Why couldn't the Town have used wireless technology to serve its needs?
The Town is implementing wireless technology in addition to the fiber network to help our staff who work in the field. An exclusively wireless internet would have been expensive to deploy on a large scale due to the cost of equipment. Plus, the lifespan of the wireless equipment is estimated to be a third as long as the lifespan of fiber. Connectivity with fiber is also more reliable and not affected by weather conditions or interference.

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1. What is a fiber network?
2. How much did building the Holly Springs network cost?
3. How does the Town plan to pay for the fiber network?
4. Why does the Town need its own fiber network?
5. Why couldn't the Town have used wireless technology to serve its needs?
6. Will the Town be competing with companies like Time Warner Cable and Century Link?
7. How does the fiber network benefit the Town?