Monday, October 11, 2010

Calix Picks Up Broadband Stimulus Projects in Minnesota

Federated Telephone Cooperative (Federated) and Farmers Mutual Telephone Company (Farmers) have selected the Calix E7 Ethernet Service Access Platform (ESAP) and 700GX/GE families of optical network terminals (ONTs) for Broadband Stimulus projects that will bring new services to "unserved" and "underserved" rural areas of western Minnesota. Calix. The companies have gained over $14 million in grants, loans, and private investment to advance these Fiber Forward" initiatives.