FCC and NTIA overhaul spectrum coordination agreement


The agencies sign a memorandum of understanding intended to increase cooperation and promote more efficient use of spectrum.

The importance of spectrum sharing to the future of war


As 5G mobile networks mature, everybody from the DOD to commercial companies wants a piece of the spectrum.

DOD wants help figuring out spectrum sharing ahead of commercial 5G auction


The Pentagon issued a request for information on innovative spectrum sharing solutions " to understand both the art of the possible, as well as current industry trends in spectrum utilization."

Pentagon opens bids on 5G prototypes at military bases


Under the first three solicitations released so far, work will take place at Marine Corps Logistics Base Albany, Georgia; Joint Base Lewis-McChord in Washington; and Naval Base San Diego, California.

Big telecom spent big bucks in FCC’s AWS-3 auction


Four companies spent over 97 percent of the total amount raised in the AWS-3 spectrum auction, which closed Thursday.

FCC rakes in over $44 billion as spectrum auction closes


The result of the AWS-3 auction set a record for the FCC and nicely sets up the forthcoming broadcast spectrum auction.