FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS


Q: When will the network be completed?

The first phase of the network will be finished in early fall, 2016. Business customers will begin getting connections in September and October.

Q: How can I get connected?

Fill out the form here and tell us where you are located. We will contact you to determine if you can be connected as part of the initial network construction.

Q: How fast is the network?

The standard connection will be a Gigabit of bandwidth delivered over fiber. You can purchase a package of Internet (e.g. 25 Meg, 50 Meg, 100 Meg) from a provider of your choice.

Q: Can I get phone service?

We expect that some providers will be offering VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) telephone services as part of their offerings.

Q: How much does it cost to get connected?

Bozeman Fiber has a pool of funds to connect businesses as part of the first phase of construction. Businesses maybe connected at a reduced cost depending on the distance to the network until these funds are exhausted. The distance of your business from the backbone fiber, the cost of installing the fiber cable to your building, and the amount of services you want to buy will be factors in determining if you can get a reduced cost connection to the network.

ADVANTAGES OF FIBER

  • More secure
  • Better energy efficiency
  • Weather proof
  • Exponential carrying capacity
  • No interference
  • Less signal degredation
  • Cheaper to maintain
  • Highly flexible
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