Tag: fiber optic

Tag: fiber optic

Amplify Your Wi-Fi Network [Expert Advice from an ISP]
February 25, 2020 Expert Tips, Uncategorized avispmail

Amplifying your internal Wi-Fi network is possible with a few simple products. The options may seem confusing at first, but we’ll breakdown the pros and cons of each. You’ve probably heard about extenders, boosters, and repeaters for your network. The challenge is learning what the difference is between each option and making the best choice

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11 of the Most Common Tech Terms You Need to Know [Expert Advice from an ISP]
February 9, 2020 Expert Tips, Uncategorized avispmail

Technology is part of our everyday lives, and that isn’t going to change. With the technological devices comes a whole new vocabulary. Some of the phrases are clear and obvious; others are not. Let’s breakdown the most often used phrases and their meanings. This knowledge empowers you to know what your kids and grandkids are

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Networking’s Most Important Tool – Wi-Fi [Expert Advice from an ISP]
February 12, 2018 Expert Tips, Uncategorized avispmail

Networking’s most important tool is Wi-Fi. Being in the internet business, we receive a lot of questions about the terms and phrases used in our industry. Terms like Wi-Fi ®, wireless networks, wireless extenders, internet, even ISP confuse many people. Along with these questions, are a lot of misconceptions and misunderstandings about their meanings and

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FBI Investigating String of Attacks on CA Backbone
July 1, 2015 Network Status avispmail

According to this USA Today video, the FBI is investigating a string of attacks on California backbone. The backbone is the infrastructure for all internet services. USA Today reports there have been at least 11 attacks on Bay Area backbone connections; including the suspected attack yesterday in San Francisco. Attackers have managed to gain access

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Pole Replacement
May 5, 2015 Network Status, Uncategorized avispmail

The pole replacement at our main location is going well.  The PG&E crew continues to replace the pole without disruption to the fiber optic connection.  The generator is operating at full capacity, powering the ISP equipment.  This crew is amazing! Here are some photos of the PG&E crew raising the new pole into place.  

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