Posts tagged with: policy

Alan Davidson, an unknown in telecom, could become extremely influential

While people have focused on President Biden’s nominations of Jessica Rosenworcel to lead the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Gigi Sohn as an FCC commissioner, Biden also nominated Alan Davidson to head the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA), and...

Policy experts discuss open RAN security issues: Special Report

Open radio access network (RAN) technology has become so high-profile that the Biden administration mentioned it in its official dealings with the leaders of Japan and S. Korea. In April when President Biden met with Japan’s Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga, the...

AT&T, Ericsson execs to lead 6G strategy for U.S. coalition

ATIS’ Next G Alliance is setting work in motion for a roadmap to 6G, appointing AT&T and Ericsson executives to lead efforts on overall strategy and direction for the North American coalition. AT&T EVP and CTO Andre Fuetsch was elected chair...

CTIA, CCA cheer emergency broadband provision

Wireless industry trade groups CTIA and CCA are giving praise to broadband-focused legislative efforts, including a $7.6 billion Emergency Connectivity Fund. The provision, passed by the House Energy & Commerce Committee Friday (February 12) as part of its recommendations for...