Webpass Blog

A Great Day!

Posted October 3, 2016

Webpass Inc is now officially part of the Google Fiber family! I’d like to thank everyone at Google Fiber for welcoming our staff, our brand, and our culture so warmly. We are very excited to join forces and remain dedicat…

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SalesCon 2016

Posted August 12, 2016

We’re growing quickly here at Webpass, and recently hired several new Account Executives to join our team.

These newbies spent their first week in our San Francisco headquarters going through a sales training bootcamp we affectionally …

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Google Fiber agrees to acquire Webpass

Posted June 22, 2016

We have exciting news to share: Google Fiber has entered into an agreement to acquire Webpass. Google Fiber and Webpass share a commitment to creating fast, abundant Internet connectivity in the U.S. By joining force…

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The Future is Here. Announcing 400 Beale is Fiber Ready!

Posted May 6, 2016

Our fiber installations in the SoMa neighborhood of San Francisco continue to be rolling out at a steady pace. This week we installed a NEW 10 Gbps fiber optic cable at 400 Beale in San Francisco. With this upgrade, our customers at 400 Beal…

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Service Outages - We don't like them either!

Posted April 14, 2016

Yesterday we had a service outage in San Diego which affected all of our customers in that market for just over 8 hours.

Everyone at Webpass works very hard to avoid service outages, which means it takes a lot for an outage to happen in…

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It's time for a change...check out Change.org

Posted April 11, 2016

Update: While we still think more needs to be done to remove barriers to competition, this particular drive is now over.

We’d love your support. Check out our San Francisco Needs Better Internet petition

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Webpass advocates for better Internet in San Francisco

Posted April 7, 2016

On March 17th, Charles Barr, President of Webpass, addressed the San Francisco Planning Commission with a proposal for a new Internet Franchise Ordinance that provides a comprehensive and standardized process for all Internet infrastructure.

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Simple Urban Fiber: More than just a Buzz Word

Posted March 14, 2016

Last week Webpass added five more buildings to our Fiber backbone.

So this feels like a great time to clarify how Fiber fits into our network, since there is much buzz around the word “Fiber,” but with limited understanding. At the heart …

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Marking a Milestone: 1000 Customers with 1000 Mbps

Posted February 12, 2016

Webpass hit an exciting milestone this week – 1000 residential customers with Gig service in San Francisco and San Diego.

Why is this a big deal?  Obviously, because customers want faster service!  But more importantly, it’s another demons…

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The Cure for Our Internet Heartburn

Posted February 10, 2016

It’s common knowledge that Internet service in the US is far behind that of other countries— clearly something needs to be done to improve our Internet infrastructure.

The city of San Francisco has attempted to address this in the p…

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