Asheville gets faster broadband service

(Asheville Citizen-Times) After four years of laying fiber-optic lines underground, RST Fiber switched on its broadband pipeline from Murphy to Manteo on Tuesday, making North Carolina the first “gigabyte” state.With the 3,100-mile 100-gigabyte pipeline looping beneath downtown Asheville, area residents and businesses could be among the first in the state to upload and download video, files and data hundreds of times faster than broadband speeds now offered by telecom and cable companies.

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Posted on March 12, 2014, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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