American Roamer Offers Mobile Broadband Area Analysis for Mobile Operators Applying
for the FCC’s Mobility Fund
The new dataset analyzes mobile broadband coverage by census block data for local and
, Jan. 9, 2012
American Roamer, the global source for geospatial network
intelligence, today announces the Mobile Broadband Area Analysis, a new analytics package
that identifies areas served and unserved by mobile broadband service.
operators to support applications for the FCC’s Universal Service Reform’s Mobility Fund; a
monetary support system that is given to chosen mobile operator applicants.
American Roamer’s Mobile Broadband Area Analysis, now available for pur
mobile broadband coverage data for local and national markets at the census block levels.
Mobile operators can purchase the basic data, which states whether or not specific census
blocks are covered by mobile broadband networks in a .CSV f
ile or they can purchase the more
detailed geospatial coverage files depicting served and unserved mobile broadband
Both the .CSV and GIS files are available on the local or national levels.
Companies that access American’s Roamer’s new data re
ceive the most updated information
available on the market. American Roamer updates its mobile network coverage data quarterly
and is credited for its accurate, timely and accessible geospatial intelligence.
In a November 2011 Connect American Fund Report
, the FCC stated that “American Roamer
data is recognized as the industry standard for the presence of service” and for the specific
purpose of this report, the company provides “the best available choice at this time for
determining wireless service at th
block level” (FCC Report 11
161, page 121, sections
333 and 334).
“American Roamer has more than 20 years of experience serving as the independent, unbiased
source for geospatial network intelligence for the wireless and mobile market place,” say
Darr, president and CEO, American Roamer. “For many years, federal and state regulatory
agencies, wireless industry groups and mobile operators have trusted us to provide the most
accurate data and robust geospatial solutions needed to effectively
baseline and evaluate
programs like Universal Service and the Mobility Fund.”
For more details, please visit
or contact (901) 377
About American Roamer
American Roamer is the global source for geospatial network intelligence. The company helps
clients acquire and retain customers, make sound business decisions and execute with a solid
information base with
comprehensive, interactive information about coverage patterns,
spectrums, network configurations and licensing data. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn.,
American Roamer's clients range from Fortune 100 companies to small rural businesses
n the company's 20+ years of experience serving as an unbiased source for the
mobile and network ecosystem.
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