'' Posts

The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Posted by

Today’s Regulatory Mix: FCC Finalizes Agenda for July Meeting, FCC Announces Success Of 600 MHz band Spectrum Transition, US Congress National Broadband Plan for the Future Act

 

FCC meeting room-1-1FCC Finalizes Agenda for July Meeting

The FCC announced the final agenda for its July 16, 2020 Open Meeting.  Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

The Regulatory Mix – Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Posted by

Today’s Regulatory Mix:  FCC Forum on 5G Virtualized Radio Access Networks, FTC Releases 2019 Privacy and Data Security Update, USDA Announces Montana Broadband Grant 

 

FCC entrance shutterstock-1FCC Forum on 5G Virtualized Radio Access Networks 

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai announced that the FCC will hold a Forum on 5G Virtualized Radio Access Networks on Thursday, March 26, 2020.  At the forum, experts who are at the forefront of the development and deployment of interoperable, standards-based, virtualized radio access networks will discuss this paradigm-shifting approach to 5G network deployment.  Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, January 9, 2020

Posted by

dome and flagUS House 5G Legislation 

 

The US House passed three bipartisan 5G security bills:   

  • H. Res. 575, expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that all stakeholders in the deployment of 5G communications infrastructure should carefully consider and adhere to the recommendation of “the Prague Proposals.  The resolution also encourages the President and federal agencies to promote trade and security policies on the international stage that are consistent with “The Prague Proposals.” The bill passed by voice vote.  Read More
0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, November 21, 2019

Posted by

starks-bio-page-02192019FCC’s Starks on Network Security  

FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks released a Report on the results of an FCC workshop held in June 2019 regarding the security threats that stem from the presence of certain Chinese communications equipment in US networks.  The workshop contained three panels: Find It, Fix It, and Fund it.  According to Starks, a “major takeaway from the workshop is that our networks must only contain equipment from trusted sources.  When evaluating the security of a piece of communications networking equipment we should not ask “do I trust this piece of equipment” but instead, “do I trust the manufacturer?”  Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , , , , , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, October 10, 2019

Posted by

_80679890_laptopinfieldFCC Authorizes $61.8 Million in Funding for Rural Broadband 

The FCC announced it has authorized over $61.8 million in funding over the next decade to expand broadband to nearly 22,000 unserved rural homes and businesses in 14 states, representing the sixth wave of support from last year’s Connect America Fund Phase II auction. Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

The Regulatory Mix – Thursday, September 6, 2018

Posted by

The Regulatory Mix 2-18-2-2-2-1-1-1-1-1-1-1-2-2-3-2-1-1-1-2-1-1-1-3-1-1-1-1-1-1-1

Today:  FCC Releases Agenda for September Open Meeting, FCC Commissioner Rosenworcel NG911 Comments Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

The Regulatory Mix – Monday, November 21, 2016

Posted by

The_Mix_logo3.png

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of telecom related regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: , ,

The Regulatory Mix – Friday, December 12, 2014

Posted by

The Regulatory Mix

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court, issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

The Regulatory Mix – Monday, March 31, 2014

Posted by

Regulatory Mix

The Regulatory Mix, TMI’s daily blog of regulatory activities, is a snapshot of PUC, FCC, legislative, and occasionally court, issues that our regulatory monitoring team uncovers each day. Depending on their significance, some items may be the subject of a TMI Regulatory Bulletin.

Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics:

How I Remember Shirley Temple Black

Posted by

Shirley Temple Black

Recently we lost an amazingly talented woman; Mrs. Shirley Black.  She was known to the majority of us as Shirley Temple, the cute little girl who danced her way into our hearts, lifted our spirits, and made us cry in the 1930’s. 

Read More

0 Comments | View Comments

Topics: