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Fulfilling your broadband Internet needs for tomorrow without sacrificing your broadband budget today.

Businesses need scalable broadband to meet future needs. jurvetson / Foter.com / CC BY With the proliferation of new computing devices like tablets and smart phones, in addition to the vast developments in cloud computing and real time data apps, many businesses are finding that their current bandwidth is not adequate. Since most businesses sign …

Insights from the Sales Desk – bandwidth vs. speed

Thomas Hawk / Foter.com / CC BY-NC I know we all do it without thinking, but let’s stop talking about bandwidth as being “faster” or “slower.” In reality, the packets you are sending go at the same speed no matter what you are using for a last mile broadband connection. The user experience may feel …

Insights from the Sales Desk – One size bandwidth doesn’t always fit.

When it comes to business Internet services, companies are very diverse. The number of employees, the type of service they provide, the means by which they interact with their customers, vendors and partners, and the combination of data applications utilized all affect their bandwidth needs. It seems like no two companies are the same when …

So many companies act as if they don’t care about their customers

It’s always surprising to me how many companies, both business broadband companies as well as others, don’t practice the philosophy of putting the customer first. I was reminded of this as I was trying to reach the care team for a problematic product. I had called for help and got wrapped into one of those …

Wi-Fi, mobile and Fixed Wireless. All wireless yet all very different.

The word wireless is an interesting word. In its most basic meaning, it means without wires. Yet with rapid developments in technology, its use has been broadened to cover a wide variety of products and services. While all of these are truly wireless, the technologies are quite different. Let’s start with one of the most …

If your business Internet service utilizes a copper-based infrastructure, your services could be at risk.

Upgrade to Skyriver Fixed Wireless.  Be safe from copper thieves.   Theen … / Foter.com / CC BY-NC-SA The skyrocketing cost of copper has spawned a new breed of thefts. Thieves are climbing poles and even going into sewers to steal valuable copper from telcos. Unfortunately, for the thousands of customers in San Diego who …

Providing Broadband to the Mexport Event in San Diego

We’ll be providing temporary Internet broadband service and Wi-Fi service once again for Mexport at their major conference of the year on May 17th. We’ll also be speaking to businesses that are interested in learning about Skyriver business Internet services and event bandwidth.  Whether you’re a small business with modest bandwidth needs such as 1 Mbps – …

Businesses should really back-up their quality claims. We do.

As buyers of products, be it business or personal, we are inundated with product and company claims. We have heard it all again and again: the best, the most preferred, the number one, the fastest, the most superior, etc. All too often as we try to navigate through all the hoopla, we find that so …

Red Bull relied on Skyriver broadband for their worldwide event in San Diego.

The amazing event was held at the Embarcadero Marino Park on New Year’s Eve in a location where no business-grade Internet services were available. Unlike traditional San Diego Internet providers for business broadband, we are able to deliver mission critical broadband services to companies where barriers such as water, construction, roads and limited installation time …

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