TITLE

ITU Gives Nod to WiMAX

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Wireless Week;11/1/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 18, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the market for WiMAX. The International Telecomunications Union Radiocommunication has authorized WiMAX for use in 2.5 gigahertz (GHz)-2.69 GHz bands in third generation (3G) spectrum. According to the author this place WiMAX among the technologies of wideband-code division multiple access (W-CDMA) and cdma2000, and it operates in the frequency of cellular technologies. Countries to use the 3G spectrum are Great Britain, Sweden, Australia, Switzerland and Italy.
ACCESSION #
27435692

 

Related Articles

  • WiMAX OR WiMIN? The Wireless World Waits. Norling Jr., Jim // Wireless Design & Development;May2006, Vol. 14 Issue 5, pS4 

    Offers an insight into the advances in wireless communication systems in the U.S. as of May 2006. Information on the high-speed transmission techniques that will define the accessibility to high-speed data rates; Steps taken by mobile carriers Verizon and Sprint to introduce Ev-DO, an...

  • The roadmap ahead. Clark, Robert // Telecom Asia;Sep2005, Vol. 16 Issue 9, p48 

    Focuses on technological innovations in the telecommunication market. Evolution of wireless-code division multiple access; Commitment of mobile vendors to WiMAX 802.16e standard; Emergence of variable spreading factor-spread orthogonal frequency division multiplexing.

  • Watershed of insight. Nordgaard, Joe // Wireless Asia;Nov2002, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p8 

    Comments on wireless Code Division Multiple Access technology. Key issues of interest; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on wireless communications systems.

  • CDMA: The Way To 3G. LaForge, Perry // Wireless Week;06/12/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 24, p57 

    Reports that only code division multiple access (CDMA) can be deployed by operators in all cellular and personal communication system bands for mobile and fixed-wireless systems. Companies that have already successfully completed a series of third-generation wireless calls using CDMA 1X; ...

  • The price of growth. Chan, Tony // Wireless Asia;Nov2002, Vol. 5 Issue 10, p15 

    Discusses the setbacks suffered by carriers in their efforts to introduce code division multiple access technology in China in 2002. Technical and financial difficulties; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on wireless communication systems.

  • Which way to future wireless data? Gimpelson, Terri // Network World;12/10/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 50, p39 

    Reports on a debate among some wireless service providers on how best to migrate network infrastructures to support data-oriented third generation (3G) services. Description of the migration paths called Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) 1xrtt standard and General Packet Radio Service...

  • INSIGHT.  // Wireless Asia;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p8 

    The article offers news briefs related to wireless communications in the U.S. ABI Research said that WiMAX is twice as energy-cost-effective and metro Wi-Fi is 50 times more energy-cost effective than Wideband Code Division Multiple Access (W-CDMA). According to Telephia Inc., most subscribers...

  • Qualcomm: Innovation is part of our culture. Reynolds, Melanie // Electronics Weekly;6/13/2007, Issue 2292, p18 

    The article focuses on innovation as an important factor in Qualcomm Inc.'s business activity in San Diego, California. This is manifested by the numerous patents it has received though not of all them have been profitable. Sanjay Jha, Qualcomm chief operating officer, reveals that their main...

  • Analysis of MIMO Systems used in planning a 4G-WiMAX Network in Ghana. Tchao, E. T.; Diawuo, K.; Ofosu, W. K.; Affum, E. // International Journal of Advanced Computer Science & Application;Jul2013, Vol. 4 Issue 7, p197 

    with the increasing demand for mobile data services, Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) is emerging as one of the fastest growing areas within mobile communications. Innovative wireless communication systems, such as WiMAX, are expected to offer highly reliable broadband radio access in order to...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics