Country Cablevision Weaves Fiber

Country Cablevision deploys Clearfield for high speed fiber optic network build

August 29, 2012

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MINNEAPOLIS -- Clearfield, Inc. (NASDAQ: CLFD), the specialist in fiber management and connectivity platforms for communications providers, today announced that Broadband Stimulus awardee Country Cablevision, has begun deploying its FieldSmart Fiber Scalability Center (FSC) as part of its fiber optic broadband network build in the rural mountain counties of Mitchell and Yancey, NC.

Country Cablevision, one of the first Cable TV operators in the country to embrace FTTH technologies, was awarded $25.3 million from the United States Department of Agriculture Rural Utilities (RUS) to provide high speed internet services to more than 33,000 people, 1,900 local businesses and 120 community institutions.

“As FTTH projects have increased over the last several years in the United States, Clearfield has grown quickly and emerged as a leader in fiber management and connectivity for FTTH networks, both in metropolitan and rural areas,” said Cheri Beranek, president and CEO of Clearfield. “Like Clearfield, Country Cablevision is a pioneer in the FTTH space and we are excited to work alongside them.”

Clearfield Inc. (Nasdaq: CLFD)

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