& cplSiteName &
TIA - Global Policy
Latest Content
Page 1 / 2   >   >>
TIA Report: Broadband Demand Drives Highest Telecom Industry Growth Since 2000
TIA - Global Policy  | 
2/1/2007  |  Post a comment
U.S. revenue grows 9.3 percent, worldwide revenue up 11.2 percent
Expand Your Access to the ICET Universe… at NXTcomm07
TIA - Global Policy  | 
2/1/2007  |  Post a comment
Exhibit at the new global forum and marketplace in Chicago, June 18-21
TIA Broadband and Technology Breakfast Features Congressman Rick Boucher
TIA - Global Policy  | 
2/1/2007  |  Post a comment
Discussion focuses on issues important to member companies
TIA Schedules International Committee Meeting
TIA - Global Policy  | 
1/24/2007  |  Post a comment
Announces international business development event
Chairman Martin Announces Staff Changes at FCC
TIA - Global Policy  | 
1/19/2007  |  Post a comment
Four bureau chiefs and deputy counsel appointed
Mike Nunes Joins TIA as International Director
TIA - Global Policy  | 
1/11/2007  |  Post a comment
Brings broad experience to international activities
FCC Approves Merger Between AT&T and BellSouth
TIA - Global Policy  | 
1/5/2007  |  Post a comment
Newly formed company agrees to certain conditions, including abiding by “net neutrality” provisions for two years
FCC Adopts Rules on Video Franchising for New Market Entrants
TIA - Global Policy  | 
12/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Order will define unreasonable actions by Local Franchising Authorities
Regulators Offer Sarbanes-Oxley Relief
TIA - Global Policy  | 
12/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Measure could extend filing deadline for small businesses
Grant Seiffert Appointed TIA President as Matt Flanigan Retires December 31
TIA - Global Policy  | 
12/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Flanigan concludes 40-year telecom career after nearly 13 years as association president
TIA Broadband and Technology Luncheon Features FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell
TIA - Global Policy  | 
12/8/2006  |  Post a comment
Discussion focuses on competition in video programming market, wireless penetration and use of spectrum
FCC Chairman Kevin Martin Confirmed by Senate to Serve Second Term
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/30/2006  |  Post a comment
Martin to continue to work to provide regulatory environment that promotes competition and drives investment and innovation while protecting consumers and promoting public safety
Alcatel and Lucent to Move Forward With Merger Transaction
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/30/2006  |  Post a comment
Merger expected to be complete by November 30, 2006
Incoming Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid Announces Senate Democratic Leadership for 110th Congress
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/17/2006  |  Post a comment
Trent Lott selected as Senate Minority Whip
TIA to Co-Host Dinner Session with Affiliate Office in Beijing during ITU TELECOM WORLD 2006
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/10/2006  |  Post a comment
Attendees to hear executives speak to what it will take for China to become an innovation player in the convergent media industry
Broadband and Technology Luncheon Features Federal Trade Commission Chairman Deborah Platt Majoras
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/10/2006  |  Post a comment
Discussion focuses on the FTC’s hearings “Protecting Consumer’s in the Next Tech-ade”
Election Results 2007
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/10/2006  |  Post a comment
Democrats Take the House, Senate Races being Tallied
TIA Provides Discussion on U.S. Wireless Broadband Access to Chinese Delegation
TIA - Global Policy  | 
11/2/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA outlines association’s key goals and initiatives
TIA Speaks with Australian Communications and Media Authority Chairman
TIA - Global Policy  | 
10/26/2006  |  Post a comment
ACMA Chairman Chris Chapman discusses ACMA’s primary goals and initiatives
President Bush Signs SAFE Port Act
TIA - Global Policy  | 
10/18/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation includes Warning, Alert and Response Network (WARN) Act
Broadband and Technology Luncheon Features Acting Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information John Kneuer
TIA - Global Policy  | 
10/12/2006  |  Post a comment
Discussion focused on NTIA’s interoperability grant program, set-top-box voucher program and Spectrum Management Advisory Committee
National Academies of Science Holds Convocation on Innovation
TIA - Global Policy  | 
10/5/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA believes research funding will contribute significantly toward furthering communications technology in the United States
Congress Passes Warning, Alert and Response Network Act (WARN Act) as Part of Larger Port Security Bill
TIA - Global Policy  | 
10/5/2006  |  Post a comment
WARN Act will establish a voluntary, national emergency alert system and allocate $106 million for these purposes, as authorized by reconciliation bill passed earlier this year
TIA Holds Communications Research Division Meeting
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Division’s upcoming networking hard problem conference, federal appropriations for basic research, innovation legislation and future activities discussed
Senate Commerce Committee Chairman Gives Statement Supporting Communications Bill
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation encourages broadband deployment, video choice, lower prices for consumers, and makes available $1 billion for nation’s first responders
