A Stimulus to Broadband Use

Fletcher, Geoffrey H.
May 2009
T H E Journal;May2009, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p8
The author discusses on how an element of the U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) can be used to promote broadband communication service. The Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) offers grants to finance broadband services in underserved areas, including grants to educational institutions. The author notes how the U.S. ranks against other nations in terms of broadband coverage.


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