DNG Selected as RBE Provisional Winner

Declaration Networks Group was selected as one of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Wireline Competition Bureau’s list of 40 “provisional” winners in the Rural Broadband Experiment network subsidy auction. Collectively, the 40 funded projects could receive nearly $100 million in Connect America Fund subsidies to build broadband networks in over...

OTI Applauds FCC’s Plan to Raise the E-Rate Funding Cap

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced today that it plans to raise the E-rate funding cap by $1.5 billion to help schools and libraries obtain access to affordable, high-speed Internet service. The announcement comes as the FCC prepares to release a second E-rate Modernization Order, the next step in the reform process...

What Is The Cost Of Connectivity IN USA?

A new report from New America’s Open Technology Institute (OTI) finds that customers in the U.S. continue to pay higher prices for slower Internet. Read Report at New America…

Declaration Networks Plans Expanded Activities in Morgantown, WV

Declaration Network Group (DNG) plans to expand its broadband network initiatives in Morgantown, West Virginia.  In July of 2013, West Virginia University became the first university in the United States to use vacant broadcast TV channels to provide the campus and nearby areas with wireless broadband Internet services. The university...

Race to gigabit Internet service takes off

With the “irrational exuberance” of the early Internet economy, speculators spent billions laying thousands of miles of fiber optic cable for backhaul, expecting Internet use would continue growing at the unprecedented rates of the late 1990s. As part of the great dot com bust of 2000, however, most of the speculators went...

White Space Test Network Launched in Iowa

In conjunction with the Iowa Communications Network, Declaration Network Group (DNG) provided an initial installation of a base station and three Wi-Fi hot spots to determine how White Space technology is adapted within the local environment.  The site location for the test program is Monticello High School, located approximately 30...