AirSpeed Telecom rolls out high-speed 500Mbs
High speed broadband service to Kells Tech Hub, Co. Meath, ensuring always-on connectivity for state-of-the-art co-working facility
AirSpeed Telecom, a leading provider of high-performance telecommunications products and services to enterprise, public sector and small to medium sized businesses, is now delivering speeds of up to 500Mb to the Kells Tech Hub in Co. Meath. The always-on high-speed broadband will be delivered to the facility which boasts 68 co-working spaces, a 120-seater auditorium and 2,000 square foot dedicated innovation zone.
The Kells Tech Hub is a world class enterprise development, training and co-working facility that seeks to support start-ups and SME’s to scale and go global, while also supporting regional development by acting as a strategic landing hub for FDI and a viable outreach hub for large city-based employers and remote workers who simply want to avoid the long commutes.
The Kells Tech Hub is home to a number of start-up businesses and remote workers including 5D Design, which utilises Computer Aided Design to build 3D prototype solutions for the mechanical and plastic parts industries, creating efficiencies on production lines. Unicorn Magic, who use AI to create apps for Google, and Des Fitzgerald, a product designer with Dublin based firm Twisted Image.
These businesses require guaranteed high-speed connectivity at all times, which has been made possible by the service provided by AirSpeed Telecom. In addition, the bandwidth is scalable and will allow Kells Tech Hub to expand, depending on future needs.
Gary O’Meara, CEO of Meath Enterprise which operates the Kells Tech Hub, says:
“Meath Enterprise has formed a close partnership with AirSpeed Telecom, which has been critical to
delivering high-speed broadband to the area. The connectivity into the hub will allow us to provide
state of the art facilities for businesses located in the region, as well as providing viable remote
working opportunities for those seeking to avoid the long commutes. We’re delighted that this service
will help enable tech startups, SME’s and remote workers to connect, innovate and succeed from
Speaking on behalf of AirSpeed Telecom, Managing Director, Charles O’Reilly said:
“We are delighted to be part of the Kells Tech Hub initiative, it’s a fantastic project and one which
highlights the entrepreneurial drive and spirit throughout regional Ireland. We are committed to
working with local businesses, providing state of the art connectivity, which in this case facilitates the
people of Kells to have a better work-life balance, while creating local employment opportunities”
Delivering bespoke solutions over fibre, wireless and copper infrastructure, AirSpeed Telecom works with businesses on the island of Ireland across a range of sectors, including financial services, construction, food and beverage and hospitality. Among the clients that AirSpeed Telecom is proud to work with are Chill, Keelings, Manor Farm and Kilsaran.
For further information, please contact:
Gillian Kavanagh / Breda Brown
Tel: (01) 522 5200 or 086 8286139 (GK)
About AirSpeed Telecom:
AirSpeed Telecom is a leading provider of high-performance telecommunications products and bandwidth services to enterprise, medium to large sized businesses and public sector clients.
Founded in 2003, AirSpeed Telecom provides customers with fast, uncontended and symmetrical connectivity which allows businesses perform to their full potential. To reinforce this vision of always-on connectivity, AirSpeed Telecom offers premium level Service Level Agreements (SLAs) as standard.
The full-suite of communication solutions includes dedicated connectivity, voice and security as well as cloud services. Delivering bespoke solutions over fibre, wireless and copper infrastructure, AirSpeed Telecom works with businesses on the island of Ireland and internationally across a range
of sectors, including financial services, construction, food and beverage and hospitality. Among the clients that AirSpeed Telecom is proud to work with are Chill, Keelings, Manor Farm and Kilsaran, among others.
All customers have access to first line technical support from the company’s Network Operation Centre. All network elements are monitored proactively with service support provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days of the year.
AirSpeed Telecom is 100% owned by the Irish Infrastructure Fund (IIF), which controls over €500 million of investments across energy, telecoms, tourism and healthcare in Ireland.