Broadband Matters
Iowa's state-wide fiber optic network provides Internet & Data for Education, Healthcare & Public Safety
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Welcome to the ICN

Welcome to the ICN

The Iowa Communications Network (ICN) is the country's premier distance learning and state government broadband carrier network, committed to providing Iowa strong broadband solutions for the education, government, public safety, and healthcare sectors of Iowa. The ICN makes it possible for Iowans, physically separated by location, to interact in an efficient, creative, and cost-effective manner. ICN provides high-speed flexible broadband Internet, data, video conferencing, and voice (phone) services to authorized users, under Code of Iowa, which includes: K-12 schools, higher education, hospitals and clinics, state and federal government, National Guard armories, and libraries.

Broadband Strong

Delivering FLEXIBLE broadband and FAST experiences to meet the growing broadband needs of education, government, Broadband Strongpublic safety, and healthcare in Iowa.

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Now accepting 2016-2017 SYBAC Applications

The ICN is sponsoring another opportunity for students to share perspectives on technology and broadband. Applications are now being accepted for the Statewide Youth Broadband Advisory Council (SYBAC) for the 2016-2017 school year. Application deadline extended through May 9.

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