Because of the amazing speed and capacity of a true broadband network, such as that provided on a wholesale basis from Mason County PUD No. 3, lots of new services and products are now available and practical.
Fast internet and email – The fastest in Mason County! On the fiber optic service you will have an extremely fast connection to the internet and lightning quick data transfers from your favorite web sites.
Telephone Service – At home, talk on the phone AND surf the web at the same time! There's no need for additional phone lines. At work, you can use your data network to run your telephone system, saving money on expensive telephone lines and office to office communications.
Virtual Private Networking – Through the use of the technology known as Virtual Private Networking (VPN) you can connect your broadband home or office network with other broadband networks across town or across the county. The speed allows for faster transfer of files, and more communication options, including videoconferencing.
Safe and Secure Collocation for E-commerce and business operations – Mason County PUD No. 3 has a collocation facility that can take the fear out of your information management program. Your data can be quickly backed up and transferred in complete confidence and security. The PUD 3 collocation facility has 24-hour backup, support and monitoring. Placing your internet servers at the PUD facility provides the security and monitoring you need to conduct your online business with complete confidence.
Videoconferencing – Attend classes, meet with clients and collaborate on projects without the time and expense of travel.
Entertainment – When it becomes available through a local retail provider, local television, cable channels and premium movie channels can be delivered right to your home at the speed of light.