• BroadbandUSA Newsletter September 2017

    Fri, September 01, 2017

    Vol 2 | Issue 9| September 2017 Download PDF version here. Building a Skilled Workforce for Today and Tomorrow One in four new jobs created in the next decade will be in technology and healthcare, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics These industries will not be alone in needing...

  • Notice of 08/21/2017 Community Broadband Workshop

    Tue, August 01, 2017

    NTIA, through the BroadbandUSA program, will hold a technical assistance workshop in Des Moines, Iowa on August 21, 2017, to share information and help communities build their broadband capacity and utilization. The workshop will present in-depth sessions on planning and funding broadband...

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter August 2017

    Tue, August 01, 2017

    Download PDF version here. Vol 2 | Issue 8 | August 2017 Tourism: Broadband Access is as Important as the View Whether deep in the woods, on a remote island, or strolling downtown streets, vacationers and owners all want access to broadband connectivity. Why is broadband important to...

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter July 2017

    Sat, July 01, 2017

    Download PDF version here. Vol 2 | Issue 7 | July 2017 Creating “Smart Farms” with Broadband Connectivity Broadband connectivity is transforming 21st-century farming, revolutionizing on-the-ground operations and allowing farmers to manage their businesses more effectively....

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter June 2017

    Thu, June 01, 2017

    Download PDF version here. Vol 2 | Issue 6 | June 2017 Broadband Business Models: Partnerships are Key Building a broadband network for today and the future is a complex process. There is no one-size-fits all approach and a myriad of factors should be considered when developing your...

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter May 2017

    Mon, May 01, 2017

    Download PDF version here. Vol 2 | Issue 5 | May 2017 Smart Community Infrastructure Infrastructure Week is May 15-19, and marks a week of events emphasizing the importance of infrastructure to our nation's economy and communities. BroadbandUSA will be discussing broadband's...

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter: February 2017

    Fri, April 14, 2017

    Celebrate Digital Learning Day on February 23 Digital learning is not just about outfitting classrooms with laptops; it is about using technology to enhance all aspects of the educational experience. Digital learning helps equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to be successful...

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter March 2017

    Fri, April 14, 2017

    Vol 2 | Issue 3 | March 2017 Federal Funding Essentials Funding for broadband projects, including planning, deployment and adoption, is available through a number of federal government agencies. Many communities require additional funding to achieve their broadband goals and demand often...

  • BroadbandUSA Newsletter April 2017

    Fri, April 14, 2017

    Vol 2 | Issue 4 | April 2017 Best Practices for Rural Broadband Adoption Broadband access and the skills to use it are necessary to fully engage in today's connected world. This is particularly true in rural communities, where access to telemedicine, distance learning and e-commerce keep...