Rural Broadband

Rural Broadband Deployment: Strategies for Closing the Digital Divide

Rural Broadband Deployment: Strategies for Closing the Digital Divide

The internet has become such a normal part of day-to-day life in modern society that many Americans fail to realize that millions of their fellow citizens, primarily those in rural areas, lack access to reliable and affordable internet connections. At this moment, while many urban American cities are currently preparing for the rollout of 300 megabit per second download speeds associated with 5G wireless networks, millions of rural Americans (and some in urban areas as well) lack access to connections providing even ten percent of those speeds.