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pdvWireless Adds Southern Linc to Broadband Network Alliance for Utilities
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pdvWireless Adds Southern Linc to Broadband Network Alliance for Utilities

pdvWireless, Inc. announced that Southern Company subsidiary Southern Linc will serve as a founding member of an alliance of

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Utility Industry Leaders Join New Alliance
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Utility Industry Leaders Join New Alliance

Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) to become hub of information sharing, collaboration and planning to advance dedicated wireless

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Utility Industry Leaders Applaud FCC 900 MHz Decision
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Utility Industry Leaders Applaud FCC 900 MHz Decision

In support of America’s transforming critical infrastructure, the members of the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) appreciate

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2019 UBBA Summit – Powering Utilities with Private Broadband Networks
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2019 UBBA Summit – Powering Utilities with Private Broadband Networks

In support of America’s transforming critical infrastructure, the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) is dedicated to advancing

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Utility Broadband Alliance Announces Official Incorporation
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Utility Broadband Alliance Announces Official Incorporation

UBBA today announced its formalization as a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit association dedicated to advancing and developing private

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Utility Broadband Alliance Announces New Board of Directors
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Utility Broadband Alliance Announces New Board of Directors

This Board brings vast utility industry and strategic telecommunications experience to the Alliance. As evident from the sold-out

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First Utility LTE Plugfest Hailed as Great Success
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First Utility LTE Plugfest Hailed as Great Success

UBBA Delivers the Inaugural Utility Broadband Plugfest to a Sold-Out Crowd in St.

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UBBA Celebrates Membership Growth in First Year
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UBBA Celebrates Membership Growth in First Year

UBBA Celebrates Membership Growth in First

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Utilities Come Together at UBBA Summit for Guidance on Enabling Utility Broadband
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Utilities Come Together at UBBA Summit for Guidance on Enabling Utility Broadband

November 3, 2022  READ FULL RELEASE

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The Installed Base of Wireless IoT Devices in the Oil and Gas Industry Reached 1.3 Million in 2018
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The Installed Base of Wireless IoT Devices in the Oil and Gas Industry Reached 1.3 Million in 2018

According to a new research report from the M2M/IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the number of devices featuring cellular or

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pdvWireless Refocuses on 900 MHz Spectrum Leasing, Forms New Utility Alliance
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pdvWireless Refocuses on 900 MHz Spectrum Leasing, Forms New Utility Alliance

Morgan O’Brien’s pdvWireless continues to evolve with an updated business model that includes leasing the company’s 900 MHz

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T&D World: Summit Addresses Importance of Private Broadband for Grid Modernization
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T&D World: Summit Addresses Importance of Private Broadband for Grid Modernization

In support of America’s transforming critical infrastructure, the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) is dedicated to advancing

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Power Brokers: Utilities Explore Their Role in 4G & 5G
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Power Brokers: Utilities Explore Their Role in 4G & 5G

Following a soft launch in February at DISTRIBUTECH, membership of the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) has grown to 19 member

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Reasons Behind 6.8% Increase in IoT Devices for Oil and Gas
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Reasons Behind 6.8% Increase in IoT Devices for Oil and Gas

The number of devices featuring cellular or satellite connectivity deployed in oil and gas applications is expected to reach 1.9

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pdvWireless, Southern Linc Ally on Private Broadband for Utilities
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pdvWireless, Southern Linc Ally on Private Broadband for Utilities

pdvWireless and Southern Linc partnered to form an alliance of utilities and vendors that will become a hub of information

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The UBBA’s First Steps
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The UBBA’s First Steps

Bobbi Harris, member engagement and operations lead at the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA), discusses how her organization came

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Utility Broadband Alliance chases LTE, challenges MNOs
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Utility Broadband Alliance chases LTE, challenges MNOs

Following a soft launch in February at DISTRIBUTECH, membership of the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) has grown to 19 member

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Utility Broadband Alliance priorities and focus
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Utility Broadband Alliance priorities and focus

Bobbi Harris, member engagement and operations lead at the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA), discusses how her organization came

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Utilities, Tech Firms Form Alliance for Private Industrial IoT Networks
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Utilities, Tech Firms Form Alliance for Private Industrial IoT Networks

A group of companies representing telecom equipment vendors, spectrum licensees, and utilities has formed an alliance to advance

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Opportunities for Utility Private Broadband Networks
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Opportunities for Utility Private Broadband Networks

This webinar, sponsored by UBBA, brings together utility and technology leaders to share their experiences on broadband

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Daily Energy Insider: Utility Broadband Alliance hosts summit to address key industry challenges
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Daily Energy Insider: Utility Broadband Alliance hosts summit to address key industry challenges

The Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) hosted a two-day summit for utility executives and industry technology leaders to explore

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Utility Industry Leaders Join to Champion Private Broadband Networks
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Utility Industry Leaders Join to Champion Private Broadband Networks

