Updated Feb. 21, 2014 at 11:02 a.m.

Premium Lock Google Fiber could help make NC the first 'gigastate'

Published: 2014-02-20 15:41:00
Updated: 2014-02-21 11:02:05

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If Google Fiber were to pick the Research Triangle and Charlotte, the high-speed connectivity across the state would take quantum leaps. Don't forget the NC Next Generation Network is under development, MCNC's NCREN has a state-wide fiber backbone, and Time Warner Cable has Duke Net's highway. More projects might be coming - say from some giant like AT&T. Mix all these networks and you have the first "gigastate."...

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