The Enterprise Wireless Alliance (EWA) is the leading national association for business enterprise wireless users, and for the manufacturers, resellers and communication sales and service providers that serve the land mobile radio industry. A frequency coordinator certified by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), EWA provides consulting services, frequency coordination, license preparation, spectrum management and associated services to the business/industrial/land transportation and public safety communities. EWA’s advocacy transforms public policy, and its services support business productivity by providing reliable guidance regarding spectrum and wireless technology access decisions. Members and clients trust EWA to process more applications per year than any other frequency advisory committee. EWA is the developer of Cevo®, a powerful online frequency coordination solution, which simplifies the FCC license application process and allows users to select their own frequencies.
The LMCC is a nonprofit association of organizations that represent the wireless communications interests of public safety, critical infrastructure, business,industrial, transportation, private and common carriers, and manufacturers of wireless communications equipment.
Founded in 1998, TECHNOLOGY RESOURCE NETWORK INTERNATIONAL (TRN) is an international association of more than 150 locally owned, authorized Motorola Service and Certified Service Centers. TRN brings business, education, training and certification opportunities to its members. The international trade association promotes its members interests through the power of a member’s network which provides, technology deployments and professional services to end-users. TRN provides a single point of contact for custom mobile and fixed equipment installation services, design and engineering as well as professional repair and consultative services to multi-location companies through its members and affiliates in the United States and Canada.
Legal & Regulatory Agencies Impacting Wireless Technologies
The Federal Communications Commission regulates interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite, and cable in all 50 states, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. An independent U.S. government agency overseen by Congress, the commission is the United States' primary authority for communications laws, regulation and technological innovation.
NTIA is the Executive Branch agency that is principally responsible for advising the President on telecommunications and information policy issues. NTIA’s programs and policymaking focus largely on expanding broadband Internet access and adoption in America, expanding the use of spectrum by all users, and ensuring that the Internet remains an engine for continued innovation and economic growth.
Wireless Works is a monthly newsletter that celebrates the success of EWA members in finding spectrum solutions, focusing on the ways that EWA has supported that success. In addition, it provides news about the private land mobile radio industry, including best practices and tips for using EWA tools, such as Cevo®.
The exclusive Enterprise Wireless Insider™ e-newsletter is sent to members of EWA twice a month. In it, members find a timely, and usually discussion-sparking, Commentary by EWA President Mark E. Crosby or a link to his most current blog posting on a topic currently top-of-mind for wireless professionals. The newsletter also features a quick look at EWA’s most recent advocacy activity and calls out the impact on members’ business; plus a summary of the most crucial wireless technology and regulatory news with tips on actions members may want to take.