Statement of Jeff Campbell on U.S. Federal Communications Commission Decision on Open Internet Proceeding
Today’s decision by the Federal Communications Commission marks an important milestone in the effort to develop appropriate rules for an open Internet. We at Cisco strongly favor a balanced approach that at once protects end users and content providers from unwarranted blocking, as well as drives innovation inside the network by allowing new technology and […]
Statement of Jeff Campbell on FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler’s E-Rate Announcement
“Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler in his speech today made it clear that transforming the nation’s E-Rate program is one of his biggest priorities. That is welcome news. The E-Rate program has done an incredible job of connecting 100,000 schools and libraries to the internet since its inception. But technology has changed the way […]
Statement on FCC Effort to Modernize E-Rate
In opening this rulemaking, the FCC has taken a major step toward modernizing the E-Rate program. Since its inception 15 years ago, E-rate has connected over 100,000 schools and millions of children to the Internet in all 50 states. It’s the cornerstone of America’s efforts to provide quality digital education to students, and its […]
Statement on the Senate Judiciary Committee Passage of Immigration Bill
The immigration bill approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee last night represents a major step forward on high-skilled worker reform. Our nation has a strong culture of immigration, and we...