New Opportunities in a Changed World – Part 4 of 4


Kevin Larson, of CTC in rural northern Minnesota, suggests that communities may need to form their own broadband networks, much like cooperatives were formed decades ago to bring telephone service to rural areas. In the final segment of this 4-part interview, Larson suggests that this could be an opportunity for existing telecom operators to lend management and operational experience that would help these communities in their quest for broadband.

Part 1 – Operational Savings and New Revenue

Part 2 – the Impact of the Broadband Order

Part 3 – Unintended Consequences of the Broadband Stimulus