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Great Plains Communications

Great Plains Communications

High Speed InternetCable Television ProviderCommunications-Telecommunication ConsultantsFiber OpticsInternet Services

About Us

Great Plains Communications is the largest privately-owned telecommunications provider in Nebraska and is located in the Omaha-area community of Blair, Nebraska. At the core of our service offering is an extensive, 16,500+-mile, MEF certified regional fiber network that encompasses Nebraska and extends into Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, South Dakota, and Wyoming. The
network includes 500+ fiber miles in Omaha and is fully supported by our 24x7x365 Network Operations Center.

Great Plains Communications has over a century of experience serving businesses and homes in over 90 communities. Residential services include high-speed Internet, TV, and local and long-distance telephone. Business and enterprise services range from traditional and cloud-based voice and data products to installation and support of large networks with scalable Internet and Ethernet solutions. The company also takes pride in our progressive approach to accommodating the unique needs of carrier and wholesale customers including regional and national telecommunications carriers, LECs, ISPs, wireless carriers, and other providers utilizing superior custom-built strategies and engineering.

Founded in 1910 by E.C. Hunt as a Nebraska phone company, Great Plains Communications has evolved over the past century, keeping pace with technology and increasing bandwidth demands to become a leading regional network and fiber services provider. The company is owned by Grain Management, LLC, A leading private equity firm focused on investments in the Communications sector.

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  • Nebraska-based team of experts
  • Internet - dedicated and shared access options with speeds ranging from 10 mbps to 100 gbps
  • Data - fully scalable Ethernet options to connect locations across our fiber network
  • Voice - traditional or cloud-based Voice options, along with SIP and PRI availability
  • Over a century of experience

Rep/Contact Info

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Laura Kocher
Director of Marketing and Public Relations