PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association issued the following response regarding President Barack Obama’s Wireless Innovation and Infrastructure Initiative:
February 10, 2011 – Alexandria, VA – PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association welcomes the announcement of President Obama’s Wireless Innovation and Infrastructure Initiative and the Broadband Acceleration Initiative of the Federal Communications Commission. Both of these recognize that rapid, cost-effective deployment of wireless infrastructure is absolutely essential to the ability of the United States to lead the world in wireless services, with all of the critical benefits they bring. Alleviating barriers to deployment is vital to ensuring that robust next generation wireless services are available to wireless users across the country.
PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association will continue its work with the Administration, Congress, the FCC and other stakeholders to eliminate barriers facing wireless deployment, thereby improving access and stimulating investment and job growth.
PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association is the trade association representing the companies that make up the wireless telecommunications infrastructure industry. Our members include the carriers, infrastructure providers and professional services firms that own and manage more than 125,000 telecommunications facilities throughout the world.