Items tagged "Emergency Preparedness"
We Already Knew Broadband Should Be A Public Utility. The Pandemic Made It Obvious.March 15, 2021 Broadband Access , Broadband Affordability , Congress , Digital Redlining , EBB , Emergency Preparedness , FCC , Net Neutrality , Network Resilency , Title II , Utility Regulation
Broadband allows people to participate in the digital world, which encompasses our daily lives. It connects people with their families and friends, news on what is happening in the country and abroad, and gives access to an unlimited amount of important information and resources. During the COVID-19 pandemic, broadband has been critical in supporting online […]Read More
What America Can Do to Strengthen Its Communications InfrastructureMarch 13, 2020 Broadband , Broadband Access , Communications Infrastructure , Emergency Broadband Benefits , Emergency Preparedness , FCC , infrastructure , Network Reliability , network resiliency , Rural Broadband , Tech Transitions , VoIP
Every American should expect their communications systems to work regularly and reliably, especially during a public emergency. As we transition to new, more sophisticated and technologically-advanced networks that support an array of new services, users should expect those networks to work as reliably as the networks they replace. Those networks must also not disrupt services […]Read More