Tag: PALs

Mobile Networks

Mobi signs deal with Federated for 5G CBRS, launches pilot in continental US

January 17, 2023

Via: RCR Wireless News

Hawaiian service provider Mobi is expanding its horizons, signing a new deal with Federated Wireless to harness CBRS for a 5G wireless broadband service and launching a pilot mobile virtual network operator service in the continental U.S. Mobi won three […]


2021: The year when more enterprises take connectivity into their own hands

January 28, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

2020 saw the successful conclusion of 3.5 GHz CBRS spectrum auctions for Priority Access Licenses (PALs). Run by the FCC, the process raised $4.58 billion in bids and gave U.S. enterprises a golden opportunity to take direct ownership of their […]


CBRS gains more support from Infovista, Select Spectrum

September 30, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

With the Priority Access License Auction concluded, the Citizens Broadband Radio Service continues to expand its ecosystem related to the secondary PALs market and network planning tools. Select Spectrum, a secondary spectrum broker, said this week (pdf) that it plans […]


PALs auction: $3 billion and counting

August 11, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Priority Access License auction has raised $3 billion in bids after 34 rounds. The number of licenses that are still seeing competitive bids is now at about 256 counties out of the more than 3,200 counties in the U.S. […]

Hardware, Wireless

Four CBRS predictions

July 13, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Citizens Broadband Radio Service has a lot going for it: a 150-megahertz slice of midband spectrum, a substantial device and equipment ecosystem and early commercial deployments that were given a full go-head by the Federal Communications Commission in January […]

Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Get ready for the PAL auction

June 3, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

In July, the FCC will begin an auction for Priority Access Licenses (PALs) in the CBRS band. In each county, bidders will be seeking access to spectrum that won’t be disrupted by general (unlicensed) users. They can use the band […]


FCC gives CBRS the nod for full commercial deployment

January 28, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

The Federal Communications Commission officially gave the nod yesterday for full commercial deployment in the Citizens Broadband Radio Service shared spectrum, certifying CommScope, Federated Wireless, Google and Sony as Spectrum Access System administrators for a five-year period. The FCC and […]