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  • Intel Purchases Powerwave Patent Portfolio

    AGL LiveSANTA CLARA, California, Sept. 10, 2014 – Intel Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to buy over 1,400 patents and patent applications from an affiliate of The Gores Group, which obtained the patents in the Chapter 11 bankruptcy of Powerwave Technologies. Powerwave was a pioneer in telecommunications infrastructure products, including ... • Continue
  • Phoenix Tower International Acquires American Tower’s Panamanian business

    AGL LiveSeptember 8, 2014 – Phoenix Tower International has acquired American Tower Corporation’s Panamanian business, which consists of 60 telecommunications sites. The sites represent a mix of towers in urban and suburban locations across the country occupied by all of the major Panamanian wireless carriers. “With this latest acquisition, Phoenix Tower International further ... • Continue
  • Opinion: The 21st Century CTIA

    AGL LiveBy Ernest Worthman – September 11, 2014 — Having attended CTIA since the early 1990s, I have many years, and many hard-earned aisle-miles of this show under my belt. One of the things I like most about the show is the progressive evolution it has shown over the last few years. ... • Continue
  • Foundation Formed to Aid Families of Tower Casualties

    AGL LiveBy J. Sharpe Smith – September 11, 2014 — A foundation to provide financial assistance to family members of severely injured or deceased tower workers was launched yesterday at a reception during Super Mobility Week in Las Vegas. The Tower Industry Family Support Charitable Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non profit that was ... • Continue
  • FCC Reduces Tower Lighting Fine

    agl-post-image-defaultBy J. Sharpe Smith– September 4, 2014 — The FCC has reduced the fine levied against Telava Wireless, which owns, manages and develops carrier-grade microwave towers, to $7,500. The company was cited for failing to monitor its antenna structure lighting and for delaying the repair of the unlit antenna structure in ... • Continue

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  • Saw Signals Tower Opportunities at 2.5 GHz

    AGL LiveBy J. Sharpe Smith – September 10, 2014 — John Saw, Sprint chief network officer, discussed the challenges the carrier has faced with its NetWork Vision build out and the opportunities that it represents for expanding its tri-band LTE network, during a keynote conversation with Berge Ayvazian, analyst with UBM, at ... • Continue
  • Rural Roaming Partners a Boon to Sprint LTE Build Out

    AGL LiveBy J. Sharpe Smith – September 10, 2014 — With the inking of LTE agreements with 15 additional rural and regional network carriers, Sprint has now grown its Rural Roaming Preferred Provider program to includes 27 carriers, which will extend LTE coverage in 27 states, covering 565,000 square miles and a ... • Continue
  • New Opportunities in the Tower Industry

    AGL LiveBy Don Bishop – September 10, 2014 — Speaking at a session yesterday in the Tower and Small Cell Summit collocated with Super Mobility Week in Las Vegas, three industry executives gave their perspectives on new opportunities in the tower industry. Jeff Lime, vice president Ventev Wireless Infrastructure, division of Tessco Technologies, ... • Continue
  • Boingo Wireless Expands Services Technologically and Geographically

    interview with Dr. Derek PetersonBy Don Bishop – September 10, 2014 — AGL Media Group’s CEO and publisher, Rich Biby, P.E., interviewed Dr. Derek Peterson, CTO of Boingo Wireless. Peterson told Biby that Boingo Wireless has been a small cell and Wi-Fi provider for about 13 years. “We do large venues such as airports and ... • Continue
  • Worldwide Spectrum – Time to Share

    small-cell-post-image-defaultBy Ernest Worthman – August 28, 2014 — New models of spectrum management are being proposed by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Among the recommendations the organization puts forth is to persuade various license holders to share their spectrum for unlicensed applications. One of those recommendations is to hold ... • Continue