In late 2009 and early 2010, the National Telecommunications and Information Association (NTIA) awarded $293 million in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) funds to state designated entities from each of the 50 states, 5 U.S.
2011-12 Grant Program
The MBI is working closely with broadband service providers and municipalities to develop last mile solutions and extend affordable broadband access in western and north central Massachusetts.
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An open access, fiber-optic middle mile network
Similar to roads and highways, the internet connects homes, businesses and government offices to each other and around the world. High-speed internet is critical to the flow of commerce, communications, government services, and information of all kinds.
Broadband adoption is the term used to describe the decision by an individual to access and use the Internet.