5G and Spectrum Frontiers: Industry Responds to FCC’s Spectrum Ruling
As the FCC and industry expects the first 5G networks to go live in 2020, there’s a lot of ground to cover from a technology and policy perspective. Here to give us their response to the FCC’s rulemaking on millimeter wave spectrum are policy leaders from Intel, Nokia and Samsung Networks.
5G: FCC Commissioner’s 5 Point Plan for Next-Gen Networking
FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel mapped out her five point plan for next generation technologies, as she delivered a keynote address at the TIA 2016 Network of the Future Conference in Dallas, TX. Rosenworcel pointed out in the plan the need for higher bands of spectrum, unlicensed spectrum usage, experimental technologies and the need for wired…
Exclusive Interview: FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell
FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell sat down with TIA President Grant Seiffert to discuss his role, his goals and promoting innovation.
FCC Commissioner Talks Tech at TIA 2015
Join TIA NOW as they speak with FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburn at TIA 2015. Clyburn spoke about some of her priorities as Commissioner and how that will impact industry and consumers.
FCC Commissioner’s Five Point Plan: The Network of the Future
FCC Commissioner Jessica Rosenworcel talks about her five point plan for next generation networking technologies, from the Dell TIA NOW studio at the TIA 2016 Network of the Future Conference. The plan includes a focus on future FCC rulings, low band spectrum, unlicensed spectrum, experimental licenses and the importance of wired networks.
FCC Decision Hangs Over Auto Industry Concerned About Wi-Fi Use of Spectrum
Spectrum scarcity is not only a concern in our businesses, but now also in our cars. Harry Lightsey, Executive Director, Global Connected Customer, Public Policy at General Motors tells TIA NOW that emerging Wi-Fi technologies could cause interference in radio spectrum used for mission critical services that reduce vehicle collisions.
FCC Hosting Practice Auctions for Spectrum Bidders
Howard Symons, Vice Chair of the Incentive Auction Task Force at the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), explains the mechanics of the impending incentive auction for broadcast spectrum, to be then later sold to wireless carriers. Mock auctions for spectrum bidders is the norm, according to Symons, but due to the novelty of this year’s incentive…
FCC’s New Equipment Authorization Rules
On July 13, the FCC updated its Equipment Authorization rules to provide flexibility to manufacturers to use electronic labeling in lieu of a physical label or nameplate, and took steps to streamline the certification process for telecommunications equipment and devices imported into the United States. Julius Knapp, Chief of the FCC’s Office of Engineering Technology…
FCC’s Title II Approval Not the End Game
Scott Belcher, CEO of the Telecommunications Industry Association, reacts to the FCC’s approval to regulate the Internet as a public utility.
Former FCC Commissioner and TIA Members Discuss FCC’s Net Neutrality Vote
On May 18, the FCC voted to accept Chairman Ajit Pai’s Restoring Internet Freedom Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, which addresses the future of the net neutrality rules. Discussing what this means for consumers and the companies that build these networks, and whether legislation offers a better path forward is Jeff Campbell from Cisco, Jared Carlson…
Guilt By Imagination: New FCC Rules for Communications Industry
FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly apologizes to the TIA 2015 audience for the new Title II rules that regulate the Internet, intended to prevent paid prioritization and other unrealized concerns that “might” happen. Commissioner O’Rielly says that uncertainty in the market under Title II rules will adversely impact the communications industry for years.
Net Neutrality Revisited
There are growing questions about where industry stands on net neutrality. TIA has a clear position on net neutrality and they answer important questions. Who dictates the rules of net neutrality? What is the significance of reclassifying the Internet under the FCC’s Telecom Act? How can industry benefit from the services offered by TIA’s Government…