You’re Invited to the Global City Teams Challenge Expo!

US Ignite, together with the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and our partners to host the premier one-day Internet of Things and Smart City Expo in Washington, DC on Monday, June 1. Don’t miss this dynamic and free event! Throughout the day-long expo, attendees will have the unique opportunity to hear about technological […]

Join us for GigHacks May 1-3 in one of five cities across the US

US Ignite teams up with Orange Silicon Valley, US Ignite, GigLab, and others for inaugural GigHacks hackathon US Ignite is partnering with five distinguished organizations to host the first-ever multi-city gigabit hackathon in the US. Joining US Ignite is Orange Silicon Valley, through its GigaStudio, , KC Digital Drive, Mozilla Gigabit Community Fund, the Chattanooga Public […]

Jackson, TN Named US Ignite Partner

A pioneer in the fiber-to-the-home market, Jackson Energy Authority, the city of Jackson, Tennessee utility division has been providing fiber-based Internet services for over ten years. William Wallace, Executive Director of US Ignite, today announced that the city of Jackson, Tennessee has been named a US Ignite partner. Mayor Jerry Gist welcomes the partnership, “Jackson […]

You Are Invited to Beyond Today’s Internet: Experiencing a Smart Future!

Join US Ignite and GENI March 24-25 in Washington, DC to experience the future of the Internet and the next-generation applications it enables. Register Today! The Smart Future Summit is a can’t-miss opportunity for innovative developers, entrepreneurs, technology companies, forward-thinking communities, leading university researchers, students, and federal agency leaders that are interested in the impact […]

Chattanooga acquires cutting-edge compute facility, joins smart city network

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) announced today that it has added a cutting-edge computing resource to its campus network that will benefit both campus researchers and subscribers to the EPB Fiber Optics network. In partnership with The Enterprise Center and US Ignite, UTC has acquired and activated a GENI rack. The GENI rack (i.e., GlobalEnvironment for Network Innovations) is linked with similar racks in […]