TITLE

Fundamentals Are Changing

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;4/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents views of Paul Jacobs, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Qualcomm Inc., on changes happening in the wireless broadband communication industry. According to Jacobs, wireless broadband is taking off that will bring changes in the way networks are used and managed. Reflecting on spectral efficiency, he holds that everyone talks about more bandwidth to the user, but the gains of technology have diminished over a period of time.
ACCESSION #
31535105

 

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