Rural Broadband

Merit To Dedicate REACH-3MC Broadband In Mackinaw City, St. IgnaceU.S. Sen. Carl Levin leads the invited guests for a dedication ceremony Tuesday at 11 a.m. for Merit Network Inc.'s new fiber optic cable in communities on either side of the Mackinac Bridge, Mackinaw City and St. Ignace.
Merit Network Recognized As 2013 Computerworld Honors LaureateIDG's Computerworld Honors Program has announced Merit Network Inc. as a 2013 Laureate in recognition of its Rural Education Anchor Community Health care – Michigan Middle Mile Collaborative project.
Merit Completes Round 1 REACH-3MC ConstructionMerit Network Inc. Monday announced the completion of Round 1 construction of its Rural, Education, Anchor, Community and Heathcare - Michigan Middle Mile Collaborative project, or REACH-3MC.
Event Notices From March 15-17
Merit Network To Dedicate High Speed Broadband In Hillsdale CountyMerit Network Inc. will hold a fiber-optic infrastruture dedication for the Hillsdale community co commemorate the completion of a significant segment of Merit's REACH-3MC Broadband Stimulus Project.
Merit Network Celebrates REACH-3MC Federal Stimulus Fiber BuildoutMerit Network Inc. last week announced the first completed segment of its REACH-3MC Broadband Stimulus Project.
Merit Connects First REACH-3MC Community Anchor: Forest Park SchoolsMerit Network Inc. announced it has connected the first community anchor institution as part of its REACH-3MC network build out project. Forest Park Public Schools, located in Crystal Falls of Michigan's Upper Peninsula, now has a 1-gigabit fiber-optic connection to Merit's backbone.
State Ag Officials Back Rural Broadband, Connect MichiganThe Michigan Commission of Agriculture and Rural Development has formally expressed support for the growing movement to boost broadband capacity and adoption throughout rural Michigan.
Merit Network Picks Another Contractor For Stimulus Broadband ExtensionMerit Network Inc. Thursday announced another contractor for its Rural, Education, Anchor, Community and Heath care – Michigan Middle Mile Collaborative (REACH-3MC) project.
Merit Names Juniper, Cisco Hardware Vendors For REACH-3MCMerit Network Inc. announced Wednesday the selection of Juniper Networks and Cisco Systems Inc. as Ethernet routing and switching hardware vendors for Merit's REACH-3MC broadband stimulus project.
Merit Network Expands Presence In UPAnn Arbor-based Merit Network Inc. Thursday announced the addition of Jim Lundberg to the Merit staff as the Upper Peninsula Member Relations Manager.
Merit Breaks Ground On REACH-3MC Broadband Stimulus Project
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