News of Note—Federated Wireless, FCC, NBC, NFL, more

News of note

> The FCC released a report claiming that its recent decisions, including the one to roll back net neutrality rules, have spurred competition and investment. Report

> Federated Wireless, which counts Charter Communications and Comcast as clients, said it will accelerate deployment of Citizens Broadband Radio Service (CBRS)-based platforms. Multichannel News story

> Despite NBC’s numbers touting the improvement of the NFL playoffs this season, the Super Bowl still fell short of the viewership totals set by last year’s big game. FierceVideo story

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> Advanced TV will help push the local video advertising market from $32.6 billion this year to $37.1 billion by 2022, according to BIA/Kelsey's new report. FierceVideo story

> The OPNFV Project  has introduced the OPNFV Verified Program (OVP) with an eye toward simplifying adoption of commercial NFV products. FierceTelecom story

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