Facility Strengthens Southwest Presence and Supports Growing Demand for Wireless Communications Solutions
RESTON, Va. and PLANO, Texas (October 17, 2012) – Oceus Networks, a market leader in delivering 4G LTE broadband networking solutions, today announced the opening of a new Operations Center in The Colony, Texas. The new facility strengthens the company’s southwest presence and will allow Oceus to better respond to the growing demand for its wireless broadband communications solutions.
The fifteen thousand square foot facility is located in the Cascades business park and handles manufacturing, staging and shipping of communications solutions for customer engagements. It will also serve as the company’s service center for customers worldwide. To celebrate the Center’s opening, Oceus will host an open house event tomorrow, October 18, for its customers, employees and partners.
“The new facility allows us to quickly respond to and meet our customers’ need for broadband wireless solutions that enable them to deliver high-speed voice, video and data communications in order to meet mission-critical mandates,” said Randy Fuerst, chief operating officer for Oceus Networks. “We’re also proud to be expanding our presence in the region. With Dallas host to some of the world’s largest communications companies, as well as its renowned academic community, we have a strong foundation upon which to continue to grow our engineering operations in the region.”
Oceus Networks also has an office in the Plano Legacy Town Center which houses its research and development and engineering operations, as well as its state-of-the-art technology lab. The company employs sixty people in metro Dallas and is an employer of choice for top engineering and telecommunications talent.
“Oceus’ growing presence in the Dallas area is key to our long-term success, and we are pleased to expand in this market and add to our already strong engineering and research and development operations,” added Douglas C. Smith, CEO for Oceus Networks.
About Oceus Networks
Oceus Networks provides broadband solutions to governments and industry that enable them to deliver high-speed voice, video and data communications. The company delivers open, standards-based mobile and fixed network infrastructure as well as an extensive portfolio of public sector-focused solutions to simplify and expedite the deployment of wired and wireless broadband communications solutions. Oceus Networks is a U.S. company with headquarters in Reston, Virginia, with labs in Reston and Plano, Texas.