Article: Eau Claire County, Wis., to Test Free Starlink Internet

BTS, Open Infrastructure, Spectrum

Eau Claire County, Wis., to Test Free Starlink Internet

Eau Claire County, Wis., has selected 50 participants who will receive a year of free Internet as part of a pilot project. The pilot focuses on unserved businesses and households in rural parts of southeastern Eau Claire County. It is operated by SpaceX Starlink and costs $85,000 total.

As part of paying for the project, the local community needed to raise $30,000 and has successfully done so, according to Supervisor Don Mowry, chair of the county Broadband Committee, which met Thursday. Funding was covered in part by three health care providers that have partnered with the county on this project: Marshfield Clinic, Mayo Clinic Health System and Hospital Sisters Health System.

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Article: Top 5 open source fleet management software

Free, Libre, Open Software, Open Source

Top 5 open source fleet management software

Fleet management software is a key advantage for any company. It lets you access complete data from your business’ fleet. It works entirely from a single, intuitive dashboard. However, this software can be expensive for smaller businesses.

That’s why we’re looking at open source software today. Open source vehicle maintenance software can save you money while providing lots of value. As reported by industry experts, free fleet management software is the best way to introduce the system to your company.

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