In the RCA Cylix network, traffic from user terminals travels over 4.
RCA Cylix links users' locations by permanent, virtual circuit.
RCA Cylix operates 35 regional earth stations and provides service to the continental United States, Canada and Alaska.
Designing the network, including least-cost routing from user sites to the RCA Cylix earth station.
Over the past 12 months, Cylix has recorded revenues of approximately $21 million.
The IBM based products by Cylix will greatly strengthen and strategically fit into the MFS Datanet portfolio of services.
The agreement is significant to our customers since the IBM connectivity currently offered by Cylix will not only continue to be supported, but it will be enhanced by MFS Datanet's outstanding product mix," said Charles Johnson, president of Cylix Communications Corp.
Josh Howell or Steve Ingish, 708/218-7200 (Media) or Gary Brandt, 402/536-3614 (Investors) MFS Datanet Bob Barbour, 408/975-2211 Cylix Communications Corp.