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B+T Group has joined the HetNet Forum!! B+T Group was founded in 2000 by Dinesh Bhat and Chad Tuttle. As former consulting engineers in the telecommunications industry, Dinesh and Chad saw an opportunity to create their own company. In 10 years, a two-man operation grew into a full-service structura...

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Westchester Services, LLC has joined the HetNet Forum. The company, based in Barrington, Ill., provides a variety of services to major wireless carriers, tower companies, radio manufacturers, satellite communication companies and local, state, and federal government customers within the wireless ind...
AT&T, SAC Wireless and Corning teamed up to present a case study on the DAS installation at the Chicago Merchandise Mart. The landmark building had significant challenges due to the size of the building as well as its age and building materials. Installing a Distributed Antenna System in a 4-mil...

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Welcome to the HetNet Forum JMA Wireless! JMA Wireless is a leading global innovator in mobile wireless connectivity solutions that assure infrastructure reliability, streamline service operations, and maximize wireless performance. Employing powerful, patented innovations their solutions portfolio ...
Can You Hear Me Now? The Importance of Wireless Coverage in Buildings Join us for this webinar! Date: Thursday, November 6, 2014 Time: 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Eastern Location: Your desk—or anywhere with internet access! Smartphones and tablets are a mainstay of American business today. With more th...
Jonathan Adelstein, the President and CEO of PCIA – The Wireless Infrastructure Association, today commended the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for its unanimous adoption of an Order to promote the deployment of wireless infrastructure. "The FCC’s action today will ease the ‘wireless data c...
It's finally here! HetNet Expo 2014 kicks off on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at the Hilton Chicago. We have more than 500 attendees registered for the event! Network with the people who have the power to buy your products and services. View a sampling of registered HetNet Expo carrier and end user attendees...
FirstNet's Director of Government Affairs Edward Parkinson will give the Keynote Address at the Federal Properties Public/Private workshop on Oct. 16 at the Hilton Chicago. The event takes place in conjunction with the 2014 HetNet Expo. As the FirstNet Director of Government Affairs, Mr. Parkinson i...
Paula L. Doublin, the Assistant Vice President Antenna Solutions Construction and Engineering for AT&T, is the Day 2 Featured Speaker at HetNet Expo Oct. 15-16 at the Hilton Chicago. Doublin has responsibilities for enterprise-wide strategies, tactics and deployment relating to the engineering, ...

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HetNet Expo is only two weeks away! Avoid lines at the door and higher prices by registering today! We've got a full lineup of networking opportunities, exhibit hall hours, panel discussions, keynote addresses and tour. For more information, visit HetNetExpo.com...
Wireless technologies are impacting the way people live, work and play – ingraining themselves to users through multiple smart devices and applications. What happens when the physical environment itself becomes connected? This panel will explore the intersection of a strong wireless and cellular inf...
PCIA -- The Wireless Infrastructure Association today commended the federal Department of Labor (DoL) for awarding Virginia State University (VSU) a $3.25 million grant to help develop a training program for the wireless workforce of the future, focused on educating veterans, displaced workers, and ...
The FCC released the tentative agenda for its October 17, 2014 open meeting. It includes an item on the Broadband Acceleration NPRM: Concurrently, Chairman Tom Wheeler released a blog post, Meeting the Mobile Moment, which previews the order and notes that it the order is now on circulation with the...
Day 2 at HetNet Expo kicks off with a great panel discussion on how to get small cells and DAS built. Wireless industry veteran Jake MacLeod, president of Gray Beards Consulting, will guide panelists through topics that include the economics, planning, permitting, zoning, logistics and carrier commi...
FierceMarkets' Sue Marek is moderating a panel on the Dynamics of change at HetNet Expo. Perspectives on how to cope/take advantage of technology advances will come from AT&T, ADRF, Boingo, Ericsson, University of New Mexico and more. Register for HetNet Expo today!...

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Called the "Da Vinci of the intelligent building movement", smart building Renaissance Man James Carlini, Author of the new book Location, Location, Connectivity, has been at the forefront of high-tech real estate and has been involved in applying advanced business practices, as well as planning and...

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Gamma Nu and SAC Wireless are the most recent companies to join the HetNet Forum. Welcome! Established in 1997 in South Korea, Gamma Nu manufactures a "world-class reliable, cost-effective Passive Inter-Modulation distortion-free antenna," according to the company. Gamma Nu manufactures base station...
Get ready to be inspired as James Carlini, President of Carlini & Associates and Author of the new book Location, Location, Connectivity, shares insights on the intersection of real estate, technology and infrastructure and their impact on economic development at HetNet Expo 2014 in Chicago. Cal...

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In today's environment of non-stop demand for data consumption, the inaugural HetNet Expo delivers the information, expert analysis, product and service solutions you need to know about. Come to HetNet Expo on Oct. 15-16 to hear from some of the savviest minds in the business, including keynote spea...

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Thanks to MissionCritical Communications magazine, the HetNet Forum had a chance to talk about how advances in small-cell technologies will impact first responders today and in the future. You can read the article here. A special thanks to HetNet Forum members AT&T, Axell Wireless, Connectivity ...