PCIA Applauds FCC’s Order on Wireless Infrastructure – Streamlined Rules Will Speed Broadband Deployment

October 17, 2014/ Alexandria, VA – Jonathan Adelstein, the President and CEO of PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association, today commended the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for its unanimous adoption of an Order to promote the deployment of wireless infrastructure. "The FCC’s action today will ease the ‘wireless data crunch,’ accelerate the... Read more

Adelstein: More Progress Needed to Site Wireless Facilities on Federal Property

Reprinted with permission of TRDaily PCIA President and Chief Executive Officer Jonathan Adelstein said today that while progress has been made to facilitate the deployment of wireless infrastructure on federal government lands and in federal buildings, more is necessary. “I spent 25 years in the Federal government, and I am proud to... Read more

PCIA CEO Says New Public-Private Job Training Initiative Will Help Create "Wireless Workforce of the Future"

October 14, 2014 / Alexandria, VA – Jonathan Adelstein, the President and CEO of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association today predicted that a new public-private job training program will fill a pressing economic need by helping to create America’s "wireless workforce of the future." Called TIRAP (the Telecommunications Industry Registered... Read more

CEO Adelstein Underscores Need for Wireless Broadband on the Farm

October 10, 2014 / Alexandria, VA - In a commentary for the Farm Industry News, Jonathan Adelstein, President & CEO of PCIA - The Wireless Infrastructure Association underscores the need for the U.S. to build next-generation wireless infrastructure in order to bridge the wireless gap, meeting the unprecedented demand for... Read more

John Deere Makes an Economic Case for Rural Broadband Expansion

  Reprinted with permission. Original article authored by Sarah Gonzalez WHITE HALL, Md., Oct. 9, 2014 - While a combine operator harvests feed corn at Clear Meadow Farm in northern Maryland, he explains that if a problem arises with his equipment, he can make a call directly from his data monitor and grant... Read more

Wireless Infrastructure's Impact on the Economy

economic impactA new report that evaluates the economic and job-creation impacts generated by projected wireless infrastructure investments finds such investment will generate as much as $1.2 trillion in economic growth and create 1.2 million new jobs.

Read more in this new study, "Wireless Broadband Infrastructure: A Catalyst for GDP and Job Growth 2013-2017," by Information Age Economics.  

 

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