Author: Shane Von Holten

Simplifying Internet Terminology

Have you ever wondered what all the terminology used in internet packages really means?  What is upload speed, download speed, megabits, kilobits, Wi-Fi?  Let’s break it down.  Download speed refers to the rate that data travels from the World Wide Web to your computer, laptop or smartphone and upload speed is the rate that data …

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South Slope Provides Grants to Support Local Organizations

South Slope Cooperative Communications and Aureon are pleased to announce that matching charity grants have been awarded to the Amana Firefighters Association, the North Liberty Community Library, the North Liberty Community Pantry and the Swisher Community Library. Upon reviewing an abundance of applications, the Aureon Charity Grant Committee delegated funds to projects committed to the …

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South Slope Upgrades ‘First of Its Kind’ Data Network

South Slope Cooperative Communications has deployed a Cisco 200 Gigabit transport network to upgrade their current network and meet the growing capacity demands in their service area. South Slope utilizes its network to deliver voice, data, and video services along with a variety of business services to customers throughout eastern Iowa. South Slope Director of …

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South Slope Presents Non-Profits with Grants

South Slope Cooperative Communications and Aureon are pleased to announce that matching charity grants have been awarded to the North Liberty Community Pantry, the North Liberty Optimist Club, Wishes for Wildlife, and the Amana Firefighters Association. Upon reviewing an abundance of applications, the Aureon Charity Grant Committee delegated funds to projects committed to the betterment …

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South Slope Announces Local Scholarship Winners

South Slope Cooperative Communications Company is proud to announce local scholarship winners. Jacob Heit, a Benton Community High School senior, won a $3,000 Aureon Scholarship in partnership with South Slope Cooperative Communications, to attend the University of Iowa. The Aureon Scholarship Program supports students pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Anna Fox, …

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