Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions has agreed to provide Fairwinds Credit Union, Central Florida’s largest locally owned and operated financial institution, with dedicated internet access (DIA), ethernet and network services, it reported from Orlando Monday.
With over 180,000 members and more than 560 employees, the Fairwinds Credit Union is open to anyone who lives or works in Central Florida, plus family members living outside Orange, Seminole, Volusia, Osceola, Polk, Brevard or LakeCounties. Bright House Networks will help Fairwinds stay connected with all fiber DIA and Metro Ethernet products.
"Banking involves trust, partnerships and knowing your financial well-being is our primary focus," said Charlie Lai, executive vice president and CIO of Fairwinds Credit Union. "We are pleased to be working with Bright House Networks to ensure that our members are receiving the latest banking technology with their state-of-the-art communications and networking services."
As it enters into an agreement with the credit union, Bright House Networks is the sixth largest owner and operator of cable systems in the nation and Florida’s second largest, with technologically advanced systems located in five states.
"At Fairwinds Credit Union … members' financial peace of mind is of utmost importance," Craig Cowden, chief network officer and senior vice president of enterprise solutions, Bright House Networks, said. "Our industry-leading Internet services will help Fairwinds continue to offer smart and innovative financial solutions."
Bright House Networks Enterprise Solutions offers a comprehensive portfolio of voice, data, cloud and managed services, customizable to meet any organization’s communications needs. The company offers scalable solutions for clients to expand their level of service as needed, all delivered over its extensive and secure facilities-based IP core fiber network, which it owns and operates for best in class performance and reliability. The company offers local around-the-clock support, dedicated local sales executives and solutions engineers.