WILMINGTON, NC, September 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CloudWyze, North Carolinas Premier full-service IT management and internet service provider, continues its mission to empower communities through technology and plans to bring high-speed internet to residents Harnett Countyincluding fiber optic buildout at Camp Agape.
Driven by the COVID-19 lockdown, leading in Harnett County and Camp Agape were looking for ways to provide quality Internet access to their underserved residents. CloudWyze was tapped to make the project a reality.
CloudWyze is in the process of deploying the first phase of Harnett County fixed wireless network with services going live and customer installations expected by October 2022. In addition, the second phase for use throughout South Harnett County is currently under development.
As an early supporter of the EBBP/ACP programs, CloudWyze participates in the Affordable Connective Program, which provides $30 Discounts on monthly internet service bills. The organization also won a 4 million dollars Fiber optic connectivity grant for the south Harnett County as part of the GREAT Grant program 2022.
Founder and CEO of CloudWyze Shaun Olsen said to bring internet access to Camp Agape and Harnett County helps close the divide in the digital stock market and drives much-needed business into these areas.
“Internet connectivity is having a massive impact on the growth of our rural communities in North Carolina,” said Shaun Olsen, CEO and Founder of CloudWyze. “A lack of high-speed Internet access blocks economic development, impedes access to education for adults and children, and even affects access to health care.”
Harnett County Manager Brent trout spoke about how the partnership with CloudWyze will expand broadband access for county residents.
“Harnett County reached an agreement with CloudWyze to support the creation of additional broadband access in our county,” said Trout. “Our Board of Commissioners firmly believed that providing quality internet service to our citizens and businesses across the county was important to our continued growth is crucial. and CloudWyze is working hard to provide this service. Access to high-quality internet services is becoming almost as important as electricity for our residents, so we are excited that the first phase of the project will begin in October.”
Chandler CarrikerAgape Kure Beach Ministries executive director said partnering with CloudWyze allows them to connect people to the world around them.
“Agape Kure Beach Ministries is delighted to partner with Cloudwyze to bring high-speed internet access to our community Harnett County‘ said Carriker. “At our camps and retreats, our mission is to equip people with the resources they need to make a difference in the world, and this partnership is a continuation of that.”
CloudWyze continues to expand its service to rural counties North Carolina need quality internet service.
“We want to offer digital equity for everyone North Carolina residents,” said Olsen. “We ask the residents of our great state to raise your hand so CloudWyze can better understand how we can bring this much-needed service to as many as possible.”
Founded in 2002, CloudWyze empowers residents and businesses in Eastern North Carolina with high speed internet solutions and technology support. Their technology experts are committed to creating equal access to critical information and services to fuel growth and prosperity in their local communities. CloudWyze offers public and private cloud-based solutions, 24/7 support, telephone and high-speed internet. Visit their website to learn more and follow them on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Name of contact person: Shaun Olsen
Contact title: Founder, CEO
Contact Phone: (910) 795-1000
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