TIA and EIA Urge Senate Leadership to Pass Key Appropriations and Innovation Legislation Before Year’s End
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/20/2006  |  Post a comment
Final Senate passage of the Commerce, Justice and State and Energy Appropriations Acts will mark the first step in increased investment in the physical sciences in key federal research offices
TIA Holds Press Conference to Discuss Video Franchise Legislation
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/20/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA to Senate: Video franchise legislation passage needed to bolster innovation, accelerate broadband deployment
TIA Commends Senate for Passing Warning, Alert and Response Network Act (WARN Act); Urges Legislation to Go to Conference
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/13/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation critical to ensuring timely creation of state-of-the-art emergency alert system envisioned by President Bush
TIA Holds Video Franchise Press Briefing on September 14
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/13/2006  |  Post a comment
Press briefing features high-level executives from Corning Cable Systems, ANDA Networks and Tellabs
TIA to Hold Video Franchise Press Briefing on September 14
TIA - Global Policy  | 
9/7/2006  |  Post a comment
Press briefing to feature high-level executives from Corning Cable Systems, ANDA Networks and Tellabs
TIA Letter to Senate Leadership Urges Passage of Video Franchising Legislation
TIA - Global Policy  | 
8/31/2006  |  Post a comment
ATOR Act can accelerate investment in broadband networks
TIA Urges Passage of Senate Telecom Reform Bill
TIA - Global Policy  | 
8/24/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation would renew investment in broadband networks and long-overdue competition in video marketplace
Broadband over Power Line Addressed at FCC Open Meeting
TIA - Global Policy  | 
8/16/2006  |  Post a comment
FCC issues a memorandum opinion and order regarding BPL Internet access service
R&D Tax Credit Continues to Languish
TIA - Global Policy  | 
8/9/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA president and EIA president/CEO release joint statement expressing disappointment over failure to vote on and extend credit
United States Access Board Names TIA to New Advisory Committee
TIA - Global Policy  | 
8/4/2006  |  Post a comment
Board focused on design criteria for disabilities equipment
Senate Appropriations Fully Funds American Competitiveness Initiative Requests for NIST and NSF; Education and Defense Votes This Week
TIA - Global Policy  | 
7/27/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA is pleased with committee’s approval of $5.99 billion in funding for NSF and of $764 million for NIST
TIA/Hughes Testify in Hearing on Telecommuting
TIA - Global Policy  | 
7/27/2006  |  Post a comment
Testimony focuses on current and next-generation networks’ ability to offer advanced services such as teleworking
Senate Appropriations Fully Funds American Competitiveness Initiative Requests for NIST and NSF; Education and Defense Votes This Week
TIA - Global Policy  | 
7/19/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA is pleased with committee’s approval of $5.99 billion in funding for NSF and of $764 million for NIST
TIA/Hughes Testify in Hearing on Telecommuting
TIA - Global Policy  | 
7/19/2006  |  Post a comment
Testimony focuses on current and next-generation networks’ ability to offer advanced services such as teleworking
TIA Member Executives to Participate in Call-In Conference to Highlight Benefits of Telecom Reform
TIA - Global Policy  | 
7/13/2006  |  Post a comment
Call will provide member company executives the opportunity to discuss positive impact of successful passage of telecom reform legislation
Senate Commerce Committee Passes Telecom Reform Legislation
TIA - Global Policy  | 
7/6/2006  |  Post a comment
Legislation passes Senate Commerce Committee by a vote of 15 to 7
Senate Commerce Committee Continues Telecom Reform Markup
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Next step – consideration by full Senate
TIA Participates in Successful Science & Math Exhibition on Capitol Hill
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/29/2006  |  Post a comment
Tapping America’s Potential Forum Math and Science Fair in D.C. draws nearly 450 attendees
House Energy and Commerce Committee Holds Hearing on Universal Service Fund
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/22/2006  |  Post a comment
Witnesses include representatives from the FCC, USTelecom, NCTA and CTIA
TIA Testifies at Final Senate Commerce Committee Hearing on Telecom Reform Bill
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/15/2006  |  Post a comment
Dave McCurdy, president and CEO of EIA, represents TIA and EIA
Telecom Industry Calls for Increased Federal Funding for Basic Research to Assure Long-Term Competitiveness
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/7/2006  |  Post a comment
TIA holds press conference at GLOBALCOMM™ 2006
TIA Hosts Innovation Discussion with Key Thought Leaders During Government Summit at GLOBALCOMM™ 2006
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/7/2006  |  Post a comment
Panelists discuss Bush Administration’s American Competitiveness Initiative
TIA Hosts Inaugural GLOBALCOMM™ Government Summit
TIA - Global Policy  | 
6/7/2006  |  Post a comment
Summit offers perspective on legislation, regulation and policies shaping the ICT industry today
TIA's GLOBALCOMM™ Government Summit Offers Exciting Panels, High Level Speakers
TIA - Global Policy  | 
5/31/2006  |  Post a comment
Summit to offer perspective on legislation, regulations and policies shaping the ICT industry
Page 1 / 2   >   >>


