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Atlantic.Net Offers Low Cost High Speed Internet for Gainesville

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (10/7/03) — Atlantic.Net (, Florida’s largest privately held Internet service provider, today announced the launch of its new High Speed Internet access available only to Gainesville residents. Priced at $24.95 monthly, the service features speeds up to 2.3 Mbps – about 70 times faster than dial-up.

Utilizing DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) technology, the high-speed connection enables users to download Web pages faster, send large files and photos via e-mail and access rich content such as videos, games and music.

“We are excited about launching this service in our hometown of Gainesville and bringing our neighbors what we believe is the fastest, most competitively priced high speed Internet offering around,” said Adnan Raja, Atlantic.Net product manager.

Other standard features of Atlantic.Net DSL and dial-up accounts include 10 e-mail addresses, 15 MB of personal Web space, a monthly newsletter and 24/7 toll-free technical support. The service also includes Atlantic.Net’s exclusive “SpamScope,” a tool that filters out unwanted e-mail messages such as advertisements, hoaxes and content that may be inappropriate for children.

Customers can sign up for the service online at or by calling (352) 375-2912.

About Atlantic.Net

In 1995, two University of Florida students launched one of North Florida’s first commercial Internet services, Atlantic.Net.   Over it’s first seven years, Atlantic.Net acquired 13 Internet service companies and augmented its e-business services to include long distance services, dial-up, broadband, web solutions, fractional T-1 through DS-3 connectivity, DSL and ISDN access, Web hosting , Web design and e-commerce.   Atlantic.Net’s staff has grown to more than 100 employees and been recognized both Nationally and in Florida as one of the fastest-growing private companies.  Our award winning customer service and investment in cutting edge technology is still a guiding force behind the company.  Today, Atlantic.Net offers the very best in cloud hosting solutions, one click WordPress cloud hosting Fast SSD Cloud Hosting services, and many others.

To learn more about Atlantic.Net’s complete line of services, call 1.800.422.2936 or visit the Web site at Atlantic.Net.

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