OpenCape is Critical InfrastructureOct 4, 2016
The OpenCape Network is sometimes referred to as the "Third Bridge,” joining the Sagamore and Bourne bridges as access portals to and from Cape Cod.
This moniker illustrates our view that the network, as core
infrastructure, can be used as a tool to enhance and grow the economy of our
region. To help reshape the dialogue about where we work, how we live and what
If you live on the Cape, the Islands or elsewhere in
Southeastern Mass, chances are you currently have only one option when it comes
to Internet connectivity in your home or business. We are working to change that and to offer
towns, businesses and residents the chance to choose how they interact in this
OpenCape is also creating a platform for economic development,
growth and innovation. Our
state-of-the-art network allows our region to compete economically and attract, develop and retain
businesses. To use technology to ensure
that our schools flourish. To provide
opportunities for our grown children to return home after college and work and
live in the communities they love. To
allow patients to reach doctors and specialists around the corner or around the
world. To use connectivity to address
pressing social problems like wastewater management, traffic and addiction.
OpenCape is the vibrant infrastructure that will allow our
communities to flourish for decades to come.
What can you do to help us?
1. Use the fun Crowdfiber tool on our website to let us
know you are interested in service for your home or business. Every time a new
user signs up we add to the growing chorus of people in our community who
demand faster, better internet.
2. Lead the discussion in your town to ask for OpenCape connectivity in every home, every business, and every municipal building.
3. Donate to OpenCape. We are a nonprofit organization and welcome your financial support to help drive our mission of high speed internet for everyone.