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Great Plains Communications Rolls out GPC Managed Wi-Fi to Indiana Enterprise Customers

Blair, Nebraska, June 9, 2021 — Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern telecommunications provider with an expanding, privately‐owned 13,500+ mile fiber network reaching 11 states, has launched their GPC Managed Wi‐Fi product to their Indiana business customers. The solution allows enterprise customers to get back to business with a managed service that provides reliable […]

Great Plains Communications Bringing Fiber-to-the-Home and Business Services to Blair and Valley, Nebraska

Blair, Nebraska, May 25, 2021 — Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern regional telecommunications provider has begun deploying fiber in Blair and Valley, Nebraska to bring enhanced fiber-driven products and services including gigabit-internet speeds to these communities. The construction of the fiber-optic infrastructure is underway with customers being turned up in phases starting in […]

Great Plains Communications Grows Its Carrier & Wholesale Services Leadership Team as They Continue on Their Path of Strategic Growth

Blair, Nebraska, May 20, 2021 Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern telecommunications provider, announced today that two new telecom industry veterans have joined its Carrier & Wholesale Services team. These successful industry professionals will work to facilitate revenue growth and meet the rising capacity and enhanced product needs of regional and national telecommunications carriers, […]

Great Plains Communications Introduces GPC Cloud Connect, Giving Enterprise Customers Real-time Productivity

Blair, Nebraska, May 11, 2021 — Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern regional telecommunications provider, now offers direct and secure connectivity from enterprise on-premise networks to leading cloud service providers through GPC Cloud Connect. To meet enterprise customer network and application performance requirements, GPC Cloud Connect provides a direct connection to bypass the public […]

Great Plains Communications Begins Turning Up Fiber-to-the-Home and Business Services in Seven Rural Nebraska Communities

Blair, Nebraska, April 21, 2021 — Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern regional telecommunications provider, is now rolling out fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) and business connectivity with gigabit-speed broadband service to seven Nebraska areas utilizing funding from the 2020 CARES Act. Approximately 4,800 homes and businesses in the Callaway, Creighton, Deshler, Gordon, North Bend, Red Cloud […]

Great Plains Communications Appoints Matt Porterfield Vice President of Corporate Development

BLAIR, Nebraska, March 9, 2021 — Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern telecommunications provider with an expanding, privately-owned 13,500+-mile fiber network reaching 11 states, today announced Matt Porterfield has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Corporate Development. In this new role, Porterfield will be responsible for identifying growth opportunities including potential […]

Great Plains Communications Introduces Intelligent Whole-Home WiFi Service Powered by Plume HomePass to Residential Indiana Customers

BLAIR, Nebraska, February 17, 2021 — Great Plains Communications (GPC), a growing Midwestern telecommunications provider with an expanding, privately-owned 13,500-mile fiber network reaching 11 states, announces the rollout of GPC Whole-Home WiFi service, powered by Plume HomePass®. This solution provides intuitive WiFi without boundaries to the residential Southeastern Indiana market. Using cloud-based artificial intelligence (AI) and […]

Scam Alert: ETCZone.com Email Scam

Customers are reporting receiving an email, supposedly from ETCZone.com, warning them that their email account was over its storage allotment. The email looks similar to this: This communication is NOT from Great Plains Communications/ETC. We will never send you an email asking for personal information. Do not reply to this email. The email should be […]

Scam Alert: Phone Scam – Child Arrested

Beware of a phone scam where the caller claims a child of the person the scammer called, has been in an accident and arrested. The caller then asks for bail money. Do not fall for this scam. If possible, try to contact your child or loved one first to verify their safety. Read about a […]

Scam Alert: help.it@etczone.com Email Scam

Several GPC, formerly ETC, customers have reported receiving an email message from help.it@etczone.com regarding the size of their mailbox and asking for login information. Please know we would NEVER ask for usernames or passwords by email. Should you receive this email please disregard this message by deleting it.