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WNCN Reports on RST Fiber’s High Tech Internet Expansion

Families in the North Carolina Triangle still using a dial-up or DSL internet connection now have an internet alternative with RST Fiber’s announcement to activate its state-wide fiber optic network. RST Fiber’s network is 100 times faster than regular broadband and is described by co-founder and CEO, Dan Limerick, as being the “Internet of Everything.”

RST Fiber of Shelby now reaches across NC with ultra-fast fiber
Charlotte Business Journal – March 11, 2014
RST Global, a plucky little fiber optics company in Shelby, has an important new partner and has activated a statewide ultra-fast data network. The new partner is Cisco Systems Inc., and the network is a 100-gigabit-per-second connection that company execs say will reach into rural North Carolina as well its cities. “Partnering with Cisco not only helps us close the ‘last mile,’ it provides the foundation...
RST Fiber lights up 100G-fiber backbone in N.C.
Communications, Engineering & Design Magazine – March 11, 2014
RST Fiber is laying claim to being the first privately-owned company in the nation to fire up a 100-gigabit backbone network using carrier-grade IPv6. The 3,100-mile underground network, which is supplemented by Wi-Fi, stretches across RST Fiber's home state of North Carolina. RST Fiber said the symmetrical broadband service would be offered to businesses and residential subscribers in...