Cordova's service area, which is solar-powered, now has fourth- generation, high-speed broadband to offer its customers.
"It's an extremely remote area, and boat and helicopter are the only ways in," said
In addition to helping with engineering and integration, t3 also trained Cordova workers so they could maintain the system on their own.
"Previously, (some workers) went in for the installation, but the helicopter couldn't get out for two weeks," Reed said.
Kirk said t3 Wireless, which incorporated in
"It's a challenging time right now for small-town America, and it has never been more important to rural providers to provide their local businesses, schools, hospitals and residents with quality high- speed broadband and voice," he said. "Our clients are quietly supporting so many of the critical revenue streams and backbones that keep life in rural America connected to the rest of the world."
Kirk said his customers have seen high growth in the areas of Wi- Fi (indoor wireless) and LTE (long-term evolution high-speed mobile broadband) to handle the demands of smart phones and tablets.
"Most every kid has an iPhone in their pocket anymore, and legacy networks won't support them," he said. "Advances in areas, such as
Kirk said t3 Wireless has 10 employees who work in its