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Allworx Introduces PowerFlex

Allworx, a
Windstream company and award-winning developer of Internet Protocol
based (IP) phones systems for businesses making the switch to
bandwidth-based voice infrastructure, today introduced PowerFlex(TM),
its new family of Ethernet switches. PowerFlex is specifically designed
to complement its current product line. The benefits are simplified
installation and added reliability for Allworx customers.

“PowerFlex allows our customers to have a complete Allworx solution
from end-to-end and will improve our customers’ experience by
simplifying installation and support of our systems,” said Chris
Hasenauer, vice president and general manager of Allworx. “Our
customers have been asking us to provide additional products built with
the reliability they have come to know with our existing products.
PowerFlex does exactly that.”

The PowerFlex line consists of three products targeted to match the
Allworx voice server sizes. All switches offer features such as Power
over Ethernet (PoE), 10/100/100 speed, and the capability to
auto-configure when Allworx servers or phones are connected,
eliminating the need for lengthy installations and post installation
troubleshooting.

“We are continuously making additions and enhancements to our product
line to enhance our users’ experience,” said Hasenauer. “PowerFlex
demonstrates that total commitment to our customers.”

Windstream introduces Disaster Recovery as a Service

Businesses of all sizes today report an increased need for enhanced disaster recovery plans that offer swift and proven recovery when a disaster strikes. To meet that demand, Windstream Hosted Solutions today announced its new Disaster Recovery as a Service solution – combining the best of replication and cloud technologies, and offering a fully hosted and managed disaster recovery solution.

Capitalizing on Windstream

WindStream seeking to amend its senior secured revolving credit facility

Windstream Corp. (Nasdaq: WIN), headquartered in Little Rock, Ark. claims the protection of the safe-harbor contained in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 for forward-looking statements set forth in this press release. Forward-looking statements are subject to uncertainties that could cause actual future events and results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based on estimates, projections, beliefs, and assumptions that Windstream believes are reasonable but are not guarantees of future events and results. Actual future events and results of Windstream may differ materially from those expressed in these forward-looking statements as a result of a number of important factors.

Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those contemplated in Windstream’s forward-looking statements include, among others:

Windstream announces proposed private offering of $500 million of senior notes due 2021

Windstream Corp. (Nasdaq: WIN) announced today that it intends to offer in a private placement $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes that will mature in 2021 and bear interest at a fixed rate. The offering is expected to be completed in late March 2011, subject to market and other conditions.

If the offering is successfully placed, Windstream expects to increase the maximum amount of 8.625% Senior Notes due 2016 it is seeking in its previously announced tender offer.

Windstream signs agreement with GreatAmerica Leasing Corp.

Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN) today announced it has signed an agreement with GreatAmerica Leasing Corporation, a national commercial equipment finance company dedicated to helping manufacturers, vendors, dealers and end users be more successful. Through the agreement, GreatAmerica Leasing will provide Windstream customers with easy, flexible and innovative financing solutions on communications equipment.

A leading provider of advanced communications solutions, Windstream has partnered with GreatAmerica Leasing to provide flexible financing solutions that allow businesses of all sizes to upgrade their older communication systems or to deploy new locations with the most up-to-date next generation communications platforms available. Windstream offers businesses a suite of communications applications including Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), Ethernet Internet and MPLS networking.

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