Listeners learn some of the secrets of designing and executing a statewide broadband plan. Maine's broadband stimulus-funded project has cleared initial hurdles and is moving forward.
Driven by the Maine Fiber Company (MFC), the Three Ring Binder is the open access network dark fiber project. This project is ahead of schedule, has strong carrier sign-ups, and early wins on its pilot projects to get early sections lit and providing service to homes, businesses, and community anchor institutions.
Tilson Tech Tilson is MFC's outsourced program and project management team running the project. Their President, Josh Broder, shares some of the best practices they've developed moving this project forward.