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2011-08-01 09:40:00

300,000 newly created jobs and $230 billion additional GDP generated over the next five years WASHINGTON, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Mobile Future, David Sosa, Ph.D. and Marc Van Audenrode, Ph.D. of the Analysis Group released a new study, Private-Sector Investment and Employment Impacts of Reassigning Spectrum to Mobile Broadband in the United States, which reveals the crucial role mobile broadband can play in boosting the nation's economy if additional spectrum is...

2011-07-30 00:01:05

June 2011 Bandwidth Report by Website Optimization, LLC. A recent report on the spread of broadband throughout the world quantified the many benefits of broadband. The report found that broadband investment has a multiplier effect on ncreased GDP growth, productivity, and jobs. Ann Arbor, MI (PRWEB) July 29, 2011 Website Optimization, LLC, a leading website optimizing firm is announcing their June 2011 Bandwidth Report with data from the Broadband Commission on the economic benefits of...

2011-07-28 14:02:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C. and ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC ("Conterra"), a national broadband services company specializing in bringing unique bandwidth solutions to complex telecommunications projects in rural areas, has been awarded a multi-year contract to provide fiber-quality, high-speed wide area network services to Presbyterian Healthcare Services of Albuquerque, NM. The broadband network design uses multiple transport media including fiber...

2011-07-26 08:49:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Conterra Ultra Broadband Holdings, Inc. (d/b/a Conterra Broadband Services), a national telecom transport carrier specializing in the design, deployment and operation of hybrid--microwave/fiber--broadband networks, today announced completion of new senior-secured credit facilities that provide the company with up to $94 million of borrowing capacity from a bank group including CoBank, ACB, Bank of America, N.A., Webster Bank, N.A. and...

2011-07-19 06:45:00

DALLAS, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ReportsnReports announces it will carry Telecom Market, Mobile Market, Broadband Market Research Reports and Forecasts for BRIC & other countries in its store A. India - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Forecasts [http://www.reportsnreports.com/reports/56341-india-telecoms-mobile-broadband-and-forecasts.html ] India continues to be one of the fastest growing major telecom markets in the world. It is also one of the largest....

2011-07-14 14:15:00

New Ads, Social Media Effort to Educate Public and Congress about Harmful Rules Currently Under Consideration WASHINGTON, July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, a group of rural telecom associations, comprised of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA), the Organization for the Promotion and Advancement of Small Telecommunications Companies (OPASTCO) and the Western Telecommunications Alliance (WTA), were joined by U.S. Sen. Mark Begich (D-AK) and U.S. Rep....

2011-06-27 12:47:00

TACOMA, Wash., June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Northwest Open Access Network (NoaNet) announced today construction is underway on a massive expansion of broadband that will bring nearly a thousand miles of high-speed broadband Internet service to nearly every unserved community in Washington State. NoaNet is initiating construction on two federal American Reinvestment and Recovery Act grants totaling $140 million to bring high-speed Internet access to hundreds of schools, hospitals,...

2011-06-17 13:31:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Bay Area is beginning to recover from the economic recession, but still faces high unemployment, depressed real estate values and other challenges in returning to long-term prosperity. During difficult economic times like these, it is hard to get business and labor to agree on anything. But a coalition of business and labor leaders -- the Alliance for Jobs and Sustainable Growth -- has come together to unanimously support the Bay Area...

2011-06-09 00:00:29

A new report by Connect Iowa shows businesses with a broadband connection are likely to generate more revenue and jobs. State businesses with high-speed Internet connections report having median annual revenues $300,000 more than businesses without broadband. Des Moines, IA (PRWEB) June 07, 2011 Access the Findings Download the White Paper A new report by Connect Iowa shows businesses with a broadband connection are likely to generate more revenue and jobs. State businesses with high-speed...

2011-06-03 04:30:00

DALLAS, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Wireless Broadband in Public Safety - Advanced Technologies and Global Market (2010 - 2015)" provides extensive analysis of "wireless broadband in public safety market" including current market trends, industry drivers, and challenges for better understanding of the market. This report covers the strategies followed by "wireless broadband in public safety market" players. Browse market data tables and in-depth TOC of Wireless Broadband...


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