3 Ways to Start Connecting Rural Maine to the High-speed Internet it Needs

People and businesses in rural western and northern Maine were pretty sure they were never going to see the latest communications technology arrive in their communities if they waited for the dominant telephone company to invest in low-return areas. Not wanting to be left behind, they started looking out for their own interests. That story describes Mainers of the 1890s fighting to bring the first telephone service to their communities — and Mainers today fighting… Read more »

OTT Communications Protects Customers from DDoS Attacks

Implements Corero’s SmartWall Threat Defense System for Proactive Protection against DDoS Attacks New Gloucester, ME – May 24, 2016 – OTT Communications, a premier communications provider delivering managed services as well as a full spectrum of phone and data services to business and residential customers, has taken further action to better protect its customers from the ramifications of DDoS attacks.  DDoS, or Distributed Denial of Service attacks, are rampant across the Internet and making headlines… Read more »

OTT Communications Wins Two Connect ME Grants to Expand Fiber Broadband Service

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Projects Critical to Economic Success of People in Gray, New Gloucester and Lowell Maine (New Gloucester, ME) – Maine-based OTT Communications, a division of Otelco Inc., announced today that it has won two ConnectME Authority matching grants that will allow the company to provide high-speed fiber optic broadband service to many unserved residents of Gray, New Gloucester and Lowell Maine.   The two grants totaling $52,000 will be matched by an equal investment by the company… Read more »

OTT Communications Goes Over-The-Top with Home Automation

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(New Gloucester) – OTT Communications has collaborated with MivaTek to bring affordable, easy to use and install, home automation products to its customers in rural areas of Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont and West Virginia. The “Over-The-Top” application is any app or service that provides product over the internet. Employing the Internet, smartphone technology, and the MivaTek secure cloud hosted platform, OTT brings three  state of the art home automation modules to the market.  With a smart… Read more »

OTT Marks Passing of a Sales Leader, Names Interim Sales Director

Wednesday, April 27, 2016 NEW GLOUCESTER, MAINE – It is with extreme sadness that OTT announces the loss of Bob Froberg who passed unexpectedly on April 14th.  Bob was the Director of Sales, the inspiration, and most importantly, a mentor to his entire sales staff at OTT.  “With 39 years in the telecom industry, Bob was a tremendous asset to the company, his team, and to clients he served”, commented OTT President and CEO Rob… Read more »