One of the many beautiful streets in the Myers Park area of Charlotte.

One of the many beautiful streets in the Myers Park area of Charlotte.

Community support for the deployment of

Gigabit Internet in the city of Charlotte.

Yes I want Gigabit Internet at my home!


Upcoming Events:

January 13-15, 2015: Gigabit City Summit - Kansas City

Discover what Kansas City did to seize the gigabit opportunity. Hear from people with on-the-ground experience with a large-scale gigabit fiber buildout. Visit their website for details.

Newsletters:

October 2014 newsletter

September 2014 newsletter

August 2014 newsletter

July 2014 newsletter

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Attracting Talent

We're committed to attracting the best talent to Charlotte. Improvements in Internet infrastructure will bring the best and brightest technical and creative talent to the city. Businesses will find that Gigabit Fiber will help attract highly skilled people in technical fields, making recruiting an even easier process.

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Gigabit - Killer Apps

The promise of Gigabit Internet is 1 gigabit (Gb) synchronous Internet service to the home. Video files, Big Data files, and other large applications will load much faster than on today's infrastructure. Great NYT article: Two Cities With Blazing Internet Speed Search for a Killer App.

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Entrepreneurship

High-impact entrepreneurs create the most jobs. When Gigabit Fiber was deployed in Kansas City there was an immediate increase in entrepreneurial activity including: Kansas City Startup Village, Home for Hackers, and a Sprint Accelerator powered by Techstars. Brad Feld even purchased a FiberHouse!