Consultancy PRTM Sees Four Key Factors for Successful Broadband Plan
Broadband Plan Commentary, Broadband's Impact, Expert Opinion, National Broadband Plan
March 4th, 2010
As we await the release of the FCC’s National Broadband Plan on Mar. 17, PRTM is hopeful that the forthcoming recommendations will effectively serve their intended purpose to help reinvigorate the United States’ leadership in broadband availability, speeds and services. While details of the plan are yet to be disclosed, we anticipate that four key areas will be addressed.
Broadband Expert Q&A: Dan Hays Talks Broadband Mapping, Grants
Broadband Data, Broadband Stimulus, Expert Opinion
December 29th, 2009
WASHINGTON, December 29, 2009 – Dan Hays, director of the telecommunications practice at the management consulting firm PRTM, told Broadband Census News Monday that his company has some serious concerns about the overall direction of a government program to distribute funds to spur broadband penetration across the nation. Hays added that the division of grants and programs by state to gather information that will be used for a national broadband map “is driving unnecessary fragmentation.”