Internet Protocol Transition a Critical Step To Ensuring Public Safety, Say Senate Hearing Witnesses
Broadband Mapping, FCC, Fiber, Public Safety
June 11th, 2014
WASHINGTON, June 11, 2014 – Even the quickest and best-designed networks can succumb to Mother Nature when a hurricane or tornado strikes a community. And when thousands of people dial 911 at the same time, modern-day networks simply aren’t equipped to handle traffic of such tremendous scale. That was the message delivered at a Thursday […]
TPRC Panelists Discuss Backhaul Issues’ Impact on Broadband Expansion
Broadband Data, Broadband's Impact
September 26th, 2009
ARLINGTON, Va., September 25, 2009 – Mobile broadband is the fastest growing segment of the broadband market. According to Jonathan Banks, who directs policy development for the telecommunications industry association US Telecom, the number of wireless broadband users is expected to grow 130% between 2008 and 2012.
White House Official to Headline Broadband Stimulus National Town Hall Meeting on June 4
June 3rd, 2009
WASHINGTON, June 3, 2009 – Jim Kohlenberger, Chief of Staff in the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, has confirmed that he will headline the Broadband Stimulus National Town Hall Meeting, live on the Internet, on Thursday, June 4, from 2 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET.
Questions about Broadband Data Swirl at Broadband Policy Summit
June 15th, 2008
June 12 – Questions about the availability and detail of broadband data featured prominently in presentations and in discussions at Thursday’s sessions of Broadband Policy Summit IV.