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St. Croix Avis: viNGN completes broadband projects

St-Croix-Avis-MastSt. Croix Avis:  The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network, Inc. (viNGN) announcement at recent board meeting elicits comment from Gov. John P. deJongh, Jr.: “I think your team has done a tremendous job.”Among several accomplishments noted at meeting are the connection to the territory’s first all-fiber optic network to over 300 Community Anchor Institutions (including libraries, universities, public safety services, hospitals and schools);  the government’s realized savings with its ISP’s utilization of the viNGN broadband network;  the completion of the “middle mile” network, enabling ISPs to offer higher speeds at lower prices.

Download the article,   ViNGN completes broadband project_The Avis_Aug 12 2014 (St. Croix Avis) / PDF


About vingn

The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) was established in 2010 as a public corporation; it is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Virgin Islands Public Finance Authority. viNGN was funded primarily from an American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) grant made by the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) as part of a federal program to improve the broadband capacity in the United States, its territories, and the District of Columbia. The program is called the Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP). For more information regarding viNGN, call (340) 715-8581, or visit


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