Unlike geostationary satellites, LEOs offer a connection that can support real-time communication.
Southern Linc raised concerns about potential interference issues with the agency’s opening the band for unlicensed use.
The coalition sent a letter to NTIA head Alan Davidson urging the agency to reconsider the policies outlined in the BEAD NOFO.
The August agreement has improved the agencies’ capacity for long-term planning, said an NTIA official.
Allowing the FCC’s authority to auction spectrum to expire would be “unacceptable,” Carr said.
Shot clocks are important to industry players, argued T-Mobile's Tim Halinski.
'The new space age has turned everything we know about how to deliver critical space-based services on its head.'
'This is the first step in unlocking a significant expanse of new mid-band spectrum.'
'We’re in the early innings now of this 5G evolution and really the fourth industrial revolution,' said a Verizon partner.
'The immediate goal is to create a detailed list of [spectrum] bands for intensive examination.'
TechFreedom argued that the FCC overstated the flaws of Starlink’s network.
'The only way to get that density is to get fiber out there. That allows you to get more subs with your wireless.'
Hurdles WISPs face include defining reliable service, regulatory burdens, and financial requirements, experts say.
5G has experienced a quantum leap in growth since it first began rolling out in 2018.
The vote on space debris comes as an increasing number of LEO satellites are gearing up for launch.
A recent study by CostQuest suggests that 37,000 more towers are needed to bring mobile coverage up to speed nationwide.
FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel's proposal for increased auction authority would allow the agency to support infrastructure investment.
'You need to get a little better about talking to and listening to native communities," the chairman told the FCC.
Wisper CEO Nathan Stooke said the attitude to connect more Americans should be to let the “best technology win.”
The release of more spectrum will help move autonomous vehicles forward.
Broadband players in both the fiber marketplace and 5G space are pushing for energy-efficient networks.
5G, IoT and edge computing are giving companies the opportunity to make hyper-personalization even more 'hyper'.
'Wireless connectivity is one of the most vital aspects of our digital infrastructure.'
The next generation wireless technology is being touted as the most secure yet.
68.5 percent of T-Mobile customers spent a majority of their time on 5G networks during the quarter, Ookla said.
As technology is more advanced and connected to everything, the need for higher capacity networks will continue to grow exponentially.
'It’s about making sure wireless connections are available in 100 percent of rural America,' said the chairwoman.
The technology has already been used by companies to monitor and make more efficient systems to reduce emissions.
Conference hears the FCC should seek spectrum bands to open up for unlicensed use.
FCC Chairwoman Jessica Rosenworcel advocated for bills that would make better use of spectrum.
Markup of bills comes after much discussion about federal spectrum management.
The Extending America’s Spectrum Auction Leadership Act of 2022 was introduced last month.
Rysavy argued that it would take an "all of the above" approach to meet the coming need for spectrum.
Starry CEO assured investors that Starry's technology model allows them to compete with other more established providers.
The FCC’s chairwoman spoke on the future of spectrum during a Tuesday CTIA event on 5G’s climate impacts.
Zumwalt’s tenure will begin on June 1.
Sidewalk Infrastructure Partners representative says investors must step in as large carriers are burdened by high costs of 5G rollout.
The FCC makes advancements towards more efficient spectrum use throughout the country.
Cities should prioritize competitive processes to select an open access neutral host infrastructure provider.
Critic cites RDOF program as an example of bias toward fiber.