Gigabit Fever Spreads from the Heartland Across the Nation; Giving Gigabit Credit Where Credit is Due
Broadband's Impact, FCC, Fiber, National Broadband Plan, The Innovation Economy
May 3rd, 2013
WASHINGTON, May 3, 2013 – It’s springtime across the country, the flowers are blooming, and Gigabit fever must be in the air. Within the past month, several major companies and communities have announced plans for Gigabit-level deployments within their communities. Several major conferences have featured the Gigabit theme, including the Schools, Health and Library Broadband […]
NTIA’s State Broadband Initiative and the Illinois Broadband Map
Broadband Data, Broadband Mapping, Broadband's Impact, Expert Opinion, National Broadband Plan, NTIA
May 4th, 2011
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, May 4, 2011 – Later today, at 2 p.m. CT, the Partnership for a Connected Illinois will kick off our “Wednesday Webinar” series, beginning with a discussion about the Illinois Broadband Map. Registration for this event is free.
PCI feels so passionately about the Illinois Broadband Map because data and information should be central to helping promote sound policies, and because evidence suggests that broadband is a key driver of job creation and economic activity.
Broadband Illinois Launches New Web Site Promoting Tools, Research and Opportunity
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, Expert Opinion, National Broadband Plan
February 17th, 2011
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois, February 17, 2011 – Illinois residents can now discover who offers high-speed internet service in their neighborhood with a single mouse click or touch on a smart phone.
They do this by visiting http://broadbandillinois.org, a new site launched Thursday by the Partnership for a Connected Illinois (or Broadband Illinois), a non-profit group based in Springfield.