From Tribal lending to selling Tribal and Native goods and services, e-commerce is the future for successful Tribal economies.
S&K Technologies Inc., a family of companies owned by the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes on the Flathead Indian Reservation in Montana, has acquired Tucson, Arizona-based International Towers, Incorporated.
The Passamaquoddy Tribe is seeking to leverage its broadband capacity to create a data center. The hydrogen-powered server would provide data storage for businesses and individuals.
If there’s one thing Andrew Metcalfe is passionate about, it’s ensuring rural tribes are technologically equipped to stay competitive and grow thriving economies. “There is a huge opportunity for the tribes to deploy and develop their own systems,” he said.
Native Network is joining forces with Microsoft Corp. through its Microsoft Airband Initiative to bring broadband to rural markets, including to three tribal reservations.