The Pacific Northwest Rural Broadband Alliance, with bases in Missoula and Washington state, supports our co-op as an operational and technological advisor.
In 2020, the non-profit launched their flagship network in Missoula and will soon be launching additional networks in Washington State.
PNBRBA facilitates the development of our autonomous co-op with:
- Technical input, education, and resources regarding
- ISP operations,
- Althea and other decentralized technology platforms,
- Broadband market information
- On-site demonstrations of Althea and wireless technology
- Training of field technicians and operation technicians
- Remote and on-site help with installations, network maintenance, and upgrades
- Providing wholesale bandwidth for the co-op’s network
- Additional professional and technical services as needed
Learn more about the Pacific Northwest Rural Broadband Alliance at nwbroadbandalliance.org