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The Broadband Forum has released updated guidelines to providers to enable competition and offer greater interoperability for operators when it comes to software-defined fiber access networks. The Broadband Forum’s most recent release provides specifications for operator’s systems to make better use of and easily exchange information...

There has been an increased demand for accurate broadband data to pinpoint service availability and areas of improvement. Government entities and telecommunications service providers alike are seeking a one-stop solution for their broadband information needs. Broadband maps can provide these organizations with the ability to...

The FCC has released a plan for addressing broadband discrimination in the United States. Chairwoman, Jessica Rosenworcel, of the Federal Communications Commission has announced its plan of developing a cross-agency task force to address and eradicate broadband or digital discrimination. What is Broadband Discrimination? Digital or broadband discrimination...

BT and OneWeb are developing a low-orbiting satellite functionality for a multitude of services. Other companies are noticing a rural broadband solution. Telecoms have been developing a variety of rural broadband solutions to bridge the digital divide. BT Mobile, a United Kingdom Mobile Virtual Network Provider,...

The coronavirus pandemic has created a need for government relief packages. This includes $7 billion for US broadband. Keep on reading to learn more. A $900 billion Coronavirus Relief Package was passed last week. What does this mean for citizens or businesses? How about US Broadband...

Learn how to get the most out of your Wi-Fi by increasing your broadband speed. During this time, most nonessential workers in various places across the world, are working from home and schools are relying on virtual learning platforms for education. This means that internet traffic...

The C-band spectrum consists of 3.7 to 4.2 GHz and was previously used for satellite cable, broadcast network programming, television, and radio stations. The FCC voted to open C-Band for terrestrial wireless broadband nearly a year ago and since then it has still been the...

It has been a recognized issue that rural areas have not been receiving as much connectivity as urbanized areas. New measures are being taken to expand fiber for those who are in need of better internet access in order to grow the overall fiber optic...

More and more companies are relying on the ability to easily locate fiber in developing areas. With emerging business and new tax incentives, people are seeking to understand and expand their local fiber optic maps. ­­­ States such as Illinois are trying to grab their stake...