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Comcast Named Fastest Business Internet Provider in the Nation by PC Magazine

Comcast Business Class Internet performed 39 percent better than its closest competitor on average download speeds

PHILADELPHIA, PA  -  October 4, 2011

Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), one of the nation's leading providers of entertainment, information and communications products and services, today announced Comcast Business Class was named the fastest business Internet provider in the nation according to a PC Magazine reader test of the nation’s leading ISPs. The results were taken from more than 58,000 tests completed on www.speedtest.net

According to the test, Comcast Business Class averaged download speeds of 24.13 Mbps, 39 percent better than its closest competitor.

“The results of the PC Magazine test underscore our dedication to helping small- and medium-sized businesses increase productivity and improve their bottom line through advanced communications solutions,” said Bill Stemper, President of Business Services at Comcast Corp. “Our network sets a new standard for delivering high-speed Internet service and we’re going to continue delivering the best and fastest experience to our customers.”

Through an industry-leading fiber-based IP network, Comcast Business Class offers customers a variety of speed tiers to choose from based on their unique business needs. Additionally, all Business Class internet customers receive Cloud Services by Microsoft® (valued at more than $500), a world-class productivity suite that combines Windows® SharePoint and Microsoft Outlook email powered by Microsoft Exchange Server at no additional fee. In addition, Comcast’s internet service includes Norton Business Suite™ software (up to a $490 retail value), which helps protect up to 25 PCs from viruses and spyware. There are a range of other website hosting, design features and options available as well. 

Backed by 24/7 business-class support, Comcast Business Class delivers cost-effective Internet, TV and phone services to help organizations meet their business objectives.

For more information about business internet service, customers can call 1-800-391-3000 or visit http://business.comcast.com/internet

About Comcast Business Services
Comcast Business Services, a unit of Comcast Corporation (Nasdaq: CMCSA, CMCSK), provides advanced communication solutions to help organizations of all sizes meet their business objectives. Through a modern, company-owned fiber network that is backed by 24/7 technical support, Comcast delivers Business Class Internet, TV and Voice services for cost-effective, simplified communications management.

For more information, call 1-800-391-3000 or visit www.business.comcast.com.