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Glenwood Telephone Company now offers faster DSL speeds in Certain Areas. We are now deploying High Gear VDSL  in some areas within 3000 feet of the DSLAM.

List of Offerings:

ADSL

4 MB Down / 1 MB Up – $49.95 per month
8 MB Down / 1 MB Up – $59.05 per month

VDSL *

10 MB Down / 3 MB Up – $69.95 per month
20 MB Down / 10 MB Up – $89.95 per month
40 MB Down / 10 MB Up – $99.95 per month

* speeds not available in all areas.

High Gear DSL Application

Broadband Speed Guide

Rough Guidelines for choosing the Internet Speed which suits your Home or Business based on a single application. If you will be running more than one application at a time please make sure to take this into account. For instance, if you will have two HD streams of Netflix running on two TV’s at one time it is recommended to obtain 3 MB download to each device.
ActivityMinimum Recommended Download Speed (Mbps)Notes
Web Browsing, Social Media & Email1 Mbps
Listening to Online Radio or Podcasts0.5 MbpsIf uploading your own podcasts upload speed will be more important.
VoIP Calling0.5 MbpsIt is strongly recommended to have phones in a seperate VLAN from Internet traffic. Also a landline telephone is recommended for Power Outages & Emergencies.
File Downloads & P2P10 Mbps
SD Video Streaming3 MbpsPer TV, if uploading Streams upload speed is just as important.
HD Video Streaming6 - 8 MbpsPer TV, if uploading Streams upload speed is just as important.
UHDTV 4K Video25 MbpsPer TV, if uploading Streams upload speed is just as important.
Video Calling (i.e. Skype)1.5 Mbps
Video Teleconferencing6 Mbps
Telecommuting25 Mbps
Gaming (Multiplayer)10 MbpsLatency (LAG) is dependent upon multiple factors including hardware, running services, etc.
Live Facebook Streaming4 MbpsFacebook Video Format Guidelines
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Important Phone Numbers :

Business Office : 912.523.5111
Fax : 912.523.5329
After Hours Support : 800.352.8156

You can locate us at :
22 West Fourth Ave
PO BOX 235
Glenwood, GA 30428