Entries by Kennidy Nimri

Fatbeam, Ednetics Complete Acquisition of Tek-Hut

Idaho-based fiber and technology companies gain talent and resources to expand footprint and customer solutions across the Western U.S Coeur d’Alene, ID, Feb. 25, 2021 — Fatbeam and Ednetics recently completed the acquisition of Tek-Hut, an Idaho-based technology provider serving both education organizations and local and state governments. Fatbeam – a fiber internet and infrastructure provider to schools, businesses, […]

New INCOMPAS Board of Directors

FirstLight Fiber President and CEO Kurt Van Wagenen to Serve Third Term as INCOMPAS Board Chair WASHINGTON, D.C. (December 17, 2020) – INCOMPAS, the internet and competitive networks association, today announced that its Board of Directors re-elected Kurt Van Wagenen, President and CEO of FirstLight Fiber, to serve as its Board Chair. The Board also re-elected Michael […]

Employee Spotlight: Tammy

We are excited to recognize Tammy, our Director of Carrier Sales based in Coeur d’Alene, ID, as our Employee Spotlight. Tammy began working at Fatbeam in December of 2014 and has a tremendous amount of experience in the telecommunications industry. Over the past 6 years, she has been instrumental in building out our extensive fiber […]

Employee Spotlight: Jenny

We are excited to recognize Jenny, our Accounting Assistant based in Coeur d’Alene, ID, as our Employee Spotlight. Jenny began working at Fatbeam in the summer of 2018. Over the past 2 years, she has worked extremely hard to help the company become more profitable and has been a key player in maintaining order and […]

Fatbeam Launches Cloudbeam for Private, Secure, and High-Performance Connectivity to Cloud Service Providers

August 3, 2020, Coeur d’Alene, ID – Today, Fatbeam, LLC released its latest product, Cloudbeam, which connects businesses to their Cloud Service Providers (CSPs). As businesses increasingly migrate their IT infrastructure to the cloud, the connection to cloud is critical to maximizing value from cloud investments. Cloudbeam enables a high performance, scalable, reliable, and secure […]

Employee Spotlight: Mark

We are excited to recognize Mark, our Lead Fusion Splicer based in Coeur d’Alene, ID, as our Employee Spotlight. Mark began working at Fatbeam in February of 2017 and has a tremendous amount of experience in the telecommunications industry. Over the past three years, he has been instrumental in building out our extensive fiber backbone […]

COVID-19 Update

Every day more states adhere to new stay-at-home orders, as remote work increases and as network usage grows, we wanted to take a moment to address Fatbeam’s operations. As a telecommunications organization, Fatbeam is considered an essential services company, and we are dedicated to keeping you all connected. Here is what we are doing: Fatbeam’s […]

Expanding Fiber Network Offers Immediate Access to Last-mile Connectivity

(The original article can be found here) March 26, 2020 Partnership enables simplified process for carrier and enterprise customers. Fatbeam announced today its intention to formally join a partner network in collaboration with Blackfoot. Fatbeam is a business-to-business provider of reliable fiber-based network solutions serving Arizona, Idaho, Oregon, Montana, Nevada, Washington and Wyoming. The partner network […]

Sunnyside School District Case Study

Challenge 10 years ago, the Sunnyside School District was having difficulty connecting Outlook Elementary, a satellite school 10 miles away from the nearest building in the district. Their network connection was a fracture T1, with a total bandwidth of about 3 megabits for the entire school. This made supporting Outlook extremely challenging because they couldn’t […]