Comcast Business Nabs Two TMCnet Awards

Company Recognized for TMCnet’s INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Product of the Year and HealthTechZone Telehealth Awards

PHILADELPHIA – AUGUST 20, 2020 – Comcast Business today announced that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the company a winner for two of its awards programs: the INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Product of the Year Awards and 2020 Telehealth Awards. Comcast Business was recognized for its innovations with ActiveCore with Software Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-WAN) and its Ethernet and Internet services deployment with Shield Healthcare Group, respectively. 

INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Product of the Year Award
The INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Product of the Year Awards are bestowed upon companies that demonstrate the innovation, vision, and execution to deliver software-based networking tools to support different and unique communities of interest.

SD-WAN is the first solution powered by Comcast Business ActiveCore, the nation’s first cable-delivered, gigabit-ready SDN platform, supported by the nation’s largest Gig-speed network. Comcast Business SD-WAN helps businesses streamline monitoring and managing the health of their entire network with an intuitive digital experience, self-service portal, mobile app and voice command technologies with Amazon Alexa for the ActiveCore platform.

“Businesses today are looking to replace outdated legacy networking technologies with more sophisticated solutions to pave the path to an even more digital-centric future,” said Bob Victor, Senior Vice President of Product Management, Comcast Business. “Comcast Business SD-WAN, powered by ActiveCore, was designed to give businesses more visibility and control of their network from a solution that is easy to operate and maintain – giving them the resources to innovate faster and gain business agility. We are pleased be recognized by our peers as we strive to meet the needs of tomorrow – today. ” 

HealthTechZone Telehealth Award
The HealthTechZone Telehealth Awards recognize vendors that proven success in improving health delivery and management. 

Shields Health Care Group, the leading provider of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) services, offers MRI, PET/CT and radiation therapy services across 36 locations in New England. Challenged with delivering massive files that rely on an increased bandwidth, Shields turned to Comcast Business to provide a comprehensive network solution of Private Data Networking and Internet services. With Comcast Business solutions, Shields’ radiologists now benefit from improved connectivity and bandwidth, helping them better read images and dispense proper care. At the same time, patients benefit from technology-forward experiences, like convenient digital check-in services.

“As hospitals and healthcare systems continue to grapple with the ongoing health crisis, increased bandwidth is critical to meeting growing patient demands,” continued Victor. “We are honored to be recognized by TMC for our commitment to helping healthcare organizations – like Shields Healthcare Group – enhance patient care.” 

Added Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC, “Congratulations to Comcast Business for receiving a 2020 INTERNET TELEPHONY SD-WAN Product of the Year Award and the 2020 Telehealth Award. Comcast Business’ work in the healthcare space as well as the company’s innovative ActiveCore with SD-WAN solution has demonstrated true innovation and I look forward to continued excellence from Comcast Business in 2020 and beyond.”

About Comcast Business
Comcast Business offers Ethernet, Internet, Wi-Fi, Voice, TV and Managed Enterprise Solutions to help organizations of all sizes transform their business. Powered by an advanced network, and backed by 24/7 customer support, Comcast Business is one of the largest contributors to the growth of Comcast Cable. Comcast Business is the nation’s largest cable provider to small and mid-size businesses and has emerged as a force in the Enterprise market; recognized over the last two years by leading industry associations as one of the fastest growing providers of Ethernet services.  For more information, call 866-429-3085. Follow on Twitter @ComcastBusiness and on other social media networks at

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Media Contacts:  

Comcast Business:
Matt Helmke

TMC Contact:
Michelle Connolly 
Marketing Manager
203-852-6800, ext. 170