Embarq, Overview of the Company
The name of Embarq Company might be new, but company's practical ingenuity dates back to 1899. Cleyson Brown established the Brown Telephone Company in Abilene, Kansas, to compete against Bell Company. By the mid 1970's Brown's local telephone company became one of America's largest and independent local telephone provider, a distinction held by Embarq to this very day. Nowadays, when Internet opened the possibilities to share and exchange information in variety forms, Embarq offered the first commercial Internet service in 1992. Currently, Embarq offers local and long distance voice, data, high speed internet, wireless and entertainment services by operating in 18 states. One of the main goals of the company is to offer its costumers practical and innovative products at a competitive price.
Embarq's Products and Services
While the Internet is used to perform multipurpose tasks, Embarq offers residential or business plans for their costumers to meet everyone's expectations. Embarq can give you many ways to access Internet simply and quickly. Embarq and EarthLink are partners and their cooperation brings better and faster dial-up service. This allows downloading web pages five times faster than other dial-up services and block bothersome pop-up ads and damaging computer viruses. Embarq and EarthLink dial-up plan also includes personal firewall, AntiVirus and Spyware Blocker, ScamBlocker, Pop-Up Blocker, SpamBlocker. The company also provides with High-Speed Internet service by offering variety of plans depending on the speed choice that is needed for customers. Embarq High-Speed Internet can be used with any number of computers without interfering with phone service and calling features. Finally, Embarq offers business-class DSL allowing fast downloading, robust connectivity, and firm transmissions of data. This is 50 times faster Internet than dial-up. Business plan also provides Wi-Fi, an ability to get convenient and mobile access to high-speed internet service.