BW9476  FEB 16,2003      11:13  PACIFIC      14:13  EASTERN
Chapel Services - The Leader in E-Commerce Solutions
Chapel Communications Announces Expanded Connectivity

Richmond, KY, FEB. 16 - Chapel Communication Inc. ( ) of Richmond, KY, a leading provider of Internet connectivity, announced today an OC3 connection enabling Chapel to support its worldwide client base with speeds unmatched in the area.

``Our Richmond facility is now connected to the world wide web via this extreme broadband solution.  We feel this massive connection will better enable us to support our diverse client base with better speeds and more efficient handling of data.'' said Chapel president Lee Murphy. ``The speed of our new OC3 connection can be ramped up to 155Mbits/second, equivalent to 84 T1 lines allowing us to provide exceptionally rapid connectivity solutions between Chapel and clients worldwide.

Chapel provides access and services to clients not only in Kentucky but in all 50 states as well as 17 foreign countries.   Murphy stated, "Even though we are a Kentucky based company we provide the majority of our services to the European market.  We hope this new connectivity will continue to allow us to expand on what has already become award winning hosting and application services." 

Chapel Services Inc. is a Kentucky based  Data Solutions Provider and Information/Internet Service Provider (IISP), providing high-speed Internet access solutions over traditional copper wire and wireless technology to residential and commercial clients throughout the Southeast. 

Chapel Communications
Telephone: 859-623-1500

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