Planets Aligning On Spectrum Policy
- Bastille Day 2000? French Are Riled. Quigley, Paul // Wireless Week;06/05/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 23, p18
Focuses on the opposition of French telecommunication companies over plans of France's telecommunication regulator l'Autorite de Regulation des Telecommunications to auction third-generation frequency spectrum. Economic aspects of the auction; Participation of telecommunication companies in the...
- OVERSHADOWED. Gohring, Nancy // Interactive Week;12/11/2000, Vol. 7 Issue 50, p20
Focuses on the approach used by large telecommunication companies in skirting the intent of rules designed to set aside spectrum for smaller companies. Leading companies backing small players that qualify for the auction of spectrum; Implication of the approach; Challenges faced by small companies.
- New Zealand to auction spectrum. // RCR;02/22/99, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p21
Announces that the New Zealand government will begin auctioning spectrum within the 2 gigahertz frequency bands in March 29, 1999.
- Speed Up Spectrum Decision, Senators Urge. // Wireless Week;7/9/2001, Vol. 7 Issue 28, p6
Reports that United States (U.S.) Democratic senators are urging President George W. Bush to speed up the identification of frequency spectrum for third-generation (3G) telecommunication services. Economic impact of 3G services on the U.S.; Reaction of the U.S. Department of Defense to the...
- Reason Foundation advocates spectrum privatization. Blake, Jerry // RCR;8/19/96, Vol. 15 Issue 33, p10
No abstract available.
- What about 3G spectrum? Ford, Tracy // RCR Wireless News;11/26/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 48, p12
Deals with the third-generation wireless networks spectrum in the United States. Concerns about global roaming; Importance of the implementation of the spectrum.
- 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...
- Canadian bids top $557M. Wendelken, Sandra // RCR Wireless News;1/29/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p2
Reports that the total bids among the five Canadian companies vying for 40 megahertz of additional spectrum in the two GHz frequency band had reached $557 million at the end of bidding on January 25, 2001.