You need reliable connections. We have the experience, technical knowledge and resources to build and maintain your networks, no matter where you live. Irby Professional Grade Utility Broadband provides end-to-end solutions for communication networks and executable delivery of broadband networks.
We build solutions for broadband, inter-office connectivity, AMI, SCADA, and load control using microwave, narrow band digital radio, and fiber optics. Think you’re too far from the big city for high-speed internet? Think again. We make it easy to connect co-op communities to fast, reliable broadband service no matter where you live. Irby works with the leading providers, such as Render, Azotel, Biarri Networks, DZS, Vetro and more to provide you with a turnkey approached to connectivity.
Irby’s success in broadband starts long before the invention of the internet. In 1926, Irby set out to create more opportunities in the electrical distribution space. Through innovative product solutions and world-class technical knowledge, we brought more value to customer relationships. Our focus on value for customers means you get the lowest overall cost of doing business—with the most talented people in the industry. More than 90 years later, we still have the same philosophy.
Irby's professional grade utility broadband is a technically focused business entity within the larger Irby Utility business enterprise. As a billion-dollar wholesale electric distributor to the electrical utility industry, Irby continues to provide leading-edge solutions and financial security for state-of-the-art products and services.
Our staff has a history of delivering success in large, complex projects. Together, we have engineered and managed the deployment of broadband connectivity to more than 115,000 rural broadband subscribers. We have provided metering solutions for over 1 million meters, covering 200,000 miles of energized line.