Fiber-optic project to bring high-speed internet to Santa Maria

Santa Maria Times 1/25/2018 by Logan B. Anderson City officials are laying the groundwork for a new fiber-optic project that could bring free Wi-Fi to downtown Santa Maria and attract new economic growth to the area. On Thursday, city leaders announced that it had entered into a new public/private partnership...

TPG Completes Wave Broadband Deal

Multichannel News 1/24/2018 by Mike Farrell TPG Capital has completed its previously announced purchase of Wave Broadband, a $2.36 billion deal that creates the sixth largest cable operator in the country. TPG, which also owns RCN and Grande Communications, first announced the Wave deal in May. “By combining RCN/Grande and...

Modesto City Schools Get Ultra-High-Speed Fiber Internet from Wave Broadband

Business Wire 1/11/2018 Modesto, California - Wave Broadband, a gigabit broadband and fiber services company, announced today that its Wave Business division has connected 39 Modesto City Schools learning facilities to the district’s data center hub. The dark fiber solution enables the district to deploy its own network gear to...

Wave Broadband partners with UW to boost ocean observatory’s fiber connections

GeekWire 11/30/2017 by Alan Boyle Wave Broadband is coming out in the open about its partnership with the University of Washington to provide broadband connectivity for the Regional Cabled Array, an undersea observatory that’s part of the federally backed Ocean Observatories Initiative. UW operates and maintains the Regional Cabled Array,...

Wave Broadband Gigabit Footprint Expanded

Telecompetitor 11/16/2017 by Phil Britt Competitive broadband provider Wave Broadband today launched its Gig Speed Internet service for residential and business customers throughout its West Coast coverage areas. The Wave Broadband gigabit footprint now covers the company’s entire Washington, Oregon and California serving area. Wave had previously offered those speeds...