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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Free Offline Training Resources Shared at #DLDay 2018 at Florence Williams Public Library

The Florence Williams Public Library Public Computer Center on St. Croix was abuzz with curiosity as we celebrated Digital Learning Day 2018! Originally organized by the Alliance for Excellent Education in 2012, Digital Learning Day began as a way to highlight innovative educators, but has also grown into an instrument for change and advocacy for … Continue reading

Celebrate Digital Learning Day 2018 with viNGN at Florence Williams Public Library St. Croix

The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network invites the community to #LearnSomethingNew this Digital Learning Day, Thursday, February 22, 2018, with a Pop-Up Digital Coach at the Florence Williams Public Library on St. Croix from 12 noon to 4:45pm. Visitors will be able to stop by to receive a copy of the 2018 edition of the … Continue reading

viNGN Encourages Public to Access High Speed Broadband Network for Fastest Internet Speeds in the U.S. Virgin Islands

Access to 100% fiber-optic speeds over free public Wi-Fi Hot Spots fuels demand for faster, more reliable home and business Internet services. (St. Croix, USVI) – As the territory continues its recovery from the unprecedented back-to-back Category 5 storms Irma and Maria, residents have been discovering the unrivaled stability and speed of direct fiber-optic connections … Continue reading Video Mini-Courses on Computing and Internet

Jump-start your “tech-savvy” in fewer than 2 hours! View the video series “How Computers Work” featuring Microsoft founder Bill Gates, and “How the Internet Works“. These comprehensive video mini-courses are geared to viewers of all ages and skill levels, too!

viNGN Marks Another Milestone in Recovery and Restoration Efforts

viNGN President & CEO Dr. Mark McGibbon highlights company teamwork and accountability acknowledging the people behind-the-scenes efforts during recovery efforts     St. Thomas – The Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) announced that the company had reached another milestone in its overall recovery and restoration efforts of the territory’s all fiber high speed broadband network. … Continue reading

VI Consortium: “viNGN’s service never failed”

The VI Consortium provided exciting stats and praise of viNGN’s fiber optic network which provided livestreams and free public Wi-Fi throughout the 65th St. Croix Christmas Festival week, captioning their Facebook post as follows: “Importantly, viNGN’s service never failed, and the bandwidth provided to The Consortium facilitated seamless and buffer-free streaming. The service was appreciated by … Continue reading

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