Quotables and Notables

Today, a mere 11% of US broadband subscribers receive their services over a fiber connection. A 2016 research report, “The Impact of Broadband and Related Information and Communications Technologies on the American Economy”, references a study that shows that areas with access to broadband had stronger job gains and business growth than those that did not.

  • Source – James Capuano, ISE

With Google Fiber’s gigabit fiber networks in Kansas City, Austin and Provo, and the company expressing interest in negotiating with nine other metro areas, it’s good to know that there are other options in Indianapolis and the surrounding areas. The truth is that national providers like Google have not cast a net wide enough to include cities like Indianapolis. Read more

Version 2.24 of Accession Communicator for Mobile (the Hosted Voice mobile app) has been released!

This release enables Accession integration on Apple IOS 10 via the Apple Callkit. This greatly improves the functionality users experience using Accession on Apple IOS 10. For example, users no longer have to unlock the phone to accept a call. Also when users are on an Accession call, if a call comes in on the mobile phone, the Accession call will not be automatically put on hold. Instead, the user will have the option to put the call on hold and answer the call on the mobile call seamlessly. Users now have the ability to use call lists and Siri with Accession. In addition Carplay, Caller ID and call blocking are now enabled.

These are significant enhancements to help our clients keep up to date with the latest technology and features they use every day. Read more

The scoop is where you’ll find the current and relevant scoop, otherwise known as the skinny, the view, the revelation. Quotables and notables. It’s the a-ha moment you have when the lightbulb goes off.

Since we’re in the datacenter business, we live and breath the technology every day. At LightBound, we often forget that everyone else lives in a different world, so we asked around and this is what we came up with. Read more

When launching a business, it takes skill, hard work, and a little luck. It also helps to have local businesses that support each other with a “buy local” mentality. As they say, “it takes a village” to launch a business and grow a community – and that’s exactly what LightBound is all about.

LightBound allows you to leverage reliable, high speed, voice and data communications so that your business has access to the critical foundational elements. These services are an absolute necessity for any business but are often taken for granted until the lights go out. Read more