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Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Auction moves to four daily rounds

August 10, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Federal Communications Commission has doubled the number of daily bidding rounds in the ongoing auction of 2.5 GHz overlay licenses, moving today from two rounds to four. The bidding total continues to move up slowly, and as of Round […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

2.5 GHz auction crawls to $143 million

August 5, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Federal Communications Commission’s 2.5 GHz auction has rounded up just $143 million in gross bids after nine rounds. The auction raised about $103 million in its first day, with six hours of bidding. IT has only brought that total […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Midband, mmWave 5G services really are better: Opensignal report

July 26, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Opensignal’s latest report digs into the mobile experience when connected to the top three U.S. carrier’s premium — or enhanced, as the testing firm puts it — 5G services: AT&T’s 5G+, T-Mobile’s Ultra Capacity 5G (5G UC) and Verizon’s 5G […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Regulators, carriers agree to phase in more C-Band use

June 20, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Verizon, AT&T, aviation industry players and federal regulators say they have come up with a series of steps that will balance continued protection of aircraft radio altimeters from potential interference by terrestrial 5G C-Band operations, but allow the carriers to […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

AT&T, Dish strike deal on internet service distribution

May 20, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Dish Network customers will be able to buy AT&T internet services, including gig-speed fiber, under a new distribution agreement between the two companies. As of this week, new and existing Dish customers can order AT&T internet services by contacting Dish. […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

FAA issues 5G-related aviation warnings

January 14, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Despite mobile network operators AT&T and Verizon working out a compromise solution with the Federal Aviation Administration to guard against possible C-Band interference in an attempt to avoid air travel impacts, the federal agency has issued more than 1,400 warnings […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

FAA publishes list of airports that will have C Band buffer zones

January 10, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

50 U.S. airports have been given 5G buffer zones per an agreement between the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and AT&T and Verizon. Following some back and forth between the two parties, the list of airports was published on Friday, and […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Verizon, AT&T change course, agree to another C-Band delay

January 4, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

After putting out a firm statement rejecting requests from the Federal Aviation Administration to further delay activation of C-Band spectrum, AT&T and Verizon have abruptly changed course and agreed to a two-week delay. Reuters reported that the operators have agreed […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

T-Mobile US ‘dominates’ 5G download speed in latest Opensignal report

October 15, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The latest Opensignal 5G experience report revealed that T-Mobile US has “an impressive lead in 5G Download Speed” thanks to its deployment progress of mid-band spectrum. T-Mobile’s score increased 35.6% since July, hitting 118.7 Mbps, while Verizon saw their average […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

AT&T tapped for $39.6M public-private fiber expansion in Indiana

October 4, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

AT&T beat out several competitors to win a nearly $40 million public-private partnership deal designed to bring almost ubiquitous fiber coverage to Vanderburgh County, Indiana. The project aims to cover more than 20,000 homes and businesses across the county and […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Test and Measurement: AT&T, T-Mo duel in recent benchmarking

September 10, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

T-Mobile US and AT&T are duking it out over performance honors in recently released network testing. Global Wireless Solutions, which released its annual national report that included testing in nearly 500 markets across 50 states, concluded that AT&T had the […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

AT&T deploys mmWave 5G testbed at University of Tennessee campus

August 18, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T said it is working with the University of Tennessee (UT) to carry out research activities using 5G millimeter wave spectrum and Multi-Access Edge Computing (MEC) technology. The AT&T 5G+ network being installed at the UT campus will enable the […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Kagan: Wireless deal good for DISH, AT&T, but not for T-Mobile US

July 23, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Congratulations to both Dish and AT&T on this new deal. And sorry to T-Mobile. Earlier this week there was a major announcement. Dish will be an MVNO reseller of the AT&T Mobility network. That’s great news for Dish and their […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Kagan: AT&T going back to the future for growth

July 12, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Let’s take a look at the present state of AT&T and take a look at their plans for growth moving forward. The AT&T brand name has been around forever as a leader in telecommunications, wireless and internet. Investors have seen […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

AT&T teams up with Texas A&M on private 5G testbed

June 22, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

AT&T’s 5G will provide the foundation for new private 5G network testing at Texas AT&T University’s RELLIS research campus, for exploration and development of commercial and defense use cases. The private 5G network testbeds will open this fall. The RELLIS […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Telecom execs, industry leaders react to chaos at the U.S. Capital

January 7, 2021

Via: Fierce Telecom News

While the nation looked on in horror as hundreds of pro-Trump rioters stormed the U.S. Capital on Wednesday, telecom execs and industry leaders took to Twitter. Dating back to 2016, telecommunications executives were bullish on President Donald Trump’s election as […]


Public Utilities, Waste Management

AT&T Announces Zero Waste Goal

May 30, 2018

Via: Waste360

As part of its commitment to create a better, more environmentally sustainable world, AT&T has set a goal to achieve zero waste at 100 of its facilities by the end of 2020. Its program will start this year and will […]


Social Services

AT&T gives NetBond users multiple cloud-to-cloud connection options

September 13, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom

AT&T business customers will soon be able to move workloads between any of their public, private and hybrid cloud platforms, leveraging the telco’s enhanced NetBond for Cloud service. As businesses move more data, systems and applications to the cloud, they […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

Verizon announces creation of network core for public safety

August 17, 2017

Via: StateScoop

Though AT&T and FirstNet remain the default choice for public safety officials pursuing the next generation of emergency communications, Verizon is looking to give them a run for their money. Verizon announced Wednesday plans to build and operate a dedicated network […]


Public Utilities, Telecommunications

AT&T, Verizon, CenturyLink gain BDS victory after court decision, but competitors remain confident about challenge

August 14, 2017

Via: Fierce Telecom

AT&T, CenturyLink and Verizon got a victory this week as the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals denied a motion to stay the effect of the FCC’s reform of its rules governing business data services (BDS), but competitive providers say they […]