WISPs Have a Way to Win with Fixed Wireless

Wireless ISPs (WISP) have for years been doing a great job of providing reliable and affordable connectivity with fixed wireless broadband technology. Recently, the FCC and the NTIA have declared that fixed wireless service relying entirely on the unlicensed spectrum is not reliable. Unfortunately for WISPs, areas where “reliable” services are not available are considered “unserved” and are eligible for BEAD funding for overbuilds which threaten the WISPs’ customer base.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.cambiumnetworks.com/blog/wisps-have-a-way-to-win-with-fixed-wireless/