Keyword: Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA)
Stakeholders in the 3.5 GHz space are arguing down to the wire to ensure their objectives get met at the FCC meeting on Oct. 23.
A wide range of players in the fixed wireless space are noisily cheering the upcoming release of 3.5 GHz CBRS spectrum for commercial use.
As expected, the FCC’s latest plan for the 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) band isn’t going to please everyone.
CTIA and T-Mobile are repeating their calls for larger licensed areas and 10-year license terms for CBRS.
The Wireless Internet Service Providers Association (WISPA) applauded the FCC for its proposal to free up spectrum in the 2.5 GHz frequency band for commercial broadband services in rural areas.
The fixed wireless community sent a letter to the FCC signed by 182 providers urging the commission to keep census tract-sized licenses for CBRS.
WISPA took to Twitter to lobby for the interests of mostly smaller entities that want to use the 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS) band.
The FCC’s draft NPRM seeking public comment on the 3.7-4.2 GHz band received praise from industry, including satellite players.
The FCC will vote on a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that seeks more feedback on how to make better use of the 3.7-4.2 GHz band, a.k.a. the C-Band.