From The Founder
Kicking off BCE 2017, Light Reading founder Steve Saunders lays blame for NFV's slow ramp-up and urges telecom to return to old-fashioned standards building and interoperability.
Flash Poll
Live Streaming Video
Charting the CSP's Future
Six different communications service providers join to debate their visions of the future CSP, following a landmark presentation from AT&T on its massive virtualization efforts and a look back on where the telecom industry has been and where it's going from two industry veterans.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
Cisco: Mentoring Critical to Attract & Retain Women

7|19|17   |   6:40   |   (1) comment


Liz Centoni, senior vice president and general manager of Cisco's Computing System Product Group, shares why mentoring in all its forms is important for women and what Cisco is doing that's made a difference for women in tech.
LRTV Custom TV
Gigabit LTE With Snapdragon 835

7|12|17   |     |   (1) comment


At an event in Wembley stadium, EE used its live network to demonstrate gigabit LTE using a Sony Xperia XZ Premium smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 chip.
LRTV Custom TV
Implementing Machine Intelligence With Guavus

7|12|17   |     |   (0) comments


Guavus unites big data and machine intelligence, enabling many of the the largest service providers in the world to save money and drive measureable revenue. Learn how applying Machine Intelligence substantially reduces operational costs and in many cases can eliminate subscriber impact, meaning a better subscriber experience and higher NPS.
LRTV Custom TV
Unlocking Customer Experience Insights With Machine Intelligence

7|12|17   |     |   (0) comments


When used to analyze operational data and to drive operational decisions, machine intelligence reduces the number of tasks which require human intervention. Guavus invested in Machine Intelligence early. Learn about the difference between Machine Learning and Machine Intelligence.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
Verizon VP Talks Network, Career Planning

7|12|17   |   4:49   |   (0) comments


Heidi Hemmer, vice president of Technology, Strategy & Planning at Verizon, shares how bold bets and the future of tech define her career.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Masergy's NFV Journey

7|11|17   |     |   (0) comments


Ray Watson, vice president of global technology at Masergy, discusses the advantages and challenges in entering the still-maturing NFV market for the past three years.
Telecom Innovators Video Showcase
Mavenir on RCS Cloud Platform & Multi-ID

7|10|17   |     |   (0) comments


Guillaume Le Mener, head of marketing and corporate development at Mavenir, discussed RCS and the recent launch of Multi-ID, which supports T-Mobile's DIGITS, the revolutionary new technology that breaks down the limitation of one number per phone and one phone per number.
LRTV Custom TV
ADTRAN Executive Outlines Trends in Next-Generation 10-Gigabit Cable Networks

