Rise Broadband: Fixed 5G Broadband Has Real Rural Challenges – Telecompetitor

Rise Broadband: Fixed 5G Broadband Has Real Rural Challenges by Joan Engebretson Despite increased interest in fixed 5G on the part of the nation’s largest carriers, it’s still not a great choice for rural areas, said Jeff Kohler, co-founder of rural broadband wireless network operator Rise Broadband, in an interview with Telecompetitor. In discussing fixed […]

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CED BRIEFS: Rise Broadband, Teleste, Ting Internet – CED Magazine

CED BRIEFS: Rise Broadband, Teleste, Ting Internet Laura Hamilton Editor – @cedmagazine Full Bio > January 20, 2017 Rise Broadband extended its communications network in 10 markets in conjunction with the FCC’s Connect America Fund program. Market areas include communities in Iowa, Texas, Nebraska, Illinois, and Kansas. “Because we deliver internet/phone service through a wireless […]

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Rise Broadband Cites CAF Program for Broadband Expansion, Adds 10 ‘Enhanced’ Broadband Markets

Rise Broadband Cites CAF Program for Broadband Expansion, Adds 10 ‘Enhanced’ Broadband Markets Joan Engebretson Broadband wireless provider Rise Broadband issued a press release today noting that it had expanded its network in 10 market areas in conjunction with the FCC’s Connect America Fund (CAF) program. Rise apparently is referring to new buildouts supported, at […]

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Rise Broadband Expands Fixed Wireless Network in Ten Markets – Telecompaper

Rise Broadband Expands Fixed Wireless Network in Ten Markets US operator Rise Broadband expanded its network in ten market areas with support from the Federal Communications Commission’s Connect America Fund programme. Rise Broadband’s enhanced market areas include Iowa (Bassett, Parkersburg, and Sioux City), Texas (Burton and Corsicana), Nebraska (St. Libory and Columbus), Illinois (Manville and […]

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Rise CEO Named 2016 CEO of Year Finalist – Colorado Business Magazine

Colorado Business Magazine CEO of Year Finalists (2016) Jack Koo’s background in finance and telecommunications and his 25 years of experience come in handy. “Our ability to close the digital divide by providing high-speed internet to rural and suburban communities is directly tied to favorably negotiating and maintaining access to capital,” he says. “Telecommunications is a very […]

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Fixed Wireless, the Technology of the Future, and the Present – ITBusinessEdge

Fixed Wireless, the Technology of the Future, and the Present – ITBusinessEdge Last month, Rise Broadband,…the nation’s largest fixed wireless provider of internet and phone services, said that it is expanding its service in the Sioux City, Iowa area and will offer speeds as fast as 50 megabits per second (Mbps). Fixed wireless has a great value […]

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How Rise Broadband Is Creating A Wireless Broadband Giant – TechRockies

 How Rise Broadband Is Creating A Wireless Broadband Giant – TechRockies Published May 17, 2016 In a world of increasing importance of Internet connectivity, there’s an insatiable appetite for faster, broadband Internet access. However, that high speed access is often hard to get–particularly in more rural and suburban areas. Englewood, Colorado-based Rise Broadband (www.risebroadband.com) is […]

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Rise Broadband Fixed LTE to Expand to Over 20 More Markets – Telecompetitor

Rise Broadband Fixed LTE to Expand to Over 20 More Markets Andrew Burger – Telecompetitor May 12, 2016 Residential and business service subscribers in rural and suburban areas of Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Oklahoma and Texas will benefit from the first phase of Rise’s service upgrade and fixed wireless broadband network expansion. Rise Broadband subscribers’ fast […]

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Rise Broadband Upgrades 20 More Markets to Fixed LTE – Telecompaper

Rise Broadband Upgrades 20 More Markets to Fixed LTE Thursday 12 May 2016 | 13:46 CET | News  US fixed wireless operator Rise Broadband has announced the extension of its LTE footprint to around 20 more small-to-mid-sized markets in six states. The LTE upgrades allow the operator’s rural and suburban customers to benefit from up […]

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