5G WIRELESS…ISN’T

5G WIRELESS…ISN’T There is a buzz-phrase going around the telecom industry that goes like this, “The road to 5G wireless is paved with fiber.”  Sounds like an oxymoron, right?  Does wireless really need wire?  The short answer is yes and, more specifically, a LOT of wire and, even more specifically, fiber optic wire.   What’s…

5G AND ISPs

5G AND ISPs HIGH, LOW, AND IN BETWEEN What is 5G, really? There is no simple answer to that question. 5G is much more than a new generation (read: another “G”) of cellular service. This new paradigm in telecommunications is far too expansive and complex to be fully addressed here. However, at the user end,…

Broadband Infrastructure Inc., Recapitalized for 2021 Growth

Broadband Infrastructure Inc., Recapitalized for 2021 Growth     NEWS RELEASE—For Immediate Release:  Greenville, SC, January 4, 2021:  Broadband Infrastructure Inc., (BbI), the parent company of Carolina Underground Solutions, LLC and Absolute Technologies, LLC, kicks off 2021 with closing on a funding and recapitalization deal with Emigrant Business Credit providing $7.5 million in total capital.…

5G – ONE, TWO, THREE

5G – ONE, TWO, THREE 5G. This changes everything. As bold as that sounds, there is a lot of truth to it. Prior to 5G, the evolutions of cellular technology, as exciting as they were, were arguably marginal. 5G is different. 5G holds the promise of life-changing, societal-changing technology that we cannot yet fully fathom.…