From its humble beginning as a railroad stop along the Hannibal & St. Joseph railroad, the community of Lathrop, Missouri has benefited from a unique and rich history, once known as the mule capital of the world, and slowing but steadily growing in population over the last several decades. Bluebird Network supports the continued growth of the Lathrop community through our offering of network and data center services.
In the age of increased device connectivity, digital communication and data usage, high bandwidth and a reliable, robust Internet connect is all but essential for any kind of modern day business, regardless of size, industry or location. Within rural and urban areas throughout the Midwest, Bluebird Network provides a variety of network services, including Metro Ethernet, E-Line Services, Ethernet Virtual Private Lan Service (E-LAN), Dedicated Internet Access, Mobile Backhaul Transport, Wide Area Network Ethernet and secure and reliable bandwidth, available for locations such as healthcare centers, government and public safety facilities and financial institutions.
Our network extends across nine states, with over 6,500 fiber route miles and 135 POPs connecting to major cities such as Kansas City, St. Joseph, Des Monies and Jefferson City. Our partnership with INDATEL gives our customers access to a national fiber footprint via 1,100 national POPs and 100,000 miles route miles, and our relationship with our member companies deepens our local network penetration.
The Bluebird Underground Data Center is a collocation facility that provides cooling, power and safe space for your hardware and equipment. Located 85 feet beneath the earth in Springfield, Missouri, the facility natural surrounding environment provides inherent protection from both intense weather conditions and intentional sabotage. Being a Bluebird Network facility, the Bluebird Underground Data Center houses multiple fiber optic connections in and out of the facility, allowing all data center customer secure access to above ground locations.