News and Events 

February 9, 2020 - Hilltown internet coverage is expanding, but affordability is still a concern

To use Starlink’s satellite service, residents will have to front $500 for the necessary hardware, as well as shipping and tax, which bring the total sign-up cost to nearly $600. Service will cost $99 per month, which is nearly twice as expensive as the cheapest rate advertised by Hudson Valley Wireless. 


December 22, 2020 - FCC program will provide internet connectivity for some Hilltown residents

Internet access in the Hilltowns has become more necessary than ever as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, which forced some residents to work or attend school remotely. 


September 24, 2020 - The Berne Knox Westerlo Central School District in upstate New York is closed and has its students working from home. 

Learn how Hudson Valley Wireless is connecting students and faculty 


September 23, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless partners with Albany County and local schools to connect unserved students 


September 22, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless presented on Google Wireless webinar

Hudson Valley Wireless presents on Google SAS Webinar - Transition to Part 96 CBRS. Our team is working closely with Google engineers to deploy wireless networks. In this webinar, we discuss best practices for deploying equipment and frequency coordination under FCC Part 96 rules.


September 12, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless and Town of New Scotland bring Wi-Fi to Feurabush Park

After a series of vandalism incidents over the past six months, the Town of New Scotland partnered with Hudson Valley Wireless to backhaul the traffic for security cameras and provide FREE Wi-Fi service in the Houghtaling Park in Fuera Bush. 


August 25, 2020 - The Broadband Bunch Podcast

In this episode, we speak with Jason Guzzo, General Manager of Hudson Valley Wireless. Hudson Valley Wireless, primarily located in the Capital Region of New York State, delivers high-speed internet access to homes all across the state, providing broadband access, fiber optic, high capacity microwave, and fixed wireless technology, connecting homes and businesses. Jason Guzzo, General Manager, talks about how the family-owned WISP grew the network from 2-way radios into a true carrier-grade deployment with a small-town culture.

August 25, 2020 - 2020 NYSTA Annual Conference

Hudson Valley Wireless presents at the New York State Telecommunications Association 99th Annual Conference 

5G and the Rural Telco

August 20, 2020 - Berne-Knox-Westerlo super says pandemic reopening is a 'fluid process'

Hudson Valley Wireless partners with Albany County and BKW Schools

August 13, 2020 - NewsChannel 13’s Emily De Vito reports on Broadband Internet Access in Albany County

Hudson Valley Wireless partners with Albany County and BKW Schools

May 4, 2020 - New Scotland looking to bring high-speed internet to all residents

The town of New Scotland announced last week that it is working with Colonie-based Hudson Valley Wireless to extend high-speed broadband access to town residents


April 17, 2020 - Over 200 Berne-Knox-Westerlo students without internet service will soon have it.

March 25, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at WISPAMERICA 2020 on Broadband Mapping and Strategic Planning 


March 19, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless joins FCC Chairman Ajit Pai's Pledge to Keep Americans Connected


March 11, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless Deploys Mavenir’s Cloud-Native LTE vEPC’s-Cloud-Native-LTE


March 17, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless scheduled to Keynote CBRS discussion at WISPAMERICA 2020

Dallas, TX


February 6th, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless joins WISPA, Google, Aristotle, Baicells, Alpha Wireless and Cambium Networks to discuss CBRS

January 29, 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless is featured in article by Communications Daily 

New York Makes Full-Court Press for RDOF Inclusion Ahead of Vote


January 2020 - Hudson Valley Wireless is featured in New York State Empire State Development Anual Report 

November 13, 2019 - Hudson Valley Wireless is featured in Empire State Development (ESD) Video



October 17, 2019 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at WISPAPALOOZA 2019 in Las Vegas, NV



October 10, 2019 - Google releases production video featuring Hudson Valley Wireless's CBRS Deployment


October 7, 2019 - WISPA releases Fixed-Wireless - How it Works video featuring Hudson Valley Wireless's deployment  


September 19, 2019 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at the Competitive Carriers Association annual conference in Providence, RI.

Session: Maximizing the Potential of Fixed Wireless for Regional Carriers

June 25, 2019 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at Mountain Connect conference in Keystone, CO.



March 18, 2019 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at WISPAMERICA 2019 in Cincinnati, OH

Grants vs. Debts from Executive View (Funding)

How to Evaluate a Business Case

October 12, 2018 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at WISPAPALOOZA 2018 in Las Vegas, NV

Starting a WISP 101 (Business Plan)

Site Acquisition Process

Business Intelligence (BI) Systems


September 24, 2018 - Rensselaer County Public Safety uses Mobile Communications Center solutions designed by Hudson Valley Wireless



November 13, 2018 - Albany County Legislature passes Local Law "U" allowing for the placement of High-Speed Broadband Internet equipment on real and personal property owned by Albany County


April 17, 2018 - Hudson Valley Wireless moderated the panel discussion on SITE ACQUISITION PROCESS at WispAmerica 2018 in Birmingham, AL.

Panelists: Elizabeth Bowles – Aristotle / BDAC, Leslie Moylan - Davis Wright Tremaine LLP, Andy Main – Shasta and Tim Maylone – Cherry Capital Connection.

March 15, 2018 - Millions in state grants to fund broadband in Hilltowns

March 8, 2018 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at the the 30th Annual Cable Academy Conference located at the Kalahari Poconos Resorts in PA.

Picture from the Deploying Rural Broadband panel.

Mark Smith - Director of Broadband Initiatives, Office of PA Gov. Tom Wolf
Jason Guzzo - General Manager, Hudson Valley Wireless
Shawn Beqaj - VP, Regulatory & Interconnection, Armstrong

March 7, 2017 - McCoy says broadband will expand to Hilltowns


July 14, 2016 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents in SMART CITY Forum and Showcase in Saratoga, NY

January 8, 2016 - Hudson Valley Wireless attends New York State Opportunity Agenda announcing plans to provide Broadband for All

April 17, 2015 - Hudson Valley Wireless featured on WMHT Broadband Push

March 13, 2015 - Hudson Valley Wireless In Albany Works To Bring Internet Access To Local Counties 

August 29, 2014 - Hudson Valley Wireless constructs a new tower in Hartford, NY 

May 14, 2014 - Hudson Valley Wireless partners with Cornell Universities Cooperative Extension, New York State Broadband Program Office and Town of Ballston to support Digital Literacy for Seniors 


January 17, 2014 - Hudson Valley Wireless presents at New York Law School during the Advanced Communications Law and Policy Summit 

Attendees include: 

Politicians (Senators, Congressman, Mayors and other Elected Officials)
Regulators (FCC, FTC, Public Service Commission)

Carriers and Industry

May 21, 2013 - Hudson Valley Wireless is awarded the Connect NY Broadband Grant

Connecting the Capital Region through Public Private Partnerships

Cornell Cooperative Extension of Rensselaer County, PrimeLink, Rensselaer County, NY and Washington County, NY

September 1, 2012 - Hudson Valley Wireless forms Public-Private Partnership (P3) with Washington County