Panel with broadband and wireless industry lobbyists wrestle with need for symmetrical internet, and press for fiber.
The bipartisan infrastructure framework faces hurdles before it because law. We'll discuss the process in Congress.
And lawmakers hope to iron out some wrinkles in infrastructure bill.
In the U.S. UTOPIA Fiber has pioneered the open access model for the rest of the industry.
At Fiber Connect, Garry Bolton said he is optimistic fiber will prevail over other tech for connectivity.
The mission of Broadband Breakfast is to help make broadband technology and internet policy more accessible for all.
White House announced infrastructure bill to include $65B, Fiber Connect 2021 wraps up, Washington State community broadband bill becomes law.
Company head says scalable, gigabit future is a priority now to deal with future broadband challenges.
Industry association reps discussed changing attitudes in Washington about broadband and concerns about political action.
Companies disagree about what fiber providers should prioritize, and whether hard standards should be set.
Hu Meena argued for fiber as preferred technology, as debate rages about what Congress should focus on.
Fiber Connect 2021 panel breaks down how open access models work, and how discussion can be framed.
The FBA doled out numerous awards during its first general session of the event.
The Broadband Breakfast team will interview several attendees from Fiber Connect in this special on-the-scene report.
New, easier fiber installations could address shortage in trained staff.
AT&T is now labelling over 1 billion spam calls, NTIA updated broadband guide, FBA says speeds inadequate.
Ernesto Falcon of the EFF says expansion of fiber is the only way California keeps up with demand for broadband.
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Experts at the Broadband Breakfast Live Online event debated what “future-proofing” broadband would look like.
March 4, 2021 – Amid claims that the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund chose winners that may not be able to […]
March 4, 2021 – In a bipartisan letter Thursday, Sens. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., Angus King, I-Maine, Rob Portman, R-Ohio, and […]
February 16, 2021—While SpaceX touts Starlink as the answer to the world’s dearth of broadband coverage, experts are not convinced […]
December 29, 2020 — Smaller internet service providers were critical to fiber growth in 2020, accounting for 88 percent of […]
December 23, 2020 — The last five years have boasted massive strides towards closing the urban-rural broadband and utilities divide, […]
The House of Representatives passed an end of the year omnibus bill on Monday, which included six provisions from the […]
December 22, 2020 – Late Monday night, Congress approved a $900 billion coronavirus relief package sending desperately needed aid to […]
The Federal Trade Commission on Monday issued orders to nine social media and video streaming companies requiring them to provide […]
November 3, 2020 – Broadband networks have had their greatest challenges during the coronavirus pandemic, and sometimes fail in meeting […]
See “At Launch of #BroadbandLive Series on ‘Tools for Broadband Deployment’, Panelists Tout Symmetrical Fiber,” Broadband Breakfast, November 4, 2020 […]
August 27, 2020 — Infrastructure monitoring is a growing industry, with potential for vast market size, especially as cities across […]
August 20, 2020 — The Wireless Infrastructure Association recently published a new report, entitled “Fiber: An Essential Facet of the […]
During this pandemic, broadband networks across the world have been put to the ultimate stress test, expected to support an […]
May 7, 2020 – Current passive optical network technology will have to transform if it wants to survive, said Adtran […]
April 9, 2020 – Local broadband speeds may be impaired by upload speed, says analyst at a webinar hosted by […]
WASHINGTON, January 22, 2020 – Senators and witnesses from government agencies and technology firms agreed Wednesday at a hearing that […]
The National Telecommunications and Information Administration released a comprehensive database of federal broadband programs on Monday. (See also this PDF for the […]