Fiber by the Numbers 2018

Facts and Figures about OTELCO's 2018 fiber progress.

It is that time of year again, where we provide a “By the Numbers” look back at our yearly Fiber to the Premise progress. Every year we get closer and closer to our goal of providing Lightwave Fiber Internet to all of our customers. It has been a year of changes for OTELCO. Among other things, our family of companies has been under one name for a full year now, we launched a brand new… Read more »

OTELCO’s Most Popular Blogs of 2018

In 2018, OTELCO published forty-six blog posts, with subjects ranging from fiber rollouts to Facebook breaches. With every post, we did our best to create content that was relevant to all of our customers. Sometimes we wrote about residential issues, like how to outsmart your smart devices, and other times we stuck to business subjects, like managing business technology. This year we even had the chance to highlight some of our most unique customers, like… Read more »

A Look Back at the OTELCO Rebrand

The rebranded logo and tagline.

In 2018, our company launched a complete rebrand. That is to say, we went through some changes… and hopefully, you noticed.  Before, the company was split into three regions, New England, Missouri, and Alabama, all working somewhat individually. Each member of the OTELCO family of companies operated with their own names and practices. Then, CEO and President Rob Souza took the helm in 2014. Souza had a vision, to “unify [the] three regions in order to… Read more »

Key Takeaways from OTELCO’s SOC-as-a-Service Brunch ‘n Learn

Prevention. Detection. Investigation. Response to incidences. These are the core benefits of SOC (Security Operations Center) as a Service. Marc Keating, a Sr. Sales Engineer and technology strategist from Arctic Wolf Networks, was our featured guest at the Cloud & Managed Services Brunch ‘n’ Learn on December 10th in Portland, Maine. Marc shared a few of his top security insights, answered some hard-hitting questions and left the group with a few helpful takeaways about Managed… Read more »

Eating in Oneonta

A picture of the window of Miller's Soda Shoppe in Oneonta, AL

One of the great things about working for OTELCO is that we have the best customers. At the end of the day, they are what makes up our company. Last week, OTELCO participated in the Oneonta Business Association’s first-ever Festival of Lights. Not only was it a wonderful way to kick off the Holiday Season, but it was also an opportunity for us to get to know some of our Alabama customers. Now that I… Read more »