Have a data review session with every broadband provider serving Utah.
Hit the road! Make local facilities visits to get updates from providers, meet with community leaders and learn more about Utah’s needs for deployment and adoption.
Release broadband demand study results and summary.
Create and convene the Utah Broadband Advisory Council , whose role will be to identify barriers to deployment and adoption, create regional coordination, and make recommendations for the State Broadband Plan.
Continue to interface with efforts in-state, out-of-state and nationally to promote broadband deployment and use.
Incorporate state and federal speed test data into the Utah Broadband Map.
Facilities such as schools, hospitals or government buildings require high capacity connections
Broadband connections to these types of institutions serve as the springboard to residential and business access to broadband services
In rural Utah, schools are our most common anchor tenants
Utah Education Network UEN is a robust broadband educational network connecting more than a thousand Utah public schools and districts, charter schools, colleges, universities and libraries. UEN works with local telecom providers as an anchor tenant to fulfill its mission. UEN enters into long-term Wide-Area- Network (WAN) contracts which spur economic development and growth of technology and new services . UEN’s public/private partnership model helps to provide employment for Utah’s workers and expand sustainable broadband infrastructure into communities for local homes and businesses.