Category: Fiber/Broadband & Technology

IFN Investing $5.7 Million in Fort Wayne, Partnering with City to Expand, Enhance Fiber Services

INDIANAPOLIS (Dec. 8, 2020) — Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN), a leader among Midwest commercial fiber network providers, today announces it is investing $5.7 million in Fort Wayne and partnering with the City of Fort Wayne to serve as an integral piece of the City’s core network. The investment includes new route miles of fiber in support of… Read More »

Intelligent Fiber Network Launches New SD-WAN Product, Promotes Director

INDIANAPOLIS (September 24, 2020) – Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN) announces the launch of its new SD-WAN product to bring its top-of-line service solutions to customers in locations outside of IFN’s fiberline network. To guide the launch, IFN has promoted Kent Welch to Director of Product Development and Sales Operations to lead this and future product… Read More »

How Our Agent Channel Program Benefits You

At Intelligent Fiber Network, it’s no secret that our enterprise customers are more like partners than clients. We create lasting relationships, work together to build necessary connectivity upgrades, and bring fiber to the under- and unserved areas of the Hoosier State. One of the ways we build impactful relationships with our clients is through our… Read More »

Five Intelligent Fiber Network Owner Companies Receive Next Level Connections Broadband Funding

These member/owners serve ten counties across Indiana and will receive $21.7 million in funding. INDIANAPOLIS – Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN), a leader among Indiana’s commercial fiber broadband providers, today applauds five of its owner companies and one of its owner’s member companies for being awarded funding grants from Indiana’s Next Level Connections Broadband Grant Program…. Read More »

Fast and Steady Wins the Race

We all know the story of the tortoise and the hare and its implied wisdom.  But when it comes to your business internet, the adage needs tweaking to reflect the truth. In reality, fast and steady wins in the end. The speed and reliability of internet service can make or break a business, and it’s… Read More »

How Broadband Can Change the Agriculture Industry

Broadband internet access is more crucial than ever for businesses and consumers. With faster internet, a booming economy follows, yet there is still a gap in broadband access between rural and metro communities. According to the FCC, in 2016, 24 million Americans lacked broadband internet speeds. Furthermore, 29% of U.S. farms had no access to… Read More »

How Fiber Broadband Can Impact the Rural Manufacturing Industry

The manufacturing industry is changing as we know it. With the current digital economy, it’s becoming increasingly important for rural areas to invest in fiber broadband to jumpstart their economy and combat unemployment. Rural America has experienced a decline in manufacturing jobs in the last decade, but thanks to high-speed broadband, these communities can now… Read More »