Minford Telephone Company, dba Falcon1

 

NETWORK MANAGEMENT POLICIES

I. Commitment

 

MinfordTelephone Co, dba Falcon1 is committed to providing broadband access service based on network management policies that protect and empower our broadband

access customers, and maximize the benefits of the Internet experience for all customers.

 

II. General Policies

 

A. Minford Telephone Co, dba Falcon1 will manage its network and provide access in accordance with the Federal Communications Commissionís (FCCís) Open

Internet Rules (adopted December 21, 2010) and in compliance with any future Internet policies or rules adopted by the FCC. To ensure Open Access to the

Broadband Internet, Minford Telephone Co, dba Falcon1 will not unjustly or unreasonably:

 

                  Block, interfere with or degrade an end userís ability to access, use, send, post, receive, or offer lawful content (including fair use), applications, or services of the userís choice;

 

                  Block, interfere with or degrade an end userís ability to connect and use the end userís choice of legal devices that do not harm the network;

 

                  Prevent or interfere with competition among network, application, service or content providers;

 

                  Engage in discrimination against any lawful Internet content, application, service or service provider with respect to network management practices, network performance characteristics, or commercial terms and conditions;

 

                  Give preference to affiliated content, applications, or services with respect to network management practices, network performance characteristics, or commercial terms and conditions;

 

                  Charge a content, application, or service provider for access to the Companyís broadband Internet access service end users based on differing levels of quality of service or prioritized delivery of Internet protocol packets;

 

                  Prioritize among or between content, applications, and services or among or between different types of content, applications, and services

unless the end user requests to have such prioritization.

 

B. Minford Telephone Co.,dba Falcon1 will

        Provide connections and transport services to the public Internet to customers;

 

                  Negotiate in good faith with all requesting parties making a bona fide request for interconnection or wholesale services;

 

                  Provide rates and terms for interconnection that are reasonable and Nondiscriminatory

 

 

 

III. Network Security and Congestion Management Policies

 

For the safety and privacy of our access customers and with respect for all customers, Minford Telephone Co, dba Falcon1:

 

                  Utilizes standard industry practices for safeguarding children, intellectual property rights and our customersí privacy and security;

 

                  Follows standard best efforts for Internet delivery with respect to allocation of capacity without differentiation among applications, providers, or sources;

 

 

                  Complies with the Online Copyright Infringement Liability Limitations Act, a portion of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act that allows Internet service

providers to remove or disconnect customer access to copyright infringing material;

 

                  Uses generally accepted technical measures to provide acceptable service levels to all customers, such as application-neutral bandwidth allocation, as well as

measures to address service attacks, illegal content and other harmful activities to protect network integrity and reliability; and

 

                  Reserves the right to prioritize traffic based on real time and non-real time applications during heavy congestion periods based on generally accepted technical

measures.

 

IV. Commercial Pricing

 

Please click on the following website link for pricing information: www.falcon1.net

 

 

Contact Us: Questions, Comments, Concerns

 

If you have any questions about the Minford Telephone Co, dba Falcon1 Network Management Policies, you may contact us by calling our business office at 740-820-2151 or writing to

us at P.O. Box 181 Minford, OH 45653; or come by our business offices at 10717 St Rte 139 Minford, Oh or email us at f1net.falcon1.net