Carrier Access, Inc. and Unite Private Networks Announce Partnership

CLIVE, IA – Carrier Access, Inc. (CAI) and Unite Private Networks (UPN) have officially announced their partnership giving businesses more options to streamline productivity.

The collaboration brings more Dark Fiber, Internet, Ethernet, WAN and customized solutions to customers. UPN’s carrier-grade, industry leading network solutions will allow CAI customers access to a 100 percent fiber network built on redundancy and diversity; a network easily scalable to 100 Gbps. Both the dedicated and private networks offer businesses a full suite of flexible solutions, ensuring customers are given a wide variety of options.

“Unite Private Networks is excited to partner with Carrier Access, Inc. and give customers more access to our advanced 100% fiber-optic network in Iowa. This partnership will bring new opportunities to area businesses and we expect customers to benefit from our suite of services including dark fiber, high speed Internet, Ethernet and wavelength solutions,” said Travis Noble, Vice President of Sales, UPN.

“The addition of UPN to our already strong carrier portfolio continues our effort to be proactive in the market and provide versatile options to our current and prospective customers. With a diverse network footprint, UPN adds another level of scalability, redundancy and service so our customers have flexibility for their businesses. This partnership is a win-win for CAI and our customers and we are excited to announce it,” said Shane Stark, Director of Vendor and Channel Relations at Carrier Access, Inc.

About Carrier Access, Inc.
Founded in 1997 and serving over 4,000 customers in North America, Carrier Access, Inc. is a premier technology solutions provider serving customers from the SMB to Enterprise market. With a suite of products centered around Connectivity, Technology and Lifecycle Management solutions, Carrier Access, Inc. has the expertise to surpass customer expectations and help organizations achieve tremendous success. For more information, visit

About Unite Private Networks
UPN provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers, data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 20 state service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private line, metro-optical Ethernet, Internet access, data center services, and other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more information, visit or connect with them on Twitter and LinkedIn.