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Fiber Optics: What Makes Light the Perfect Networking Solution?

It’s no question whether fiber optic cabling is the way to go when it comes to lightning-fast, large-capacity networking. Fiber optic Internet is your data, delivered by light, at the speed of light. But you might find yourself wondering: Why…light? Why not pure...

Terms Glossary

Attenuation:the gradual loss of intensity of a signal over it's medium's length in a glass fiber used for signals, imperfections and impurities in the glass diminish the signal's strength see: dispersion and/or bend loss Bandwidth:The available range of frequencies...

NebraskaLink Connects Nebraska

Reliable and fast connectivity, including broadband, plays a significant role in enabling businesses of all sizes to reach a global audience. For small businesses, it can be the difference between success and failure. Nebraska businesses, large and small, are no...

The Difference Between a Bit and a Byte

We all are familiar with bytes. Our phones, laptops, and SD cards are able to house billions of them. In fact, that’s what a Gigabyte is — one billion bytes. And each byte is made up of 8 bits. A bit is the lowest common denominator. It’s the atom to the molecule. The...

NebraskaLink Completes Fiber Project to Lincoln Libraries

NebraskaLink, a communications company providing state-of-the-art fiber-optic network access across Nebraska, announced this week that they have completed a project connecting all Lincoln Public Libraries through a newly constructed fiber-optic network that will allow...

NebraskaLink Welcomes a New Service Assurance Manager, Don Uhrmacher

NebraskaLink Welcomes New Hire     Lincoln, NE – NebraskaLink is pleased to announce the hiring of Don Uhrmacher. With over 40 years of telecommunications experience, Don’s prior roles have him especially well-positioned to drive efficiencies in our service...

News Release: Grant means faster Internet at libraries

Partnership will Improve Libraries’ Internet Connection   “Connecting to the fiber network will give library customers much faster Internet service on wireless devices and on in-library computers,” Mayor Beutler said.  “We are especially excited about how this...

2014 Broadband Conference

2014 Broadband Conference | Nebraska Broadband | University of Nebraska–Lincoln  The 2014 Broadband Connecting Nebraska Conference provided proven strategies and best practices, conversations with practitioners, and case studies from businesses that are...

One Day Without Shoes

   We are a LOCAL drop off site for the One Day Without Shoes event created by TOMS Shoes. Bring monetary and new or used shoe donations April 6 – 17. The money raised will be used to purchase new shoes to be donated to people at the People’s City Mission....