Sovernet adds Winooski VT to its OC 192 SONET NetworkBellows Falls, VT August 26, 2008 – Sovernet, a leading provider of telecommunications services in Northern New England, announces the extension of Winooski, VT to their Redundant OC 192 SONET Network.”As part of our continuing next-generation network strategy, we want to evolve our network to one that maximizes service opportunities, reduces overall costs and quickly adapts to changing customer requirements,” says Brandon Peyton, Sovernet’s Director of Operations. “The flexibility of the SONET Network enables us to deliver a mix of services from a variety of locations to quickly support our customers without changing the network.”Three years ago, Huawei and Sovernet teamed up to implement an all-new SONET Network. This addition further enhanced the reliability of Sovernet’s local, long distance, and Internet services, plus added new service capabilities such as Gigabit Ethernet.The Huawei OptiX Metro SONET product family provides a common platform to provide rich Ethernet and traditional TDM services with line rates from OC3 through OC192. The OptiX Metro solutions are among the most compact in the industry, and can offer a variety of services from a single shelf.About Sovernet Communications:Founded in 1995, Sovernet Communications provides reliable Internet and telecommunication services to residential and business customers throughout Northern New England. Sovernet Communications is headquartered in Bellows Falls, with facilities in Burlington and Winooski, and strives to deliver superior customer care, total customer satisfaction and focuses on supporting local communities. For more information, please visit www.sover.net(link is external).