Fiber First Idaho

Everyone in Idaho Deserves Fiber Optic Broadband! There are two types of broadband connections: hardwired and wireless, and the best kind of wired broadband is hardwire fiber optic.  Compared to fiber optic, wireless is slow, expensive, unreliable, easier to hack, prone to fires, not able to handle future speed requirements, and not yet proven safe. … Read more

Fixed Wireless Technologies and Their Suitability for Broadband Delivery

Fixed Wireless Technologies and Their Suitability for Broadband Delivery Written by Andrew L. Afflerbach, Ph.D., P.E. CTC Technology & Energy Submitted on June 22, 2022 As state and local governments and their partners plan to invest billions of dollars in federal funding to build broadband infrastructure, choosing the best technology will have significant long-term implications. Federal … Read more