TITLE

MICROWAVE CHANNELS

PUB. DATE
February 1988
SOURCE
Image Technology;Feb1988, Vol. 70 Issue 2, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the Touche Ross Management Consultants has been commissioned by the Department of Trade and Industry and the Home Office to investigate the feasibility of using microwave technology for broadcasting. The study focuses on Microwave Video Distribution Systems, which are a relatively low cost method of distributing television and other signals to households.
ACCESSION #
22761295

 

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