Internet service provider

An Internet service provider (ISP) is an organization that provides services for accessing, using, managing, or participating in the Internet. ISPs can be organized in various forms, such as commercial, community-owned, non-profit, or otherwise privately owned.

Internet connectivity options from end-user to tier 3/2 ISPs

Internet services typically provided by ISPs can include Internet access, Internet transit, domain name registration, web hosting, Usenet service, and colocation.

An ISP typically serves as the access point or the gateway that provides a user access to everything available on the Internet.[1] Such a network can also be called as an eyeball network.

Stealth Communications in Manhattan installing fiber for providing Internet access

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