Network Management

The following disclosures are in reference to the FCC Open Internet Rules:

Service Offering
F&B Communications, Inc., offers broadband Internet services using multiple technologies. Please visit the F&B Communications Web site to check availability, service type, speed options and pricing. Additional service provisions and conditions may be found by reviewing the Terms of Service and Acceptable Use Policy.

F&B Communications, Inc., offers a speed test site to any user or customer. It can be accessed here:

Speed tests provide a general gauge of Internet speed. Tests are dependent on a customer’s home network configuration, modem and computers, and therefore do not reflect the performance of the F&B Communications, Inc., network only.

Congestion Management
F&B Communications, Inc., does not implement any congestion management techniques. F&B Communications, Inc., operates our network to accommodate the necessary traffic requirements. In the event of congestion, all traffic is classified as best effort.

Content, Applications, Service and Device Providers
As a full service Internet Service Provider, F&B Communications, Inc., delivers a variety of Internet-based applications. These include:

  • Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
  • Email
  • Web Hosting

F&B Communications, Inc., does not discriminate any customer traffic. F&B Communications, Inc., utilizes the network management techniques that are equal and standard across all user applications. We do not modify our network to make our directly served applications perform better than applications a user would access over the general Internet. For example, F&B Communications, Inc., does not manipulate our network to perform better for customers accessing F&B Communications, Inc., email servers versus F&B Communications, Inc., customers accessing Google’s gmail.

In the event of Denial of Service (DoS), Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attack, spoofing or other malicious traffic, F&B Communications, Inc., will implement inbound and outbound filtering on specific hosts. These actions will be performed to ensure reliability and availability of the F&B Communications, Inc., network. These actions will not be utilized for normal Internet applications and traffic.

F&B Communication’s Inc., respects customer privacy. Please review the Privacy Policy for additional information.

Contact Information
If you have questions about these Network Management practices or the F&B Communications, Inc., service offerings, please contact:

F&B Communications, Inc.
103 Main St. N.
P.O. Box 309
Wheatland, IA 52777-0309
(563) 374-1236