Industry News

Fiber according to The Office: How to Choose an Ethernet Solution for your Multilocation Business

In a previous post, we discussed the benefits of an Ethernet Private Line (EPL) for businesses with two locations. So what fiber ethernet solution is best for businesses with three or more locations? Let’s consider a scenario using fictional yet widely-known paper company Dunder Mifflin as an example. Dunder Mifflin, according to creators of The… Read More »

2019 Trends in Fiber – What to Expect

We’ve already looked back and recapped the biggest trends in the fiber industry in 2018, along with the top IFN moments of 2018, which included a new name and look for us. Now it’s time to look forward and assess what’s in store for fiber, the digital divide, and the industry as a whole in… Read More »

Four 9s vs Five 9s: What’s the Real Cost of the Difference?

On July 20, 2016, a widespread service outage grounded Southwest flights nationwide. Disgruntled customers trying to book flights were met with a webpage instructing them not to refresh their browsers while stranded passengers clogged airport terminals. Twelve hours and more than 2,000 cancelled flights later, Southwest operations were up and running once again, but not… Read More »

Delaware County: You’re Fiber Ready!

Fiber optics is a revolutionary tool to connect people and businesses in a faster and more reliable way. At Intelligent Fiber Network, we are dedicated to bridging the digital divide by providing fiber clusters for businesses to tap into. During the past few months, we have featured some of these clusters where fiber is available…. Read More »

3 Questions to Ask When Considering an Ethernet Private Line (EPL)

Fiber Ethernet is a no-brainer for many Indiana businesses, especially since IFN’s fiber route touches almost every corner of the state and nearly everywhere in between. But when it comes to Ethernet Private Line service—EPL for short—it’s not uncommon to question the value EPL adds. To assess if EPL is right for your business, consider… Read More »

Elkhart and St. Joseph Counties, You’re Fiber Ready!

At Intelligent Fiber Network, we work every day to bridge the digital divide by providing fiber optics to communities. Fiber optics helps to boost the economy and improve our connections by allowing businesses to tap into fast and reliable internet services. During the past few weeks, we have featured some of these clusters where fiber… Read More »

IFN Promotes Two

Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN) continues to expand and would like to announce two promotions: Cory Childs and Chris Hoover. Childs is promoted to Director of Sales, and Hoover has moved into the position of Manager of Service Assurance. Cory Childs, of Fishers, IN, joined IFN in July of 2007 as an Account Manager. His role… Read More »