The Internet plays a vital role in the social and economic fabric of our nation. It is a critical platform for ensuring freedom of expression and is a cornerstone of our 21st century global economy.
By 2020, mobile data traffic in the U.S. will be equivalent to six times the volume of the entire U.S. internet in 2005. In the future, innovative devices and services will require faster connection speeds and more data. This means U.S. broadband networks must keep pace as consumer demands change.