NEXTLINK NEWS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS
We are growing and expanding our business every day to bring reliable, high-speed Internet to new homes and businesses across the country.
Nextlink Internet, an internet service provider focused on rural communities across the Central United States, has been chosen as “Operator of the Year” by its colleagues in the internet service provider (ISP) industry.
Nextlink Internet is outfitting the City of Lampasas with Fiber – making 1 Gigabit speeds a reality for the local community.
Nextlink is providing high speed internet service to harder to reach areas in America’s heartland. Now they are currently expanding their fiber optic technology footprint to homes and businesses throughout Lampasas, Texas. The fiber network they have designed and are implementing will allow for dedicated broadband speeds – up to 1 Gbps initially and multiple Gbps in the future.
Central Valley Ag to connect high-speed internet in several Nebraska towns and surrounding areas with Nextlink, Land O’ Lakes and Microsoft
Central Valley Ag (CVA) announced today it is expanding access to broadband internet to residents of Duncan, Elgin, Humphrey, Monroe, Oakland, Petersburg, Platte Center, Randolph, St. Edward, Wakefield and West Point, Neb, and the surrounding communities in collaboration with internet service provider Nextlink, Land O’Lakes and Microsoft’s Airband Initiative.
Frontier Coop Launches Broadband Connectivity Project with Microsoft, Land O’Lakes & Nextlink Internet
Frontier Cooperative is excited to announce a collaboration with Microsoft, Land O’Lakes and internet service provider Nextlink to expand broadband internet access to residents and commercial business areas within a 5 to 10 mile radius of several of Frontier Coop’s locations. Nextlink will install high-speed broadband technology to nearly 30 Frontier elevator facilities, improving access to broadband connectivity throughout the area. This effort to improve internet connectivity aims to directly benefit residents in these rural areas who currently lack adequate broadband service at home.
Nextlink Internet’s Success in FCC’s RDOF Auction Will Accelerate Internet Expansion in Rural Areas of 11 States; Company Also Secures $250 Million Credit Agreement
In the FCC’s Rural Digital Opportunity Fund (RDOF) Phase I auction which closed in December 2020, Nextlink Internet was named a provisional winner of $429.2 million in federal support over the next 10 years to bring high-speed Internet service to more than 206,000 locations in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Texas, Wisconsin, and Wyoming.
Nextlink Internet Acquires Three Nebraska-based Internet Service Providers and Further Expands High-Speed Broadband Services across Nebraska and Iowa
As part of an ongoing expansion of broadband internet and voice services in small towns and rural markets across the central USA, Nextlink Internet today announced it has acquired three internet service providers (ISPs) in Nebraska and Iowa.
American Tower and Nextlink Internet Sign Multiyear Agreement to Deliver Broadband to Underserved Rural Areas
American Tower, a leader in wireless communications infrastructure, and Nextlink Internet, an Internet Service Provider (ISP) focused on rural communities across the Central U.S., announced today that they have signed a new long-term agreement to help bring enhanced connectivity to users in rural America.
Nextlink Internet Acquires SkyWave Broadband Internet; Plans Upgrade and Expansion of High-Speed Broadband and Voice Services across Eastern Texas
Nextlink Internet today announced it has acquired SkyWave Broadband Internet, an internet service provider operating in Texas and headquartered in Fate, Texas, as part of Nextlink’s expansion of broadband and voice services in small towns and rural markets across the central USA.
Dallas, Texas and Hudson Oaks, Texas – Nokia and Nextlink Internet today announced they are building and upgrading networks with Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) spectrum and Nokia’s Airscale 4G LTE RAN. Nextlink’s CBRS networks will deliver high-bandwith internet to subscribers in the Central U.S. who previously have had limited or no access to broadband services.
Nextlink Connecting Kansas Students. Recieves $1.3M and Matches the Grant with $1.3M towards the buildout: Kansas Governer Laura Kelly announced the distribution of nearly $50 million in Connectivity Emergency Response Grant (CERG) funds to underserved communities across Kansas
Kansas Governer Laura Kelly signed Executive Order #20-67 on Thursday to establish the Office of Broadband Development and announced the distribution of nearly $50 million in Connectivity Emergency Response Grant (CERG) funds to underserved communities across Kansas. See Channel 3KSN News article here: Nextlink Progressing on Commitment to Connect Students Without Remote Learning Access List of Awardees