Rural Utah now has a new online resource.
Last Friday, the FCC approved the first software defined radio. I tried to order one of these devices so that we could begin testing it in the UWIN area, but no one from Vanu was available today.
The state's SONET ring in the Salt Lake Valley is supported by XO Communications. Here's an interesting map of their nationwide network. Indiana University provides the NOC for the Abiline Network and has some interesting online monitoring capabilities that may be of interest to states as they continue to expand their network capabilities. The Weathermap shows how the system is operating. UEN has been coordinating with Pacific Northwest Gigapop and CENIC to get NLR through Utah.