7|10|17   |     |   (0) comments


Hossam Salib, VP of Cable and Wireless Strategy at ADTRAN, outlines key trends as MSOs begin to deploy next-generation Gigabit and 10-Gigabit cable networks. In the interview, Hossam outlines the advantages of a Fiber Deep architecture, FTTH options including EPON and RFoG, and the importance of SDN and NFV in building next-generation high-bandwidth cable networks.
LRTV Interviews
Global Capacity: Bandwidth Demand Driving Ethernet Growth

7|6|17   |   6:37   |   (0) comments


At Light Reading's Big Communications Event in Austin, Texas, Global Capacity's VP of Marketing Mary Stanhope talks about how the demand for bandwidth is changing the way service providers deliver broadband services.
LRTV Interviews
Colt's Services Chief on Digital Delivery

7|5|17   |   16:12   |   (0) comments


Rogier Bronsgeest, the chief customer experience officer (chief CEO!) at Colt, discusses the way in which the service provider interacts with its customers these days and his aggressive net promoter score (NPS) targets.
Women in Comms Introduction Videos
BT VP: Women Should Fill Security Talent Gap

7|5|17   |   6:00   |   (2) comments


By 2020 there will be six security jobs for every qualified worker, and Kate Kuehn, vice president of Security for BT in the Americas, says BT wants to encourage women to fill the shortage in jobs.
LRTV Interviews
Colt Sales Exec on Services Trends

7|4|17   |   12:59   |   (0) comments


Colt's sales director for enterprise, James Kershaw, sheds some light on the services currently in demand and how network upgrades are influencing customer demand.
Upcoming Live Events
September 28, 2017, Denver, CO
October 18, 2017, Colorado Convention Center - Denver, CO
November 1, 2017, The Royal Garden Hotel
November 1, 2017, The Montcalm Marble Arch
November 2, 2017, 8 Northumberland Avenue, London, UK
November 30, 2017, The Westin Times Square
All Upcoming Live Events
Infographics
With the mobile ecosystem becoming increasingly vulnerable to security threats, AdaptiveMobile has laid out some of the key considerations for the wireless community.
Hot Topics
Mobile to Power Online Video Consumption – Zenith
Aditya Kishore, Practice Leader, Video Transformation, Telco Transformation, 7/19/2017
Can Mushroom Sprout in Crowded SD-WAN Field?
Carol Wilson, Editor-at-large, 7/18/2017
AI Will Be Ubiquitous in 2020 but Overhyped in 2017 – Gartner
Sarah Thomas, Director, Women in Comms, 7/18/2017
Facing the Facebook Video Threat
Gary Miles, Chief Marketing Officer, Amdocs, 7/17/2017
Comcast Accelerates Into 15 IoT Markets
Mari Silbey, Senior Editor, Cable/Video, 7/18/2017
Like Us on Facebook
Twitter Feed
BETWEEN THE CEOs - Executive Interviews
Following a recent board meeting, the New IP Agency (NIA) has a new strategy to help accelerate the adoption of NFV capabilities, explains the Agency's Founder and Secretary, Steve Saunders.
One of the nice bits of my job (other than the teeny tiny salary, obviously) is that I get to pick and choose who I interview for this slot on the Light Reading home ...
Animals with Phones
Fuzzy Quick Fix Click Here
If you can't access it, is it really broken?
Live Digital Audio

Playing it safe can only get you so far. Sometimes the biggest bets have the biggest payouts, and that is true in your career as well. For this radio show, Caroline Chan, general manager of the 5G Infrastructure Division of the Network Platform Group at Intel, will share her own personal story of how she successfully took big bets to build a successful career, as well as offer advice on how you can do the same. We’ll cover everything from how to overcome fear and manage risk, how to be prepared for where technology is going in the future and how to structure your career in a way to ensure you keep progressing. Chan, a seasoned telecom veteran and effective risk taker herself, will also leave plenty of time to answer all your questions live on the air.