4. Connectivity and Access

Tech companies rely on the internet for almost every aspect of their business, from communications, to marketing, to the actual deployment and sale of their products and services.

 
Only 23% of commercial spaces in the study area have access to fiber optic internet.
A majority of the study area has maximum download speeds under 50 megabits per second
 
Only 1 commercial building in Queens has participated in NYCEDC's WiredNYC broadband certification program.