The maximum distance High-Speed Broadband Internet will run is about 18,000 feet (3.5 miles or 5.5 kilometers) from a telephone central office or remote switch. High-Speed Broadband service is available to 97% of our SkyLine/SkyBest customers. To qualify for High-Speed Broadband Internet service, your computer must meet various system requirements. The most important of these is the installation of the High-Speed Broadband Internet modem. SkyLine will provide you with a High-Speed Broadband Internet modem at a reasonable price.
Additional system requirements for Personal Computers (PCs) include:
» Minimum 300 MHz Pentium II, or higher, processor
» Ethernet Network Interface Card (NIC)
» Minimum 64 MB of RAM
Additional system requirements for Macintosh computers include:
» 604e Power PC processor
» MAC OS 8.5
» 32 MB of RAM with Virtual Memory
» 30 MB of free hard drive space
» Ethernet Card
If you are interested, please contact your local Customer Service Center to see if High-Speed Broadband Internet is available in your area. Call toll free at 800-759-2226.
*Some restrictions apply. Service may not be available in all areas.