TITLE

FCC mandates wireless mobile data roaming

AUTHOR(S)
JACKSON, DONNY
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Urgent Communications;May2011, Vol. 29 Issue 5, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the decision released by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) that states that wireless carriers must allow subscribers from other carriers to roam onto their high-speed mobile data networks. It notes that the ruling will give smaller carriers an avenue to provide nationwide data coverage needed to give consumers competitive marketplace choices. It cites the legal implications of the new rule according to commissioners Robert McDowell and Meredith Attwell.
ACCESSION #
60706638

 

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