RELATED VIDEOS, ARTICLES & NEWS

The Internet Disruption Every City Needs - Jeff Christensen, EntryPoint - TEDx SLC, Sept 9th 

The traditional broadband model is broken because consumers are powerless.  This needs to change...

Modern Networks, Innovation and Cities - Jeff Christensen, EntryPoint - TEDx Riverton, Mar 22nd

We can't separate the story of infrastructure to the story of economic development. Communication is the economy....

Ammon Named "The City With the Best Fiber-Optic Network in America" - Fast Company, Oct 2019

Community broadband creates competition and better service and choice—along with giving local residents ownership. >>> View Article

"The Cost of Connectivity in Ammon, Idaho" - New American-Open Technology Institute, Jan 2020

One of the most affordable broadband markets in the country.  Across the city, customers are logging into high-speed gigabit connections with advertised prices as low as $9.99/month >>> View Article

Tom Wheeler, former Chairman of the FCC - Video address to the city of Ammon, Idaho

Ammon, Idaho has implemented the most advanced Municipal Fiber Network in the US. 

Chairman Wheeler outlines the unique nature of what Ammon is doing...  

 

Quote:  "All of America should be looking at the Ammon Model".

Harvard University - Research Report on Municipal Broadband

After 12 months of research, Harvard University released a Case Study on creating competition for services in a municipal fiber network.  Report ConclusionBy providing virtualized fiber network access as a public utility, Ammon has created a platform that allows an extraordinary level of competition, innovation, and experimentation. And Ammon’s model provides very little, if any, financial risk to the city. >>> View Report

Why Municipal Networks Should Be Disruptive - Broadband Communities Magazine, Oct 2017

The traditional telecom model is not working.  For a locality (city/county) to succeed with a municipal broadband alternative, it can’t just duplicate the incumbent model. >>> View Article

Strategy is More Important Than Feasibility (Tactics)

A White Paper outlining why municipalities should focus more on Strategy and not Tactics when planning and deploying a municipal broadband network. >>> View Paper

Open Access in Today's Cloud World, Redefining the Meaning of Open Access

Traditional open access networks lack sufficient automation and software control to enable a dynamic maketplace and true competition.  This White Paper outlines a powerful new definition and approach for Open Access... Automated Dynamic Open Access. >>> View Paper

10 Reasons Why Broadband Should be a Municipal Utility

A White Paper outlining why municipalities should play a central role in deployment of the next generation broadband networks. >>> View Paper

Ammon's Model - Next Century Cities and ILSR

Must view video released by ILSR and Next Century Cities describing "Ammon's Model" a revolutionary new approach to Municipal Fiber (powered by EntryPoint's FlowOps).  Municipalities which are in the process of deploying broadband networks will benefit from watching this mini-documentary. >>> View Video

Active Shooter Application Demo - Powerful Public Saftey Tech

The City of Ammon, ID demonstrates their award winning School Emergency Screencase Application... very powerful public saftey technologies.  >>> View Video

National Science Foundation Report - Speaking EntryPoint's Language

A Report by the National Science Foundation outlines the future of Broadband Networks.  This is report provides relevant guidance for future-proofing a broadband network. >>> View Report

Broadband Communities Magazine - Annual "2017 TOP 100" List

EntryPoint Networks made the Broadband Communities Magazine list of Top 100 Fiber-to-the-home Leaders and Innovators >>> View Article

How did Ammon get a $10 ISP and Achieve 70% Take-Rates that Continue to Rise?

EntryPoint just released the white paper:  The Value of Choice and Ammon's $10.00 ISP.  From the paper: "Since going live 10 months ago, ISP prices in Ammon have fallen from $44.95 to $9.99 (per month) for a 100 X 100 Mbps ISP connection."  >>> View White Paper

Bye-Bye Broken Market

Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) published an article detailing some of the advantages of Ammon's new fIber network.  Quote: "I’ve lived in a lot of places — Maryland, Hawaii, Germany — and this is by far the best, fastest and most reliable internet I’ve had,” ... This is the future.” >>> View Article

Vertical Disintegration: The Future of Telecom?

"Telecom industry... will transition from a vertically integrated industry dominated by local monopolies to a vertically disintegrated one" - an article by Robert Wack >>> View Article

Houses with Tails: Another Way to Disintegrate

"Back in 2009, Derek Slater and Tim Wu published an article with an interesting thesis... Home owners would buy their fiber drop from the municipality or their service provider, either with a lump sum up front, or a monthly fee tacked onto their bill." - an article by Robert Wack >>> View Article

American Prospect Publishes Municipal Broadband Article

American Prospect article discussing EntryPoint's unique approach to broadband networks >>> View Article

Ammon, ID awarded "Community Broadband Project of the Year 2016"

August 1st the City of Ammon, Idaho was recognized as the Community Broadband Project of the Year by the National Association of Telecommunications Officers & Advisors (NATOA)  >>> View Announcement

Active Shooter Application Demo - Powerful Public Saftey Tech

The City of Ammon, ID demonstrates their award winning School Emergency Screencase Application... very powerful public saftey technologies.  >>> View Video

National Science Foundation Report - Speaking EntryPoint's Language

A Report by the National Science Foundation outlines the future of Broadband Networks.  This is report provides relevant guidance for future-proofing a broadband network. >>> View Report

Skinny Wire Magazine Article Highlighting Our Technology

EntryPoint's technology platform highlighted in lead article in Teleco trade magazine Skinny Wire. September 2016  >>> View Article

EntryPoint Networks

© 2020 EntryPoint, LLC

  • Facebook - Black Circle
  • Twitter - Black Circle
  • LinkedIn - Black Circle