Infrastructure

In his office on Penn State’s main campus, Sascha Meinrath, a professor of telecommunications, tested his internet speed.
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In his office on Penn State’s main campus, Sascha Meinrath, a professor of telecommunications, tested his internet speed.

With an upload speed of 200 megabytes and a download speed of 80 megabytes per second, it blew past the federal definition of broadband.

“That’s way over the FCC definition,” said Meinrath.

But many in Pennsylvania aren’t so lucky.