Credit: ITS Fiber


LAS VEGAS — Calix, Inc. recently announced the winners of the 2018 Calix Innovation Awards. Local Treasure Coast firm, ITS Fiber was presented with The Calix Innovation Award for Innovations in Subscriber Experience, their second Innovation Award from the leading global communications software provider, Calix. ITS Fiber was also honored in 2013 with an Innovation in Business Transformation Award from Calix for their launch of highly certified commercial data center in Indiantown, Florida.

ITS Fiber is among six other Calix Innovation Awards winners, who represent broadband leaders from three different countries. All were honored at the sold out Calix ConneXions Innovation and User Conference earlier this week. Now in their eighth year, the Calix Innovation Awards recognize Calix customers who demonstrated outstanding creativity to deploy best-in-class services over the last 12 months.

The awards showcase innovation in the use of cloud and software platforms, systems, and services to transform businesses models, networks, and the subscriber experience.

“Our partnership with Calix has been at the heart of our thriving business for many years, and it is an honor to be recognized as one of the 2018 Calix Innovation Award winners,” said Jeff Leslie, president and CEO of ITS Fiber. “Through our deployments of Calix Support Cloud, the Calix GigaCenter routers, and 804Mesh Wi-Fi units, our Whole Home Wi-Fi service has taken off, not only driving new service revenues, but also enabling a differentiated subscriber experience in the home. As we look ahead to Calix Smart Home and Business, we can’t wait to take that service to the next level and cement our place as the smart home tech experts for our subscribers.”

The 2018 Calix Innovation Award winners for Innovations in Subscriber Experience are: ALLO Communications, ITS Fiber, and Nex-Tech.

The 2018 Calix Innovation Award winners for Innovations in Next Generation Networks are: CityFibre, Gibson Connect, and HDC.

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About ITS Fiber:
ITS Fiber, formerly known as ITS Telecom, is one of the 13 original phone companies in Florida and is an award-winning provider of premier fiber-optic communication and technology services including a wide array of symmetric broadband, IT, data center, voice and video services. ITS Fiber serves resident and business customers in Martin County, Florida and the surrounding Treasure Coast area on their 100% underground, end-to-end, redundant fiber-optic network. ITS Fiber has evolved from a local telecommunications service provider to a forward-thinking technology company. Our continued focus on creating a legacy of innovative, prompt, “noticeably-better” customer experiences has cemented our reputation as a superior communications business.

About Calix, Inc.:
Innovative communications service providers rely on Calix platforms to help them master and monetize the complex infrastructure between their subscribers and the cloud. Calix is the leading global provider of the cloud and software platforms, systems, and services required to deliver the unified access network and smart premises of tomorrow. Their platforms and services help customers build next generation networks by embracing a DevOps operating model, optimize the subscriber experience by leveraging big data analytics and turn the complexity of the smart home and business into new revenue streams.

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