Pentagon spectrum proposal sparks controversy, as DOD denies plans to nationalize 5G networks

By Justin Doubleday / October 23, 2020 at 11:47 AM
The Pentagon has faced confusion, pushback and controversy over its latest spectrum proposals, forcing the Defense Department to issue a denial about plans to nationalize fifth-generation wireless networks and muddying DOD's role in U.S. 5G initiatives. Speculation about DOD's intentions has swirled since it released a Sept. 18 request for information on " Dynamic Spectrum Sharing " posing the questions, "How could DOD own and operate 5G networks for its domestic operations? What are the potential issues with DOD owning...

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