RTG refutes AT&T’s claim that data roaming is not a commercial mobile radio service

It is short-sighted to ignore the eventuality of both wholly IP-based 3G and 4G mobile networks The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) filed comments with the FCC today refuting AT&T's claim that data roaming is not [...]

November 9th, 2010|Categories: FCC Filings, Press Releases, Roaming|Tags: , , , , , |

RTG encourages the FCC to implement its expanded HAC requirements in a measured and multi-phase manner

RTG Urges the FCC to require manufacturers to provide HAC-rated devices directly to smaller providers The Rural Telecommunications Group (RTG) filed comments yesterday regarding the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC or Commission) proposed rules governing hearing [...]

October 26th, 2010|Categories: FCC Filings, Handsets, Legislation, Press Releases|Tags: , |

RTG files ex parte regarding roaming obligations of CMRS providers and other providers of mobile data services

Click here for a copy of the letter filed on May 24th withdrawing RTG's position on in-market roaming from RTG’s Petition for Reconsideration in the Alltel/Verizon merger. RTG reiterates its remaining positions on data roaming, [...]

May 24th, 2010|Categories: Competition, FCC Filings, Roaming|Tags: , , , , , , |

CMRS Competition Report Reply Comments

The FCC should re-evaluate the quality of the source data used to reach conclusions regarding market areas actually served by CMRS operators, because using faulty data will distort the competitive analysis. Additionally, the Commission should [...]

July 14th, 2009|Categories: Competition, FCC Filings|Tags: , , |