Local Governments Seek Hearing in Internet Case
- Will New FCC Rules Pomote Competition? Krapf, Eric // Business Communications Review;Feb2003, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p10
Focuses on the rules imposed by the U.S. Federal Communication Commission on Internet service providers. Provision of competitive services by regional Bell operating companies; Impact of the rules imposed on market competition; Elimination of Unbundled Network Element-Platform.
- Absence of intervention. Taylor, Jennifer // Telephony;05/31/99, Vol. 236 Issue 22, p48
Assesses the United States Federation Communications Commission's (FCC) Internet policy. Reason behind the exemption of enhanced Internet service providers (ISP) from paying access charges; Complaints of local carriers on ISP; Benefits of the Internet policy of FCC.
- IP telephony charges in question. Hirschman, Carolyn // Telephony;04/27/98, Vol. 234 Issue 17, p86
Details the tentative plan of the US Federal Communications Commission to regulate Internet service providers (ISP). Exemption given to ISPs from universal service payments; Universal service and access charges imposed on phone-to-phone Internet telephony; Ruling of the commission that Internet...
- Court's decision on net neutrality a big loss for president. Hart, Kim; Romm, Tony // Hill;4/7/2010, Vol. 17 Issue 36, p1
The article reports on the legality of Internet usage in the U.S., wherein the country's President Barrack Obama called for rules that prohibits Internet service providers which include Verizon and Comcast Corp. from interfering with Web traffic.
- Rules of the road. Thorsen, Carl; Keller, Lawrence; Schweikert, Walter // America's Network;04/15/99, Vol. 103 Issue 6, p20
Discusses how technology shifts can spare United States regulators the difficult task of changing internet service providers (ISP) regulation. Ways by which ISP can provide voice and data services to an Internet user; How users can access ISPs through the switched network; View of the Federal...
- Eight circuit court upholds FCC rulings. // Telephony;08/24/98, Vol. 235 Issue 8, p64
Reports on a federal court's decision to uphold the United States Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) ruling which exempts Internet service providers from paying access charges.
- Puerto Rico prepares for local implementation of National Broadband Plan. HERNANDEZ, GINA M. // Caribbean Business;5/20/2010, Vol. 38 Issue 19, p62
The article focuses on the National Broadband Plan (NBP) introduced by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. Since Puerto Rico is part of the U.S. territory it is included in the NBP and the residents will get access affordable, Internet services by 2020. According to Sandra Torres...
- Wireless carriers want space on your roof. Rohde, David // Network World;06/07/99, Vol. 16 Issue 23, p31
Reports that wireless local loop carriers are asking the United States Federal Communications Commission to force commercial real estate owners to let them install antennas on rooftops and offer building tenants a choice of local loop technology. Battle with Building Owners and Managers...
- Inside The Beltway 07/20/12. // CT Reports;7/20/2012, p1
The article presents information on a broadband performance study conducted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) which revealed that most Internet service providers (ISPs) of the country are delivering broadband speeds as advertised.