Spectrum Management

Fette, Bruce
March 2009
Portable Design;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p20
The article discusses the use of new methods offered by cognitive radio technologies for spectrum management in the U.S. It states that international spectrum regulatory organizations have recognized the importance of cognitive radio infrastructure in the better utilization of the spectrum. It is mentioned that the aggregating spectrum and experience fluctuating demands are benefiting both public safety and public telephony services.


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