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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Congress hears shout-out for Huntsville's Google Fiber plan


Congress hears shout-out for Huntsville's Google Fiber plan


Article Excerpt: "... State and local governments are increasingly offering incentives to lure high-speed Internet, Hovis said. She gave Huntsville as an example. "In February 2016, the city of Huntsville, Alabama, the state's northern technology hub, announced that its municipal electric utility will build a fiber network throughout its city limits (presumably, to pass all or most businesses and homes), and that Google Fiber will become the first lessee of some of that fiber in order to provide gigabit services to residences and small businesses." ..."


Reference: www.al.com