United in advancing the development and adoption of dedicated wireless broadband networks for utilities, a diverse group of power

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2019 UBBA Summit
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2019 UBBA Summit

This short podcast includes highlights of Tami’s Keynote, which covered areas such as Southern Linc’s needs that brought them

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Smart Energy International: The importance of private broadband for grid modernisation
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Smart Energy International: The importance of private broadband for grid modernisation

In support of America’s transforming critical infrastructure, the Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) has been advancing and

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Smart Energy International – Utility Broadband Alliance and the Mandate to Ensure Reliable Communications
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Smart Energy International – Utility Broadband Alliance and the Mandate to Ensure Reliable Communications

The number of devices featuring cellular or satellite connectivity deployed in oil and gas applications is expected to reach 1.9

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Utility Broadband Alliance to Provide a Powerful Industry Advantage
Industry Info

Utility Broadband Alliance to Provide a Powerful Industry Advantage

pdvWireless has announced that Southern Linc will serve as a founding member of an alliance of utilities and vendors that will

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How the innovative device ecosystem is enabling end-to-end use cases for utilities
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How the innovative device ecosystem is enabling end-to-end use cases for utilities

Enabling smarter, safer and more connected utilities requires cooperation, collaboration and partnership between device

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Rural Broadband Playbook
Industry Info, Position Papers, Voice of the Members

Rural Broadband Playbook

This document provides a high-level overview of the options for utility support of broadband internet service deployment to

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Cybersecurity: Benefits of a Private LTE Network
Industry Info

Cybersecurity: Benefits of a Private LTE Network

See The Whitepaper Utilities and their customers have been focused on electric service reliability since the first systems were

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Industry Info

UBBA Business Working Group -Broadband Acronyms List

The UBBA Business Working Group created several educational tools to help the industry learn more about the strategies and

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Industry Info

UBBA Business Working Group -Broadband FAQ

What is Broadband? The UBBA Business Working Group created several educational tools to help the industry learn more about the

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Industry Info

UBBA Celebrates Membership Growth in First Year

Closing Out 2021 with Increased Interest and New Members Dec 20, 2021 –The Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA)  is a

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Industry Info, Voice of the Members

T&D World Article: Connect to Protect: Private Communications Networks

May 4, 2022  –  SDG&E deploys a private communications network to monitor and maintain its grid in real time, so it

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Hosting Options for a PLTE Network
Industry Info

Hosting Options for a PLTE Network

See The Whitepaper Utilities and their customers have been focused on electric service reliability since the first systems were

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Operating a Private LTE Network
Industry Info

Operating a Private LTE Network

See The Whitepaper Utilities and their customers have been focused on electric service reliability since the first systems were

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Industry Info, Use Cases, Voice of the Members

Presentations from 2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest – Tuesday Tech Sessions

Each utility strategy is different and UBBA is the best resource for utilities to ask questions and collaborate about broadband

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Session: 6GHz Interference with Utility Communications Call to Action
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Session: 6GHz Interference with Utility Communications Call to Action

Get the background and the latest status on the FCC’s efforts to permit unlicensed use of the entire 6GHz Licensed Microwave

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: What Does it Take to Run a Private LTE Network?
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: What Does it Take to Run a Private LTE Network?

Insights from the Business Working Group paper focused on what happens after deployment. What skills utilities need to hire for

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Innovation in IoT
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Innovation in IoT

How to leverage technology transition to reap the massive potential of the smart utilities market. We will discuss the advantages

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Accelerating the Private LTE Ecosystem
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Accelerating the Private LTE Ecosystem

Utilities are increasingly focused on the wireless broadband data communications networks necessary to enable their historic

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Preparing and Protecting the Network Through Technology Advancements
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Preparing and Protecting the Network Through Technology Advancements

Utilities are experiencing the next-generation evolution of SCADA, AMI and Smart City applications. With rising software and

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Keynote: Planning for the Network to Run Grid Modernization Today and Tomorrow
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Keynote: Planning for the Network to Run Grid Modernization Today and Tomorrow

Ameren Chief Procurement Officer & VP of Supply Chain will insights on planning for innovation and procurement strategies for the

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Presentation: Mobile Network Providers can complement a Utilities’ Private Network Objectives
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Presentation: Mobile Network Providers can complement a Utilities’ Private Network Objectives

Whether Utilities want to operate their own private LTE network, use the existing mobile operator’s networks, or a hybrid

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UBBA Voice of the Members: Rob Schwartz
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UBBA Voice of the Members: Rob Schwartz

The 2021 UBBA Summit & Plugfest welcomed nearly 300 utility industry leaders to St. Louis for two days of thought leadership and

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Help for the Urgent Needs for Rural Broadband
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Help for the Urgent Needs for Rural Broadband

