In 2007, the CPUC established the CASF Program as the state's primary funding source for new broadband infrastructure in unserved and underserved areas of California.
The California Teleconnect Fund program, funded by a customer surcharge, provides a 50% discount on select communications services (including measured business service lines, T-1, internet access) to schools, libraries, hospitals, and non-profit organizations.
Net Neutrality entails an Open Internet that treats all internet traffic equally regardless of content or source.
Akamai, a global cloud service provider, publishes quarterly reports providing insight to global and nation-wide broadband speed trends and rankings that include California specific rankings.
Broadband Opportunity Council Report and Recommendations – August 20, 2015