Profile: Telephone and Data Systems Inc (TDS.N)
24 Dec 2014
Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. (TDS), incorporated on December 12, 1997, is a telecommunications service company with wireless operations. The Company provides wireless products and services; cable and wireline broadband, TV and voice services, and hosted and managed services. The Company provides its services to approximately 5.8 million customers. TDS conducts its wireless operations through its subsidiary, United States Cellular Corporation (U.S.Cellular). TDS provides wireline services, cable services and hosted and managed services (HMS), through its subsidiary, TDS Telecommunications Corporation (TDS Telecom). TDS conducts printing and distribution services through its subsidiary, Suttle-Straus, Inc. (Suttle-Straus) and provides wireless services through its subsidiary, Airadigm Communications, Inc. (Airadigm). The Company operates in four segments: U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecom's Wireline, Cable and HMS operations, and the Non-Reportable Segment.
The HMS segment provides colocation, dedicated hosting, hosted application management, cloud computing services and planning, engineering, procurement, installation, sales and management of information technology (IT) infrastructure hardware solutions. The Suttle-Straus is a communications solutions provider specializing in corporate communications, direct mail and advertising materials. It mainly operates in Wisconsin and Chicago markets. The BendBroadband and its businesses, The Vault by BendBroadband and Zolo Media, offer a range of broadband, fiber connectivity, cable television and telephone services for commercial and residential customers in Central Oregon. The Vault is a data center with hosted storage for primary site and disaster recovery needs, equipment colocation and managed services. Zolo Media offers multiple video advertising, local advertising and viewing options.
The U.S. Cellular provides a range of wireless services and products, customer support, and a network. The Company offers its services to 4.7 million customers in 23 states.
The TDS Telecom provides high-speed Internet, phone, and TV entertainment services to customers in approximately 100 rural, suburban, and metropolitan communities. TDS Telecom offers businesses the communications solutions, including: VoIP (managed IP Hosted) phone service, high-speed Internet and hosted-managed services. TDS Telecom also manages the operations of OneNeck IT Solutions and Baja Broadband. TDS Telecom provides broadband, voice and video services to residential customers through. The OneNeck IT Solutions offers a suite of IT solutions, including cloud and hosting solutions; ReliaCloud enterprise cloud services; managed services; ERP application management; professional services; and IT hardware. OneNeck owns and operates four Tier 3 data centers in Iowa, Minnesota, and Wisconsin, and manages two Tier 2 data centers in Arizona. The Baja Broadband provides residential and commercial video, high-speed Internet, phone and data services. It operates in six Southwest states.
Telephone and Data Systems Inc
STE 4000, 30 NORTH LASALLE STREE
CHICAGO IL 60602