Results for type: press release

Telecommunications Industry Association Congratulates Alan Davidson on Confirmation to Lead NTIA

Arlington, VA (January 11, 2022) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today released a statement about the confirmation of Alan Davidson as the new Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information and head of the National Telecommunications and Information Administration. “TIA congratulates Assistant Secretary Davidson on his appointment to head the National Telecommunications…

Telecommunications Industry Association Announces Two New Board Members

Arlington, VA (December 07, 2021) –– The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA)— the trusted industry association for the connected world—announced two new board members: Bruce McClelland, President and CEO of Ribbon and Charlie Vogt, President and CEO of DZS. “TIA is pleased to announce these new board members, who will only strengthen an already active group of directors,” said…

Samsung Joins TIA to Help Address Critical Issues Facing the ICT Industry

Arlington, VA (November 17, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—welcomes Samsung as a new member, joining the association to help advance ICT innovation and advocate for a more secure, connected future. “We are thrilled to have Samsung join TIA as a Full Member. The breadth of their technology and knowledge…

ICT Leader Ken Koffman to Retire After Decades of Helping Improve ICT Quality, Sustainability, and Security; Former Aspect Software SVP, Mike Regan Hired to Lead TIA QuEST Forum

Arlington, VA (November 16, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today announced that Ken Koffman, TIA’s Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer will be retiring at the end of year. Ken was a founder of TIA QuEST Forum and has been contributing to the ICT industry for more than 35…

Infrastructure Bill an Opportunity to Invest in America’s Future

Arlington, VA (November 06, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted ICT industry association—applauded the House for passing an historic bipartisan infrastructure bill today that includes investments up to $65 billion to expand critical broadband access including a permanent federal program to help more low-income households gain access to affordable services. “This is a once in a…

UL and TIA Announce SPIRE™ Smart Building Verifications Now Available

Northbrook, Ill. and Arlington, Va., Nov. 2, 2021 – UL, the global safety science leader, and the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the trusted industry association for the connected world, today launched the SPIRE™ Smart Building Verified Assessment. SPIRE is a comprehensive evaluation for smart buildings that provides an overall UL Verified SPIRE Smart Building Rating, as…

TIA Looks Forward to Working with New FCC and NTIA Leaders on Critical ICT Issues

Arlington, VA (October 26, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today released a statement about President Joe Biden’s leadership nominations for Jessica Rosenworcel as Chairwoman of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Alan Davidson as Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information, and Gigi Sohn as an FCC commissioner.   TIA CEO…

TIA Broadens Reach with New Members from Adjacent Industries

Arlington, VA (October 19, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—has welcomed over 15 new members in 2021, including several companies outside of the traditional telecommunications sector. In the past few months, new members from other industries include: JK Moving Services, Arup, Concert Technologies, Maser Consulting, and Barnes and Thornburg, LLP,…

TIA Issues Final Call for Comments on New SCS 9001 Supply Chain Security Standard

Arlington, VA (October 6, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—has directly solicited over 100 industry and government organizations for final comments on the ICT industry’s first supply chain security standard. In a fitting start to National Cyber Security Month, TIA is entering the final stages of completion for SCS 9001…

TIA Releases Study Examining Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on ICT Business Operations

Arlington, VA (September 30, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—today published the results of an industry study that examined the impact the Covid-19 pandemic has had on organizational operations in the information communications technology (ICT) industry. A survey of industry executives from 114 organizations and 10 countries around the world…

TIA Single Pair Ethernet Consortium to Collaborate with SPE System Alliance

Arlington, VA (September 27, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—announced its Single Pair Ethernet Consortium (SPEC) will partner with the Single Pair Ethernet System Alliance to educate the global market about the benefits that Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) technology will bring to different applications. Through this collaboration, the two associations hope…

Comcast Joins TIA to Help Tackle ICT Challenges of the Future

Arlington, VA (September 27, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—welcomes Comcast as a new member, joining the association to help advance ICT innovation and advocate for a more secure, connected future. “TIA is proud to now have Comcast formally join as a Full Member and strengthen our efforts with their…