The Converging Industries Research Foundation is a non-profit research
institution. We provide a neutral forum for research on the
convergence of the communications and information industries.
CIRF works to bring private market enterprises to the forefront, to
stimulate investment, to bring new technologies and services to businesses
and customers with the least regulations, and to make regulatory change
consistent with emergency preparedness. CIRF provides practical
solutions for communications and information policy.
Analysis Project publications and broadband fiber optic deployment models are available
through this website.