The CTF program provides a 50% discount* for select broadband services offered by Spectrum Enterprise in California.**
The program was established by Decision 96-10-066 on October 25, 1996. In this decision, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) reaffirmed its commitment to universal service, and created the CTF program in accordance with state and federal directives. The program is managed by the CPUC.
Fiber Internet Access (FIA) delivers robust, dedicated Internet and networking capabilities that are rapidly scalable, ranging from 25Mbps to 10 Gbps. FIA is backed by enterprise-class service-level agreements (SLAs), so you can meet your mission-critical communication needs.
High-capacity Ethernet solutions deliver private and predictable wide-area network (WAN) connectivity to keep your agency running at enterprise speed.
4 million customers served
294 communities served
9,950+ California employees
$7.37 billion state GDP impact*
Spectrum employs 12,000+ military veterans nationwide
*Data courtesy of Oxford Economics, June 2018
Generally, CTF applicants must meet the following requirements:
Connect your communities to local schools, libraries, healthcare providers, community colleges and service-based organizations through Spectrum Enterprise solutions:
A growing, nationwide fiber network
Network monitoring 24/7/365
Dedicated local teams with extensive experience understanding government needs
*Actual discounts for schools and libraries may vary based on application of federal E-rate Program discounts. See Spectrum Enterprise E-rate webpage FAQs for details on how E-rate functions with CTF.
**Once your organization is approved by the CPUC, you are required to notify your service provider before discounts can be applied to your bill. (You will receive your approval notification about CTF funding via email.) You can notify Spectrum Enterprise by e-mailing DLGSPDept@charter.com your account number and CTF application number to receive your discounts
Spectrum Enterprise, a part of Charter Communications, is a national provider of scalable, fiber-based technology solutions serving many of America’s largest businesses and communications service providers. The broad Spectrum Enterprise portfolio includes networking and managed services solutions, including Internet access, Ethernet and Managed Network Services, Voice and TV solutions, Managed Application, Cloud Infrastructure and Managed Hosting Services. Our team of experts works closely with clients to achieve greater business success by providing solutions designed to meet their evolving needs. For more information, visit enterprise.spectrum.com.