Utah Broadband Advisory Council Presentation


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<p>Bert Granberg from the Utah Automated Geographic Reference Center (AGRC), gave this presentation at the Inaugural Meeting of the Utah Broadband Advisory Council on June 9, 2011.

<p>The presention includes an overview of the Utah Broadband Project and shows AGRC’s newest population map which was released last week. The map was created by refining 2010 census data and removing portions of census blocks that are uninhabited.

Check out our project website at broadband.utah.gov.

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  • -For example, my current service falls in the 10 mbps or less category. -We will have the percentage of the population served broken for each speed in March 2011 (awaiting latest census data)
  • Utah Broadband Advisory Council Presentation

    1. 1. Utah Broadband Project: What is being mapped? Bert Granberg Utah AGRC
    2. 2. Utah Broadband Project: What is Being Mapped? <ul><li>NTIA Broadband Definition: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Low Speed Bar: 768K down, 200K Up (maximum advertised speed) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Many Technologies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>What are Utah’s goals? </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Mapping Speed & Technology: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Wireless Service Areas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Mobile and Fixed Wireless Service Area polygons </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wire-based Service Areas </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Census Block (where blocks <= 2 sq miles) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Road Segment </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Address Service Points </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Infrastructure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Middle & Last Mile Locations </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Service Overview (by county) </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Community Anchor Institutions </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Schools, Emergency Response, Health, Government, Public Services </li></ul></ul></ul>
    3. 3. Broadband Provider Biannual Data Submission Examples…
    4. 4. A Fixed Wireless Service Area Example, Moab Area
    5. 5. Example: Wireline Service By Census Block, SLC
    6. 6. Wireline Service By Road Segment Examples, Herriman area mapped by Census Blocks (where y2k CB area <= 2.0 sq miles)
    7. 7. Examples: Community Anchor Institution Location and Speed Data
    8. 8. How is Broadband Service Characterized? Speed Technology + Spectrum (for wireless)
    9. 9. Speed Tiers Download time for 160 MB file (30 minute video, large software download, etc) 1000 28 min 14 min 7 min 3.5 min 2.1 min 51 sec 26 sec 13 sec 2.5 sec
    10. 10. Mapped Broadband Technologies
    11. 11. Where does the data go? National Broadband Map (FCC/NTIA) Utah Broadband Project Interactive Map
    12. 12. Broadband Map Tour
    13. 13. Overall State Coverage
    14. 14. Service By Address
    15. 15. Speed Filter Example
    16. 16. Technology + Speed Filter: Wireline
    17. 17. Technology + Speed Filter: Wireless
    18. 18. Broadband Mapping: Provider Participation in Utah’s April 2011 NTIA Data Submission <ul><li>Covad </li></ul><ul><li>Digis </li></ul><ul><li>Direct Communications </li></ul><ul><li>Emery </li></ul><ul><li>Frontier </li></ul><ul><li>Gtelco (Gunnison) </li></ul><ul><li>Hughes </li></ul><ul><li>InfoWest </li></ul><ul><li>Integra </li></ul><ul><li>Leap/Cricket </li></ul><ul><li>Level3 </li></ul><ul><li>Manti </li></ul><ul><li>Myvocom </li></ul><ul><li>Nebonet </li></ul><ul><li>Qwest </li></ul><ul><li>River Canyon Wireless </li></ul><ul><li>SatView </li></ul><ul><li>Skywire </li></ul><ul><li>SouthCentral </li></ul><ul><li>Spanish Fork </li></ul><ul><li>Sprint/Nextel </li></ul><ul><li>Strata </li></ul><ul><li>T-Mobile </li></ul><ul><li>ThreeSixty </li></ul><ul><li>Union </li></ul><ul><li>Utah Broadband </li></ul><ul><li>Utopia </li></ul><ul><li>Veracity </li></ul><ul><li>Verizon </li></ul><ul><li>Wild Blue </li></ul><ul><li>XOCommunications </li></ul><ul><li>XpressWeb </li></ul><ul><li>Albion Telephone </li></ul><ul><li>AllWest </li></ul><ul><li>Altazip </li></ul><ul><li>American Fiber </li></ul><ul><li>AT&T </li></ul><ul><li>Baja </li></ul><ul><li>Beehive </li></ul><ul><li>Bresnan </li></ul><ul><li>Cache Broadband </li></ul><ul><li>Catapulsion </li></ul><ul><li>CentraCom </li></ul><ul><li>Clearwire </li></ul><ul><li>Comcast </li></ul>
    19. 19. Provider Filter: Rural Telecoms
    20. 20. Provider Filter: Rural Telecoms
    21. 21. Provider Filter: Fixed Wireless
    22. 22. Provider Filter: Fixed Wireless
    23. 23. Provider Filter: Mobile Wireless
    24. 24. Provider Filter: Mobile Wireless
    25. 25. Other Mapping Resources & Efforts
    26. 26. Maximum Advertised Speed Map
    27. 27. Combined Technology Map
    28. 28. Businesses Demand High-Capacity Broadband… and Utah Can Deliver <ul><li>SLC is the western regional optical fiber nexus </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Twitter, Oracle, Overstock, NSA… </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Strategic location for national connectivity </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Growing concentration of corporate & public data centers locally </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Low industrial power rates </li></ul></ul>5 distinct major destinations At least 8 distinct fiber paths
    29. 29. Consumer Speed Test Mapping
    30. 30. Characterizing Utah’s Populated Areas, Refining Populated 2010 Census Blocks Before After
    31. 31. Address Points for Household Level Service Analysis
    32. 32. Questions, Comments, Discussion… Bert Granberg Utah AGRC [email_address]