Keyword: Michael O'Rielly
Ericsson CEO Börje Ekholm met with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai earlier this week to discuss spectrum issues, including the importance of the C-band for operators’ mid-band spectrum needs.
The FCC voted unanimously Thursday to make it easier for small satellite operators to get their constellations approved and launched, but some commissioners are calling for greater efforts to manage space debris.
Ericsson warned the FCC that if it adopts a two-tranche approach promoted by the C-Band Alliance (CBA), it would have a “detrimental impact” on the development of a 5G ecosystem in the 3.7GHz-4.2GHz band.
FCC Commissioner Michael O’Rielly might have been preaching to the choir at the Brooklyn 5G Summit on Thursday, but he didn’t mince words when it came to his view on the mid-band spectrum conundrum in the U.S.
The FCC has teed up a lot of millimeter wave spectrum, but it's falling short in when it comes to midband spectrum for 5G.
FedEx has been studying the Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) for a while now, and it’s asking the FCC for an extension of tests in Tennessee.
The FCC released the results of tests conducted to see if unlicensed devices could share spectrum with Dedicated Short Range Communications (DSRC).
For the Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA), the FCC’s rule change on Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) was disappointing.
The FCC adopted changes to the rules governing the licensed portion of the 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) band.
The FCC concluded its September open meeting Wednesday with no new action on the CBRS band, but commissioners were still asked about its status.