DSCI, Verizon Reach Wholesale Telecom Services Accords

NEW YORK and LEXINGTON, Mass. - DSCI Corporation and Verizon today announced the signing of commercially-negotiated, multi-year agreements under which Verizon will continue to provide the underlying network for DSCI's Enterprise-level customers. The new arrangements succeed the Enterprise UNE-platform arrangements previously provided by Verizon to DSCI.

Sean Dandley, DSCI president and CEO, said, "Our organization's new agreement with Verizon provides us, and our loyal Enterprise customers, with long-term pricing stability and access to one of the industry's most reliable networks. The entire DSCI team looks forward to continuing and expanding our partnership with Verizon."

Virginia Ruesterholz, president of Verizon's Wholesale Markets Group, stated: "Verizon and DSCI have built these agreements on an already strong relationship. These commercial arrangements further strengthen our partnership over multiple years and eliminate the need to use the regulatory process. I am pleased that DSCI recognizes the reliability of the Verizon network and the value it brings to DSCI customers."

DSCI Corporation

DSCI Corporation is an employee-owned company that provides integrated communications solutions for businesses, with one bill and one source for all telecommunications needs. DSCI offers a complete, customized solution to end-users, including a full range of voice, data and internet products, along with network integration monitoring and server backup services. To learn more, please visit DSCI at www.dscicorp.com.

Verizon Communications

A Dow 30 company, Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) is one of the world's leading providers of communications services, with approximately $68 billion in annual revenues. Verizon companies are the largest providers of wireline and wireless communications in the United States. Verizon is also the largest directory publisher in the world, as measured by directory titles and circulation. Verizon's international presence includes wireline and wireless communications operations and investments, primarily in the Americas and Europe. For more information, visit www.verizon.com.