In an op-ed for Fierce Telecom, our Honorary Chairman Rick Boucher writes about broadband access and the promise of teleheath. Here’s a taste:
To maximize productivity in the 19th century, artificial light was created to conquer darkness. Today, high-speed Internet connectivity overcomes distance and enables transformative changes in the economy and quality of life for rural areas. In a very real sense broadband is the light bulb of the 21st Century.