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Monthly Archives: December 2017

Industry News

As expected, the FCC yesterday voted along party lines to vacate the Obama-era rules on net neutrality (See related story in Quotable section). All five Commissioners read lengthy statements on the order, with the dissenters Commissioners Clyburn and Rosenworcel respectively saying that the order abandons the Commission’s pledge to provide adequate and reasonable service to […]

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It won’t be a clean sweep for FirstNet as New Hampshire became the first state to opt-out of the nationwide public safety network to be provided for by AT&T. NH went with Rivada Networks for the service; citing the level of state control over the network that it couldn’t achieve with FirstNet. Thirty-three states have […]

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We’re on the cusp of 5G residential service (See related story in Daily Number section), and Verizon announced where its rollout will begin. Sacramento, CA is the launch pad and VZ says it will light up the service in the second half of 2018 as part of start-ups in 3 to 5 U.S. markets. The […]

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