Wireless, Broadly Speaking

Smith, Brad
June 2000
Wireless Week;06/05/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p8A
Trade Publication
Deals with broadband and wireless communications systems technology. Advantage of wireless communication systems over cable and digital service line; Telecommunication companies using local multipoint distribution service (LMDS), a millimeter frequency spectrum; Comparison between the LMDS and multichannel multipoint distribution services.


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