Wireless Emergency Alerts (WEA)
May 20, 2011 (Published)
Background Have you ever thought that, for emergency alerts to be distributed as quickly as...
The Great Eastern Japan Earthquake Disaster of 2011
May 4, 2011
The earthquake came first, but it was not like all of the other earthquakes they had known. The...
CSRIC Membership Nomination Extension
April 27, 2011
We’ve been getting a lot of questions about membership on the Communications Security, Reliability...
2011 APCO Woman’s Leadership Conference
April 22, 2011
I just came back from the APCO Woman’s Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida. While at...
April 11, 2011
Hurricane Katrina changed so much for so many. For those who lived in the path of the storm,...
Examining Network Reliability & Resiliency
April 8, 2011
Today the Commission initiated a comprehensive examination of the reliability and resiliency of...
Making Emergency Alerts and 911 Accessible
April 6, 2011
Emergency alerts and 911 are the two sides of the emergency communications coin. Alerts warn...
Lifeline: Promoting Telephone Subscribership on Tribal Lands...
May 10, 2011 (Published)
Lifeline is a government benefit program that provides discounts on monthly telephone service for...
Haiti's Earthquake: One Year After
January 18, 2011
It’s one year after the devastating earthquake in Haiti and we at the FCC, like many other...
Critical Infrastructure Protection Month
December 22, 2010
On December 3 of this year, the President issued a Proclamation that December is Critical...