Press Releases

TIA Opens Revision Period of TIA-222 Standard for Towers and Antenna Supporting Structures

Arlington, VA (May 02, 2022) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—announced that its TR-14 Committee, which oversees TIA’s standards for towers and antenna supporting structures, has begun the process of updating the TIA-222-H standard since it’s last full revision in 2017. TIA invites all industry stakeholders to get involved and submit…

Read More...

TIA Publishes Technical Bulletins Outlining How New Standard Significantly Improves International Supply Chain Security

Arlington, VA (April 28, 2022) – The Telecommunications Industry Association—the trusted industry association for the connected world—has released the first two of a series of Technical Bulletins that examine how the recently released SCS 9001 supply chain security standard offers a comprehensive, auditable and verifiable solution to help meet the goals of international government initiatives aimed at…

Read More...

TIA Congratulates NIST Director Nominee on Senate Confirmation

Arlington, VA (April 11, 2021) – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the trusted industry association for the connected world, today released a statement regarding the confirmation of Laurie Locascio as director of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST): “TIA congratulates Laurie Locascio on her Senate confirmation for NIST director. Ms. Locascio will bring the…

Read More...

Recent Blogs

The Foundation to go from Brownfield to Smart Starts with a LoRaWAN® Solution

By TIA Staff | May 9, 2022 | Comments Off on The Foundation to go from Brownfield to Smart Starts with a LoRaWAN® Solution

The following guest blog was written by: Bryan Witkowski, Co-founder of MachineQ, an enterprise IoT company within Comcast.   The appeal of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for building and property owners/managers is the promise of what they can deliver—from the ability to reduce operating expenses to creating a unique experience for any person who…

Buy America, Broadband Infrastructure, and Cookies

By TIA Staff | March 31, 2022 | Comments Off on Buy America, Broadband Infrastructure, and Cookies

By Patrick Lozada, Global Policy Director, TIA   The big infrastructure bill known as the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) was signed into law by President Biden in November of last year. Buried in the more than 1,000 page bill is a complex provision on the sourcing of products and it puts the success…

The Trusted Communications Networks Reimbursement Program: Congress Cannot Leave America’s Rural Providers Behind

By Colin Andrews | March 28, 2022 | Comments Off on The Trusted Communications Networks Reimbursement Program: Congress Cannot Leave America’s Rural Providers Behind

By Colin Andrews, Sr. Director of Government Affairs, TIA   TIA has long maintained that to have a quality network, trust must be built into it, all the way down to the component and sub-component levels. Trust cannot be added on or wrapped around a product or solution. This philosophy stems from years of expertise…

TIA Media Relations