10G Broadband Internet
The 10G Vision
“The 10G Vision is to create a seamlessly connected smart world, enabling technology that will reinvent the way we live, and empower experiences for people. After our successful launch of gigabit internet to 90% of our Midco footprint, this is the next great leap for broadband.”
- Pat McAdaragh, Midco President & CEO and Member of the NCTA Board of Directors
10G on the Midco Network
Over the past several years, Midco has been building and enhancing its network technology to prepare for the massive needs of the future.
The Midco Network is already well prepared for 10G in locations such as Fargo, Dickinson and Annandale, because we’ve built fiber-deep – closer to our customers – to ready our network paths for 10G performance.
As Midco prepares for 10G, there will be ongoing reliability benefits for all levels and speeds of Midco internet services – including fiber, cable modem internet and fixed wireless internet.
Midco has already developed a fiber network so mobile providers can meet customers’ bandwidth demands. Our current network and future 10G platform compliment mobile providers’ plans to deploy 5G networks.
A World of Innovation Powered by 10G
More than just a speed increase, 10G is a generational shift that will power smart communities, businesses and homes of the future. As shown in this video, 10G will inspire innovators to create technologies to run on the broadband network of the future. 10G will spark opportunity for future innovations that change the way consumers, educators, businesses and innovators interact with the world, such as:
- Remote diagnostics and more advanced medical care
- 4K and 8K HD movie streaming
- Super high-resolution graphics and responsiveness for gamers
- A virtual world of holodecks and interactive video walls
- Long-range augmented reality for businesses