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

Our mission is to ensure rural communities have the internet service they need. We are strategically searching for unserved and underserved broadband communities. Data collected will aid us in determining where these places may be. By registering your address, you are expressing your interest in having a better internet solution. It’s really that simple! Once enough interest has been expressed in a specific area, we will consider expanding our service network there. There are a large amount of resources and labor required to provide broadband service. The more supporters in your area, the more likely we are to bring internet to your door.

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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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