Resources

Want to learn more about broadband?  Use these pages to navigate to resources that will make you more broadband savvy.

Policy

Federal broadband grants in Utah

Glossary of terms and abbreviations

Federal:

National Broadband Plan

State Broadband Data and Development Program

BTOP/BIP Searchable Grants Database

Federal Communications Commission

National Telecommunications and Information Administration

Rural Utilities Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture

Congressional Resources:

House Energy and Commerce Committee

House Science and Technology Committee

Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee

Congressional Legislation Search Using THOMAS

Utah:

Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development

Utah Public Service Commission

Utah Automated Geographic Reference Center

Utah Department of Technology Services

Non-Profit:

One Economy

PEW Center on States

Academic Research on Broadband:

Understanding Broadband Speed Measurements (MIT)

The Broadband Availability Gap (OBI Technical Paper No. 1)

Broadband Adoption and Use in America (OBI Working Paper Series No. 1)

Speed Matters: Benefits of Broadband (CWA)

Other States’ Broadband Efforts:

State Broadband Initiatives: A Summary of State Programs Designed to Stimulate Broadband Deployment and Adoption (Alliance for Public Technology)

The State of Connectivity: Building Innovation Through Broadband (Final Report of the California Broadband Task Force January 2008)

Washington

Connected Nation