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Interoperability Solutions Information

Organizations that provide interoperability solutions support and education:

Communications Spectrum

Federal agencies that manage the commercial and public communications spectrum:

  • Federal Communications Commission (FCC) - is charged with regulating interstate and international communications by radio, television, wire, satellite and cable. The FCC's jurisdiction covers the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and U.S. possessions.
  • National Telecommunications and Information Association - A bureau of the U.S. Department of Commerce, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) is the President's principal adviser on telecommunications and information policy issues, and in this role frequently works with other Executive Branch agencies to develop and present the Administration's position on these issues.

Technology + Standards Information

Standards bodies working to promote interoperable communications technology:

Federal Interoperability General Information

  • National Institute of Standards and Technology - NIST's mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life.