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Spring/Summer 2018

CCA Mission
CCA is committed to being the
premier advocacy organization for
competitive wireless carriers and
stakeholders. CCA will use advocacy
leadership, education, and networking
opportunities to help rural, regional,
and nationwide carriers grow and
thrive in the wireless industry.

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THE

VOICE

CCA Vision
CCA will be the leading organization
for competitive wireless carriers and
stakeholders, joining together to
improve the lives of Americans through
delivery of wireless communications.

FEATURES
Coming Soon to a Phone Near You - eSIM™ ..................................................................................15

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Editor
Jennifer Lipner
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Mike Ross
Marketing
Kaydee Brown
Book Leader
Scott McKenzie
Sales Representatives
Amy Gray, Bill Lovett, George Velez,
Jenai Wyatt, Krys D'Antonio, Leron Owens,
Marjorie Pedrick, Matthew Yates,
Mike Sroka, Nathan Burgman,
Shaun Greyling, Susan Maracle,
Tony Chiccarello

Solving the 5G Regulatory Puzzle ....................................................................................................17
Weathering the Storm; Using CCA as a Resource in Emergency Situations..........................19
Shifting Marketing Dollars to Effectively Catch Today's Mobile Audience .......................... 20
The Power of the Private Network ....................................................................................................21
(Infra)-Structuring the Future............................................................................................................ 22
Keeping Your Email Marketing Strategy Relevant as Subscriber Preferences Evolve ...... 23
The Future of Wireless ......................................................................................................................... 24
It's Just Business: Zero-Latency for LTE-based Mobile Computing Is No Longer a
Technical Question .......................................................................................................................... 25
How Mobile Operators Can Maximize the Business Experience with Group
Communications and Collaboration .......................................................................................... 26
The Critical Role of Cellular WAN Failover in Business: Expand Your Service with
Fully Managed LTE Failover............................................................................................................27
"Calling" All Carriers - Do You Use IVR?.......................................................................................... 28
VoWiFi and its Impact on 9-1-1.......................................................................................................... 29
Five Best Practices for Operating Your Cellphone Repair Shop .............................................. 30
Dramatically Improve Your 4G LTE Network by Leveraging 5G Technology .......................31

DEPARTMENTS
Board of Directors/Staff .........................................................................................................................8
Chairman's Letter by Brian L. Spurgeon ...........................................................................................9
A Message from the President & CEO by Steven K. Berry ..........................................................11
CCA's 2017 Annual Achievement Award Winners ........................................................................13
Congressional Spotlight: Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH).........................................................32
Index of Advertisers ............................................................................................................................. 36

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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018

Board of Directors/Staff
Chairman’s Letter by Brian L. Spurgeon
A Message from the President & CEO by Steven K. Berry
CCA’s 2017 Annual Achievement Award Winners
Coming Soon to a Phone Near You – eSIM™
Solving the 5G Regulatory Puzzle
Weathering the Storm; Using CCA as a Resource in Emergency Situations
Shifting Marketing Dollars to Effectively Catch Today’s Mobile Audience
The Power of the Private Network
(Infra)-Structuring the Future
Keeping Your Email Marketing Strategy Relevant as Subscriber Preferences Evolve
The Future of Wireless
It’s Just Business: Zero-Latency for LTE-based Mobile Computing Is No Longer a Technical Question
How Mobile Operators Can Maximize the Business Experience with Group Communications and Collaboration
The Critical Role of Cellular WAN Failover in Business: Expand Your Service with Fully Managed LTE Failover
“Calling” All Carriers – Do You Use IVR?
VoWiFi and its Impact on 9-1-1
Five Best Practices for Operating Your Cellphone Repair Shop
Dramatically Improve Your 4G LTE Network by Leveraging 5G Technology
Congressional Spotlight: Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH)
Index of Advertisers
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The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Board of Directors/Staff
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Chairman’s Letter by Brian L. Spurgeon
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 10
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - A Message from the President & CEO by Steven K. Berry
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 12
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - CCA’s 2017 Annual Achievement Award Winners
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 14
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Coming Soon to a Phone Near You – eSIM™
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 16
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Solving the 5G Regulatory Puzzle
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 18
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Weathering the Storm; Using CCA as a Resource in Emergency Situations
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Shifting Marketing Dollars to Effectively Catch Today’s Mobile Audience
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - The Power of the Private Network
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - (Infra)-Structuring the Future
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Keeping Your Email Marketing Strategy Relevant as Subscriber Preferences Evolve
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - The Future of Wireless
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - It’s Just Business: Zero-Latency for LTE-based Mobile Computing Is No Longer a Technical Question
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - How Mobile Operators Can Maximize the Business Experience with Group Communications and Collaboration
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - The Critical Role of Cellular WAN Failover in Business: Expand Your Service with Fully Managed LTE Failover
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - “Calling” All Carriers – Do You Use IVR?
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - VoWiFi and its Impact on 9-1-1
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Five Best Practices for Operating Your Cellphone Repair Shop
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Dramatically Improve Your 4G LTE Network by Leveraging 5G Technology
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Congressional Spotlight: Senator Maggie Hassan (D-NH)
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The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 34
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 35
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - Index of Advertisers
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 37
The CCA Voice - Spring/Summer 2018 - 38
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