TWC Uses Drone to Provide Internet Service for Texas Flood Victims

Primary tabs

TWC Uses Drone to Provide Internet Service for Texas Flood Victims

tweet me:
.@TWC_Texas uses drone to provide #Internet service to #TexasFlood victims http://3bl.me/7sxcwp
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 11:25am

CAMPAIGN: Untangled: Time Warner Cable's Blog

CONTENT: Blog

Time Warner Cable's technical operations and construction teams used a drone to carry a vital fiber-optic line across a bridge that had been washed away by flood waters in San Marcos, Texas.  This wasn't just any line: it was the main connection to Internet, video and cell tower service for more than 20,000 of our customers.  Basically, it was difficult, if not impossible for these customers to stay connected to information and loved ones while the line was down.  The crews had to get the line up - and fast.  

Read the story on our blog, Untangled.  

Keywords: Innovation & Technology | Internet Service | Philanthropy & Cause Initiatives | Responsible Business & Employee Engagement | Texas Floods | Time Warner Cable | drones | untangled

CAMPAIGN: Untangled: Time Warner Cable's Blog

CONTENT: Blog

parse.ly