* 1. Please provide information on the BUSINESS location you are reporting. If you run your business out of your home please take the RESIDENTIAL survey and indicate so in Q#8. (These questions will help us to evaluate the economic impact of broadband, as well as establishing areas of need or opportunity and to inform future action plans.)

* 2. Please indicate which industry best describes your business.

* 3. Who is your current internet service provider?

* 4. What type of Broadband internet connection do you have? (For the purposes of this survey, Broadband is defined as 6 Mbps or greater download AND 1.5 Mbps or greater upload, as defined by the CPUC. Please use the Calspeed test on Connected Tahoe’s webpage if you’re unsure.)

* 5. What (if any) do you believe are the benefits of a high-speed Broadband internet connection for your business? [Check all the apply]

* 6. Over the next five years, do you think your business will be pressured by demand to conduct business that requires a faster connection such as gigabit service?

  Yes No No Opinion / Not Applicable
By Customers
By Suppliers

* 7. How important is high-speed Broadband in your choice of business location?

* 8. If you have high-speed Broadband, how satisfied are you with the following aspects of your Broadband internet connection?

  Very Dissatisfied Quite Dissatisfied It's okay Quite Satisfied Very Satisfied
Quality of Speed
Reliability e.g. experience routine outages
Quality of Technical Support
Choice of Broadband suppliers in your area
Monthly costs for service
Overall Quality of Service

* 9. If you do not have high-speed broadband, what (if any) type of internet connection do you use?

* 10. If you do not have high-speed broadband, why do you remain at your current level of service? [Check all that apply]