Biography for A. Michael Noll
A. MICHAEL NOLL, a regular FierceTelecom columnist, is retired professor emeritus and former dean at the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California. In the early 1970s he was involved at the White House on issues involving the difference between data communication and computing.
Articles by A. Michael Noll
It seems popular today to speak of the impending death of POTS (Plain Old Telephone Service). But if "Phantastic" is substituted for "Plain," POTS is much alive and booming. The question is, what does POTS really mean?
A. Michael Noll takes a look at the launch of the Telstar satellite as its 50th anniversary approaches, and the doubts that might have been voiced.