Broadband

NTIA is engaged in a range of efforts to increase broadband Internet access and adoption in America, which supports economic growth, job creation, and improved education, health care, and public safety. These activities include administration of the Recovery-Act-funded Broadband Technology Opportunities Program and State Broadband Initiative; creating and maintaining the first public, searchable nationwide map of broadband availability; broadband-usage research that can inform efforts to close the digital divide; and promoting digital literacy to help Americans compete in the 21st century economy.

NTIA's Recovery Act broadband programs

Digital Literacy initiative

National Broadband Map

Broadband adoption research

September 2011
Report
09/27/2011
Speech/Testimony
09/23/2011
Blog
09/21/2011

August 2011
Blog
08/16/2011

June 2011
Report
06/23/2011
FCC Filing
06/10/2011
PS Docket No. 06-229

May 2011
Blog
05/26/2011
Press Release
05/13/2011

April 2011
FCC Filing
04/08/2011
PS Docket No. 06-229
Speech/Testimony
04/06/2011