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July 2012 Open Commission Meeting

July 19, 2012, 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Room TW-C305, 445 12th Street S.W., Washington, DC

The FCC held an Open Meeting in Washington, DC on Thursday, July 19, 2012, on the subjects listed below:

FCC Next-Generation Mapping: The latest advancements in mapping at the Commission, including the launch of, and novel use of maps and the latest open source mapping technology to increase transparency across the agency and promote data-driven decision-making to benefit consumers, industry, and developers.

White Spaces for Wireless Broadband: A progress report by the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau and Office of Engineering & Technology on the development and use of white space technology to unleash more spectrum for wireless broadband.

Measuring Broadband America Report 2012: The Measuring Broadband America July 2012 Report, which extends the study into more regions and publishes more kinds of data. This latest study of broadband performance in the U.S. follows the Commission’s first-of-its-kind report last year to test and report transparent broadband speed and performance data in collaboration with Internet Service Providers.

Meeting Documents

FCC Next-Generation Mapping

White Spaces for Wireless Broadband

Measuring Broadband America Report 2012

Public Safety and Homeland Security Bureau Derecho Inquiry

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