Media & Events

As the leading national association for business enterprise wireless users and the manufacturers, resellers and communication sales and service providers that serve the land mobile radio industry, the Enterprise Wireless Alliance is dedicated to delivering to its members news, information and events that can support their businesses. 

  • Through the Wireless Leadership Summit, EWA creates opportunities for members to work together to define the future of the industry. 
  • In publications like the Enterprise Wireless Insider, EWA provides information and insights that can help keep members' businesses on track.

In addition, EWA offers opportunities to the media to tell stories about the use of wireless communications in businesses across the United States. Please see EWA's Press Kit to learn more.

To learn more about the Enterprise Wireless Alliance, please read its most recent Annual Report.


Recent News


B/ILT FACs are reviewing a Petition for Rulemaking seeking clarification of the protection requirements for mobile-only systems and the application of the “safe harbor” tables. The FACs are proposing that wide-area mobile-only systems with area of operations greater than 80 km have secondary status.



On February 18, Representative Greg Walden (R-OR) introduced the “FIRST RESPONDER Act of 2020” (H.R. 5928). This bill would repeal the T-Band auction mandate and require the FCC to initiate a rulemaking on 911-fee diversion. Whether this legislation will make progress while previous legislative efforts have not is unknown.



On February 24, CTIA filed a report prepared by Comsearch “that analyzes the potential to relocate licensed fixed incumbents” and urged the FCC to adopt a Further Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on “licensing the upper portion of the 6 GHz band (6.525-7.125 GHz) while relocating incumbent users at the expense of winning bidders.”



On February 11, the US District Court (SDNY) rejected a lawsuit from multiple states seeking to block the merger that had been approved by the FCC and the U.S. Department of Justice, seemingly the last obstacle to consummation of the consolidation of two of the country’s nationwide carriers.    



Massachusetts’ new hands-free driving law went into effect on February 23. Drivers can only use electronic devices and mobile phones in hands-free mode and are permitted to touch devices only to activate hands-free mode.



The FCC Enforcement Bureau has fined the following companies $25,000 each for operating Unlicensed National Information Infrastructure (U-NII) devices in an unauthorized manner, in violation of FCC Rules, and for causing interference to a Federal Aviation Administration doppler weather radar station in San Juan, Puerto Rico.

  • Broadband Telecommunications Network Corporation, dba Integra Wireless, San Juan, Puerto Rico, and 
  • CA Solutions, Inc., dba Boom Solutions and Boom Net, LLC, dba Boom Solutions, Caguas, Puerto Rico.