Scottish county chooses wireless as low-cost alternative

Twenty five communities in the Scottish county of Renfrewshire have gone wireless in an effort to promote online learning and e-commerce over residential high speed broadband. The Renfrewshire Council decided to deploy a wireless mesh after determining it could be built for about one-tenth the cost of the hard-wired broadband solution that was original planned. The network, which […]

Cost of bandwidth is on the rise

The demand for bandwidth is doubling every year. According to a report in PCWorld, it won’t be long before providers begin to charge extra and begin to restrict users from running high bandwidth applications. That’s the opinion of a number of experts polled by the magazine, although executives at major broadband providers deny it. Despite the denials, […]

Buyer’s Guide: Consultants: Columbia Telecommunications Corp.

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Buyer’s Guide: Service Providers: Front Range Internet

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Buyer’s Guide: Systems Integrators: WindChannel Communications

Description: Communications provides Government agencies in the Southeast with wireless connectivity and data transfer solutions. The Company deploys next generation Fixed Wireless Broadband (FWB) technologies to deliver bandwidth without wires. WindChannel combines leading-edge technology with world-class customer care to meet the rising demand for secure, reliable and flexible bandwidth solutions faster and more affordably than […]