Charter, Time Warner to co-operate on fibre-optic business

17 Jan 2008

Charter Communications’ Charter Business unit is partnering Time Warner’s Cable Business to jointly collaborate on the installation of high speed, fibre-optic connections to support the needs of businesses in each company’s service area. As a result of the tie-up, business users will have seamless connectivity, a single bill and one number to call, allowing the two companies to service markets that range from rural to metropolitan areas. According to a joint press release, Charter and Time Warner will interconnect their Optical Ethernet services for customers wishing to connect with other businesses in North Carolina, South Carolina and neighbouring states, it said.