Covad Communications Group (AMEX:DVW) has teamed up with KeaneTel to expand the availability of Covad broadband services to KeaneTel's nationwide partner network of small and midsize telecommunications suppliers.

KeaneTel will sell Covad's portfolio of business class ADSL, SDSL, T1, bonded T1, security and fixed broadband wireless services. It joins Covad’s premier Master Agent program, made up of 10 nationwide partners.

"Covad is pleased to begin this new partnership with KeaneTel, adding depth to our
SMB customer base," Lisa Graham, Covad senior vice president of sales said in a statement. "KeaneTel's prominence as a business telecommunications provider is a perfect complement to Covad's suite of business-class broadband solutions."