Founded in 1869 by Harvey Higgins, the City of Higginsville is committed to the growth of its residents as both individuals and as a community. Having a strong farm heritage, its goal of balanced growth between residential and business is based on traditional values and progressive leadership. Bluebird Network fosters the continued growth of the Higginsville community through our offering of data center and network services.
Higginsville is located approximately 50 miles east of Kansas City on I-70 and U.S. Highway 13 in the heartland of the Midwest. Just as Higginsville residents are only a short drive from the cultural, recreational and entertainment amenities of an urban area, Bluebird Network specializes in providing a hearty, high-speed fiber optic Internet connection to both rural and urban areas, providing all areas with an equal standard of service. Our network services include Ethernet Virtual Private Lan Service (E-LAN), Dedicated Internet Access, E-Line Services, secure and reliable bandwidth, Metro Ethernet, Wide Area Network Ethernet and Mobile Backhaul Transport, and we are able to connect to business locations mobile switching centers, central offices, carrier hotels and wireless towers. Regardless of your industry, such as education, government and public safety or healthcare, Bluebird Network will supply your company with a state-of-the-art fiber connection specifically tailored for your network requirements.
Our network spans over 6,500 fiber route miles, with over 135 POPs located in major cities such as Kansas City, St. Joseph, Joplin and Springfield. Together, our members companies combine to create a state-of-the-art fiber optic network that delivers high bandwidth, carrier-class Internet and data services across the Midwest. While our network is primarily focused in Missouri, Illinois and the surrounding states, our strategic partnership with INDATEL gives Bluebird Network access to a nationwide fiber network, spanning 100,000 fiber route miles and 1,100 regional POPs.
Along with our network services, Bluebird Network also manages the Bluebird Underground Data Center, located 85 feet underground in Springfield, Missouri. The natural protection offered by the surrounding limestone mine, combined with technologically advanced man-made security measures elevate data center solutions to a new level in providing peace of mind from Mother Nature’s worst. Being a Bluebird Network facility, our data center also includes high speed, carrier-class Internet and data services, through our fiber network that runs in and out of the data center.