Who is RiverStreet?

RiverStreet Networks began as an extension of Wilkes Communications in Wilkes County, NC.  After more than 60 years of providing telecommunications services and enhancing Wilkes County with an all active, Fiber To The Home network Wilkes Communications wanted to continue the trend of access to High Speed Internet in Rural America by branching out. Even with the telecommunications industry undergoing tremendous changes, RiverStreet Networks is dedicated to providing our customers with the latest in technological advancements and services available today.  With decades of experience we stand behind our reputation as an industry leader and are ready to bring the same winning formula of excellent customer service combined with a state of the art suite of services to you.

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What is Fiber?

Fiber optic is a state-of-the-art technology that uses bundles of glass threads to transmit information as light signals.  A fiber optic network has the ability to carry much more information than traditional copper wire networks.

In copper networks, information is passed along as electrical signals, which can cause interference within the bundle of wiring.  The light signals in a fiber do not interfere with other fibers in that bundle allowing for clearer phone conversations, faster internet connections, and sharper TV reception.  Because fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) provides the fastest internet available, you can transfer large packets of information quickly and with ease.

Overbuilding a copper network with a state of the art fiber optic network takes time and planning.  RiverStreet Networks is committed to ensuring that you have connections to the things that matter most.  With speeds of up to 1 Gig available on an all FTTH network, you will soon have access to a very impressive and celebrated digital life.

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Join the Crowd!

Join the crowd to help #BuildFiber in your area! Add your name to the list, and let’s make it happen!

We are at it again! Building a next-generation fiber-to-the-home network in several neighborhoods all across the state. With this fiber network, we are proud to introduce our suite of top-of-the-line services called OPTi-FiOPTi-Fi is the confluence of the most state-of-the-art fiber optic network and some of the fastest speeds available in the country. Businesses and residents in our serving area will have access to broadband speeds up to 1Gigabit. that’s 1000Mbps!

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