Industry News

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 »

Intelligent Fiber Network Expanding Connectivity, Fortifying Multi-State Network with Access in Ashburn, Virginia

Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN), a leader among Indiana’s commercial fiber broadband providers, today announces it is expanding its internet network connectivity to Ashburn, Virginia. This announcement comes on the heels of IFN’s recent partnership with Wabash Valley Power that opens IFN to connectivity in Illinois and Missouri. IFN maintains a similar connection through Chicago where… Read More »

3 Questions to Ask when Evaluating Fiber Ethernet Carriers

We live in an age of unlimited options. Take potato chips, for instance. Back in the 1920s, you’d be lucky to find a single chip brand on the shelves of your local grocery store. Today, your supermarket stocks at least 20 different chip brands – some regional, others national. You can buy chips baked, fried… Read More »

Thanks for the memories, August

They say all good things must come to an end and today on behalf of Intelligent Fiber Network, I am announcing the retirement of August Zehner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, effective later in 2019. August’s journey with IFN started back in 2010, which in the world of fiber optic connectivity constitutes a long… Read More »

Intelligent Fiber Network Honored as Gold Stevie® Award Winner in 2019 American Business Awards®

Stevie winners will be presented their awards on June 11 in New York Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN), a leader among Indiana’s commercial fiber broadband providers, was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Achievement in Management – Internet/New Media category in The 17th Annual American Business Awards® today. More than 3,800 nominations from… Read More »

Intelligent Fiber Network Announces New Hires

Intelligent Fiber Network (IFN), a leading provider in commercial fiber network services, today announces the addition of three new team members to the company. This comes at the same time IFN has announced nearly $13 million in equity investment funding from new and existing member/owners. The funding is set to help increase IFN’s ability to… Read More »

How IFN can help rural health care providers save on broadband costs

Access to fiber broadband for health care providers saves lives while lowering costs and improving patient experiences. Fiber broadband is essential for high-bandwidth applications including: Telemedicine and training video conferencing Sending X-rays, MRIs, and CAT scans to specialists at distant hospitals Transmitting electronic health records As a homegrown Indiana company, we know the challenges rural… Read More »