Coverage of Telecom Council panel on Government Telecom Policy

Press coverage by Alan Weissberger at In a lively Telecom Council panel session sponsored by AT&T, seven industry executives discussed the ramifications for the U.S. government’s stimulus package and federal budget proposal as related to broadband policy – offering a realistic view at what is involved in building out broadband, particularly using WiMAX and […]

Moderating Forum on Government Telecom Policy & Priorities

I’m happy to announce I will be moderating an Executive Forum, organized by the Silicon Valley Telecom Council, on Government Telecom Policy and Priorities this March 2nd at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara. This is a sequel to an event on wireless policy I moderated last July. The March 2nd event will focus on […]

Commissioner Adelstein on a National Broadband Strategy

FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein comments on the need for a national broadband strategy and some of the tactics under discussion in promoting broadband deployment, particularly to underserved rural areas. Broadband deployment is measured by zip code and the threshold for broadband is 200kbps, a definition that has elicited some criticism, since that’s about the nominal […]