0
Wireless

FCC urged to open up more lanes for 5G

Wednesday 11 May 2016 | 11:23 CET | News
The Computer & Communications Industry Association (CCIA), an advocacy organisation based in Washington, said it supports a FCC petition on facilitating the deployment of 5G networks and giving mobile users better, faster internet access. The CCIA also urges the FCC to update its rules and open up more lanes for 5G. The FCC released a public notice, inviting comments on the petition. The petition asks the FCC to update its rules to promote two-way mobile broadband service in an underused spectrum band, 12.2-12.7 GHz.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: FCC
Countries: United States
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

US govt starts 5G research project, to build 4 city testbeds

Published 17 Jul 2016 15:18 CET | United States
The US government announced the start of the Advanced Wireless Research Initiative (AWRI), a public-private partnership ...

FCC approves spectrum over 24 GHz for 5G

Published 15 Jul 2016 08:55 CET | United States
The FCC has adopted new rules opening up spectrum for the development of the next generation of mobile services. The US is the ...

FCC chairman pledges to open up high-band spectrum for 5G

Published 21 Jun 2016 09:58 CET | United States
FCC chairman Tom Wheeler has pledged to make a wide range of spectrum available in order to ensure the US takes the lead in ...

CTIA calls for high-band spectrum for 5G

Published 16 Jun 2016 15:19 CET | United States
US mobile industry lobby group CTIA has released a paper outlining why high-band spectrum, or bands above 6 GHz, is needed to ...

Keysight Technologies, Datang Telecom enter 5G MOU

Published 18 May 2016 09:58 CET | China
Keysight Technologies and Datang Telecom Group entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a strategic ...

FCC starts moving universal licensing system to the cloud

Published 16 May 2016 10:06 CET | United States
The FCC has announced the start of a multi-year modernisation process for the Universal Licensing System (ULS), one of several ...

Verizon, T-Mobile US apply for 5G test licences

Published 29 Mar 2016 10:42 CET | United States
Verizon has requested special temporary authority (STA) from the FCC to test equipment from Ericsson, Intel, Qualcomm and Samsung ...

T-Mobile US to test 5G with Ericsson, Nokia

Published 23 Feb 2016 15:45 CET | United States
T-Mobile US announced at Mobile World Congress that it is developing a 5G pre-standards based test systems for lab and field ...

Verizon starts 5G field tests

Published 22 Feb 2016 08:19 CET | United States
Ericsson announced it's supplying 5G radio prototypes to Verizon for live field trials. In 5G field trials held in February, ...

FCC commissioner backs 28GHz for 5G, even if US stands alone

Published 15 Feb 2016 11:27 CET | United States
The US should accelerate its move to allow telecom operators to use 28 GHz spectrum to help the country win "the race to 5G", FCC ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

03 Aug RingCentral Q2 2020
03 Aug Harmonic Q2 2020
03 Aug SBA Communications Q2
03 Aug WoW! Q2 2020
03 Aug Liberty Global Q2 2020
03 Aug NTT Docomo fiscal Q1
03 Aug Cirrus Logic Q1
03 Aug Ceragon Networks Q2
04 Aug Arista Networks Q2 2020
04 Aug Softbank fiscal Q1
04 Aug TIM Q2 2020
04 Aug Inphi Q2 2020
04 Aug Otelco Q2 2020
04 Aug Allot Q2 2020
04 Aug Twilio Q2 2020
04 Aug Boingo Wireless Q2 2020
04 Aug NeoPhotonics Q2 2020
05 Aug Smith Micro Software Q2 2020
05 Aug Inseego Q2 2020
05 Aug Infinera Q2 2020
05 Aug Fitbit Q2 2020
05 Aug Roku Q2 2020
05 Aug Ribbon Communications Q2 2020
05 Aug Magyar Telekom Q2 2020
05 Aug Extreme Networks fiscal Q4
05 Aug Zynga Q2 2020
05 Aug Dasan Zhone Solutions Q2 2020
05 Aug Dialog Semiconductor Q2 2020
05 Aug CenturyLink Q2
05 Aug Samsung Galaxy Unpacked event
::: More Calendar Items