NYSWA News Archives

NYSWA Members Call Upon NYS PSC to Reduce Barriers to Deployment

In an October 23rd filing to the New York State Public Service Commission, NYSWA reinforced the contributions of the wireless industry and urged the PSC to “streamline and reduce barriers to the deployment of wireless infrastructure”. The filing was prepared by Board President, Christopher Fisher of Cuddy& Feder and David Bronston, Board Secretary of Phillips Lytle … Read more

NYSWA Member Company AT&T Sponsors Poll on Cell Phone Use in NY State

NYSWA is proud to announce the results of of a Siena Research Institute poll sponsored by member company AT&T. Siena Research Institute Poll: Cell Phones Used by 90 Percent of New Yorkers; Smartphones Used by Nearly Two-Thirds   Landlines No Longer Found in 21 Percent of NY Homes   Three-Quarters of NYers Text; Majority Use … Read more

PCIA Applauds Joint Release of Materials to Aid Deployment Across America

The head of PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association, Jonathan Adelstein, applauded the release of a model ordinance chapter and application checklist prepared by a consortium of organizations in response to a direct request from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC). “This is a big step toward improving the siting of wireless broadband facilities that America needs to deliver the … Read more

Wireless Forum 2013 Registration is Now Open!

Registration to Wireless Forum 2013 is now open! New York State Wireless Association’s 6th annual trade show and conference will be held on June 14th in New York City’s “Silicon Alley” at Pier 60. “We are excited to bring NYSWA’s annual show to New York City this year. We have an incredible momentum built up … Read more

FCC Releases 16th Mobile Wireless Competition Report

PCIA Reports: Last night, the Commission released its statutorily-required Report on Competition in Mobile Wireless Services, which analyzes mobile wireless service market conditions during 2010 and 2011, as well as during 2012 to the extent data are available. The report also considers “downstream” markets, including wireless infrastructure and backhaul, and how these markets impact the … Read more