so easy to comply with. Cable modems limit outbound capacity and DS3 circuits are cost prohibitive. These mandates are all about high speed, TV services and the ability to upgrade quickly and easily. If you own or manage a hotel in the Greater Lafayette area, Wintek is the logical choice for your Internet services.
Using our fiber optic network, we can service your property at speeds up to 1 Gigabit per second in both directions. Even if you are outsourcing your guest network to a hospitality specialist, we can provide them with a faster and more reliable connection to the Internet and save you money at the same time. Call us today for more information and move your grand hotel into the future with superior network services from Wintek.