Proud of our heritage​

Over 3 decades of reliable service

We’ve been a trusted representative of independent telecommunications companies across Wisconsin for more than 30 years, and we’re in it for the long haul.

We were foundational in implementing BadgerNet, one of the largest and most sophisticated telecommunications networks in America. Our communities rely upon us to keep it connected, and we always answer the call.

Highly invested in education

We have been strongly committed to providing the best access to education possible by using cutting edge technological solutions. As a major stakeholder in Badgernet, Access Wisconsin provides quality telecommunications services across the state to:


University of Wisconsin campuses




K-12 schools


Various tribal and technical colleges

Our family of leading technology services

AW Technology Services  offers expert solutions through its specialized divisions:

Schools and Libraries 

K12 Technology Group provides peace of mind with secure, reliable and robust connections and technology services so schools can function as they should.

Business Solutions

Wave 2 Networks have a team of IT experts protecting and maintaining your security, data, connections and equipment

Data Management and Recovery

Go Live Backup is the future of data management with instant and secure access to your data and dependable, secure and comprehensive backups.

Our affiliations

We leverage the collective resources of our telecom partners to deliver dependable, world-class service across the state. We do this on behalf of, for and alongside several other leading organizations.

Our journey

From a small collection of Telcos in the late 1980s, through the digital revolution, and into the 21st century, Access Wisconsin has provided guidance and technical expertise at every step of our state’s telecommunications development.