Wavelengths

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Wavelengths: Has Federal Funding Solved Rural Broadband Connectivity Issues?

The availability of broadband in rural areas remains a big area of concern. The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has seemingly addressed the issue by providing funding through RDOF, or the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, but the initiative isn’t exactly foolproof. In this new episode of Wavelengths, an Amphenol Broadband podcast, host Daniel Litwin chatted with […]

Wavelengths: Supply Chain Delays and Disruptions, Part 2

Discussion about the current and future state of the global supply chain is a hot topic right now. Barry Holt, VP of Global Cable Operations for Amphenol Broadband sits down with host Daniel Litwin to discuss the short- and long-term effects plaguing the global supply chain and tips on how to overcome them. International events […]

Wavelengths: Supply Chain Delays and Disruptions, Part 1

Connectivity is key. Delays are not. Daniel Litwin, the Voice of B2B, discussed major supply chain issues in the global economy and how they are creating broadband issues throughout the United States with Barry Holt, VP of Global Cable Operations at Amphenol Broadband Solutions. “We’re a global presence…the 25% tariff on a lot of the […]

Wavelengths: RDOF and Broadband Deployment in the US.

RDOF, the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund, is a critical piece of federal funding for broadband initiatives. RDOF already allocated round one of funding. Still, as round two gets underway, Wavelengths asked Tyler Cooper, Editor in Chief of BroadbandNow, to provide an eagle-eye view on RDOFs past and present to form some actionable strategies for the […]

Solutions to Broadband Access: Mapping the Digital Divide

Improving broadband access is a major initiative in the U.S. Last year’s infrastructure bill included substantial dollars to make it more accessible. Bill Price, the Vice President of Government Solutions for LightBox, joined Wavelengths host Daniel Litwin to discuss access and funding. Price, a broadband mapping architect, managed the development of one of the most […]

Wavelengths: Beyond RDOF—A Look at Government-Funded Broadband Programs

The Biden administration’s ten-year plan to deliver high-speed internet access across rural America is already off to a head start with the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund(RDOF).Wavelengths’Daniel J. Litwin and Diana Goovaerts, Senior Editor of Fierce Wireless/Fierce Telecom, spoke about other government-funded programs that are available to make broadband a reality for all. With phase one […]

Wavelengths: How to Craft a Quality Company Culture

  Crafting a quality company culture is simple, right? If it were, every organization would boast. Creating quality and sustainable company culture in today’s workplace environment may be one of the most challenging endeavors for organizations. Wavelengths tapped an expert to break down this topic and shed some light on what organizations can and must […]

Making the Connection Between 5G and IoT-Enabled Devices

  It’s only natural with the expansion of 5G that an expected domino effect is following in its wake. All successful 5G deployments will need to interface with a growing array of IoT devices. And, to do that, 5G and IoT networks will need the right supporting technology to maximize data flow and operations. Dan […]

How Can We Collectively Realize the Autonomous Vehicle Dream?

Level 5 advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) are the milestone that would signal we have achieved the dream of autonomous vehicles. But the road to Level 5 ADAS is long. We have yet to master Levels 0-4. In that journey we have yet to achieve Level 3, so there is still a long way to go. […]

Get Beyond the Buzzwords of Network Convergence and Virtualization

  Buzzwords can often point to essential trends or areas of innovation in an industry. They usually hit on both ample opportunities and existing challenges, and, most of the time, represent something important for telcos. On this episode of Wavelengths, an Amphenol Broadband Solutions podcast, Voice of B2B Host Daniel Litwin hit on two significant […]

The History, Development, and Future of Fiber to the Home

  Could a massive infrastructure investment from the Biden administration be forthcoming? And what could any potential legislation mean for connectivity? The United States, despite its economic and mass wealth, has yet to prioritize the rollout of broadband to underserved markets, known as Tier 2 and Tier 3 markets in the industry. Constant and reliable […]

Wavelengths: What Does the Future of 5G Really Look Like?

The era of 5G networks is upon us, but what does that really mean for the average consumer? What can people expect from the implementation of this new technology, and how will it impact our day-to-day lives? One man has an answer. Joining podcast host Daniel Litwin on this episode of the Wavelengths podcast is […]

COVID-19’s Impact on Industrial Manufacturing and Broadband

  A year after the COVID-19 pandemic transformed the way we live and work, a glimmer of hope lies on the horizon. Cases in the United States are dropping, and the vaccine rollout is well underway. As a result, many of us can’t help but look back on where we started. How has the pandemic […]