Home Is Where The Spectrum Is
- FCC Tackles 800 MHz Interference Problems. Vaughan, Allyson // Wireless Week;3/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p3
Reports on the involvement of Nextel Communications Inc. on interference problems involving public safety users in the 800 megahertz band. Inquiry launched by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission into resolving the interference problems; Proposal forwarded by Nextel about the realignment...
- SMR operators diversify to survive. Dano, Mike // RCR Wireless News;11/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p16
Deals with the efforts of SMR operators to stay in business in the United States. Performance of Nextel Communications Inc.; Introduction of the shared 450 MegaHertz band; Comments from Alan Shark, president and chief executive officer of American Mobile Telecommunications Association.
- Spanish spectrum tax controversy continues. // RCR Wireless News;3/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 13, p60
Focuses on the controversy over the Spanish government's plans to impose a multimillion-dollar annual supertariff on spectrum use.
- Spectrum sale delay dulls entrant zeal. Sainsbury, Michael // BRW;10/13/97, Vol. 19 Issue 39, p108
Reports that the Australian federal government auction of radio-spectrum space for mobile users is not providing the easy money that was forecast. Government's late preparation resulting in postponements; Worldwide telecommunications companies expressing concern over the handling of the delay;...
- Here we go again...the upcoming 220MHz auction. Kaercher, Kathleen A. // Mobile Radio Technology;Mar1998, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p24
Presents the author's observations on the 220-megahertz spectrum auction that the US Federal Communications Commission plans to hold starting May 19, 1998. Bidding process; Need for system operators to know exactly what is up for sale; Issues that have remained unresolved as of the end of...
- Austria to tender WLL spectrum. // RCR;11/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 47, p32
Informs that the telecom branch of the Austrian Federal Science and Transportation Ministry is soliciting bids for point-to-multipoint wireless local loop spectrum in the 26 GHz frequency band.
- Got some spectrum in Jersey to sell you. Keckler, D.A. // Mobile Radio Technology;Feb2000, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p10
Argues against the United States government's policy of treating frequency spectra as a commodity. US Federal Communications Commission's spectrum policy.
- Specter of selling spectrum. Halonen, Doug // Electronic Media;11/19/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 47, p1
Reports on the possibility for broadcasters to sell or lease their frequencies for non-broadcast purposes in the United States. Change of the policy limiting the broadcast channels for broadcasting use; Announcement of a spectrum reform initiative; Flexibility to sell or lease spectrum instead...
- Dead on arrival. // Electronic Media;02/08/99, Vol. 18 Issue 6, p9
Focuses on the United States government's proposal of having broadcasters pay an analog spectrum fee in return for using that portion of the airwaves. Estimated total value of the fee suggested by the federal government; Impact of the proposed ruling on the broadcasting industry in the country;...