Ensuring home broadband internet access—particularly in rural areas—has long been a national priority, but efforts to bridge

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UBBA Voice of the Members: John Stafford
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UBBA Voice of the Members: John Stafford

The 2021 UBBA Summit & Plugfest welcomed nearly 300 utility industry leaders to St. Louis for two days of thought leadership and

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UBBA Voice of the Members: Ron Brady
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UBBA Voice of the Members: Ron Brady

The 2021 UBBA Summit & Plugfest welcomed nearly 300 utility industry leaders to St. Louis for two days of thought leadership and

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UBBA Voice of the Members: Griselda Aldrete
Videos, Voice of the Members

UBBA Voice of the Members: Griselda Aldrete

Griselda Aldrete from Alliant Energy and one of the new UBBA Board of Directors shares her Voice of the Member. Click below to

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UBBA Voice of the Members: Mauricio Subieta
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UBBA Voice of the Members: Mauricio Subieta

The 2021 UBBA Summit & Plugfest welcomed nearly 300 utility industry leaders to St. Louis for two days of thought leadership and

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UBBA Voice of the Members: David Allen
Videos, Voice of the Members

UBBA Voice of the Members: David Allen

The 2021 UBBA Summit & Plugfest welcomed nearly 300 utility industry leaders to St. Louis for two days of thought leadership and

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UBBA Voice of the Members: Koustuv Ghoshal
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UBBA Voice of the Members: Koustuv Ghoshal

The 2021 UBBA Summit & Plugfest welcomed nearly 300 utility industry leaders to St. Louis for two days of thought leadership and

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Plugfest Montage
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Plugfest Montage

The Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) held its inaugural Utility Broadband Plugfest to test LTE networks for utility use cases in

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Top priorities for utility leaders in the age of the clean, secure and digital grid
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Top priorities for utility leaders in the age of the clean, secure and digital grid

Speakers: Bhavani Amirthalingam (Ameren), Omar Zevallos (SDG&E), Jerry Gentry (NYPA), Joe Mellott

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Speakers Montage
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Speakers Montage

Watch the 2 minute video montage to experience the Leadership of

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Anterix Demos During Lunch at Plugfest
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Anterix Demos During Lunch at Plugfest

Anterix Active Ecosystem Demos during lunch at the UBBA Summit &

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Morning Session Plugfest Testing Day 2
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Morning Session Plugfest Testing Day 2

UBBA delivered the first LTE Plugfest to St. Louis in October 2021, to showcase the innovation, collaboration and

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Afternoon Session Plugfest Testing Day 1
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Afternoon Session Plugfest Testing Day 1

UBBA delivered the first LTE Plugfest to St. Louis in October 2021, to showcase the innovation, collaboration and

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Morning Session Plugfest Testing Day 1
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Morning Session Plugfest Testing Day 1

UBBA delivered the first LTE Plugfest to St. Louis in October 2021, to showcase the innovation, collaboration and

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Industry Alliances- Moving Forward Together
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest Panel: Industry Alliances- Moving Forward Together

Why are Alliances so critical to utility infrastructure evolution? Our industry leaders will share their experiences and vision

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Overview
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Overview

The Utility Broadband Alliance (UBBA) held its inaugural Utility Broadband Plugfest to test LTE networks for utility use cases in

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Utility Use Case Focus
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest: Utility Use Case Focus

UBBA’s Plugfest featured critical use cases such as FLISR (Fault Location, Isolation, and Service Restoration), Capacitor Bank

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UBBA Coming Together To Solve Utility LTE
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UBBA Coming Together To Solve Utility LTE

UBBA’s Plugfest was the culmination of collaboration and ecosystem leaders coming together to solve utility LTE challenges.

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Recorded Webinar: As your private network rolls out, is your SIM management ready to scale
Videos, Voice of the Members

Recorded Webinar: As your private network rolls out, is your SIM management ready to scale

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest 2022 Keynote: Jill Anderson
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest 2022 Keynote: Jill Anderson

2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest was the culmination of utility collaboration and ecosystem leaders coming together to solve utility

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UBBA Summit – Plugfest 2022 Women in Utilities Leadership Panel
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UBBA Summit – Plugfest 2022 Women in Utilities Leadership Panel

2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest was the culmination of utility collaboration and ecosystem leaders coming together to solve utility

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest 2022 Mission Critical PTT Tests
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest 2022 Mission Critical PTT Tests

2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest testing unedited

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UBBA Summit & Plugfest 2022 Utility Workload Tests
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UBBA Summit & Plugfest 2022 Utility Workload Tests

2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest unedited recording of the Plugfest Testing

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Webinar Recording: How IoT technologies bring flexibility and enhanced coverage to private LTE solutions

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2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest Sizzle Reel
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2022 UBBA Summit & Plugfest Sizzle Reel

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