Enhanced Online Application Empowers Businesses to Maximize Connectivity Investments for Next-Generation Voice and Data Communications Solutions
PLEASANTON, Calif. – May 30, 2012 – MegaPath Corporation, one of the leading providers of managed data, voice, and security services in North America, today announced the availability of Speed Test Plus, an enhanced online monitoring application that enables users to check the speed and quality of their broadband connections. Building on the popular speed test application MegaPath acquired through its merger with Speakeasy and Covad Communications, Speed Test Plus analyzes line quality characteristics and provides recommendations to improve bandwidth and support essential business communications solutions, such as Voice over IP (VoIP).
"When purchasing business-critical services like IP-based voice and data communications, both speed and quality of service should be essential factors for IT decision makers,” said Beth Tyebjee, Senior Vice President of Marketing, MegaPath. “Speed Test Plus goes beyond testing the connection speed and allows organizations to quickly measure for other factors, like latency and jitter, that can affect the user experience when browsing the Web, making VoIP calls, streaming video or using other Web-based applications."
As organizations leverage bandwidth-demanding applications to run their businesses, MegaPath makes it easy for companies to test whether solutions like Hosted Voice perform well on their existing broadband connection and obtain recommendations to improve bandwidth. The application enables users to explore MegaPath’s offerings as alternatives to their current connectivity investment. Speed Test Plus measures the following characteristics of a company’s broadband connection:
To learn more about Speed Test Plus or to take the test, visit http://www.megapath.com/speedtestplus/ and share the results on Twitter using the hashtag #SpeedTestPlus.
MegaPath is a leading business communications and network provider that helps businesses fully leverage the cloud. MegaPath’s award-winning service portfolio includes Voice, Unified Communications, SD-WAN, WiFi, and Internet services, backed by dedicated project management and 100% US-based technical support. MegaPath is uniquely positioned to deliver custom managed solutions to businesses that desire a broad range of high-value services from a single nationwide provider. With over twenty years of expertise, MegaPath empowers businesses of all sizes to simplify operations, improve communications, increase productivity, and lower costs.
To learn more about MegaPath’s leading service offerings, please visit www.megapath.com.
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