Cruz, Thune Lead on Spectrum

By James Erwin It’s finally here. Shortly after the one-year anniversary of the FCC’s spectrum auction authority expiring on due to congressional inaction, Senators Ted Cruz (R-Texas) and John Thune (R-S.D.) introduced a bill to remedy this dysfunction.  The short, five-page bill would finally restore the FCC’s auction authority until September 30,…

FCC Makes Headway in Shared Spectrum

The FCC announced on Monday, September 16th that it would approve five spectrum access system administrators to begin initial commercial deployments in the 3.5 GHz band.