Deep Divides Over Spectrum
- Gov't agencies differ on sharing spectrum with public safety. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR Wireless News;2/11/2002, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p9
Reports on the policy of the U.S. Defense Department in sharing its spectrum. Plans to share spectrum with the public-safety users; Difference in the spectrum sharing policy of government agencies; Spectrum relocation of the U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration.
- Divide and conquer: FCC looks to settle spectrum fight. McConnell, Chris // Broadcasting & Cable;7/17/95, Vol. 125 Issue 29, p12
Reports on the proposal of the Federal Communications Commission to divide the spectrum in the 28 ghz band. Needs of wireless cable operators; Delivery of a version of wireless cable known as local multipoint distribution service (LMDS); Band segmentation plan; Auction of satellite and...
- 3G Deliberations Enter Final Stage. Albright, Peggy // Wireless Week;02/28/2000, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p85
Focuses on policies on radio frequency bands for third generation wireless telecommunication in the United States. Overview of the agreement on radio frequency bands; Information on a conference sponsored by the Organization of American States' Inter-American Telecommunication Commission;...
- $411 million of fixed wireless licenses sold. Weaver, Heather Forsgren // RCR;05/15/2000, Vol. 19 Issue 20, p3
Focuses on the amount raised by the United States Federal Communications Commission from the sale of fixed wireless service licenses. Potential of winning bidders to create competition to the local telephone companies; Opportunities for small businesses.
- Narrowband PCS and IVDS: A one-stop auction review. // Telephony;8/22/94, Vol. 227 Issue 8, p22
Reports on the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) auctions of new spectrum for advanced wireless services on July 1994. Spectrum for advanced paging and interactive video and data services (IVDS); Narrowband personal communications service (PCS) licenses; Interactive television spectrum.
- Private wireless gets boost from Dingell. // RCR;11/29/99, Vol. 18 Issue 48, p10
Focuses on United States House of Representative members Mark Foley and John Dingell's support for a proposal to allocate spectrum for private wireless use.
- Extended reach. Bischoff, Glenn // Urgent Communications;Mar2012, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p8
The article reports on how Seattle has realized the concept of "the connected city" through an information system called data.seattle.gov which allows access to police, fire, emergency medicine service reports, crime statistics, and much more. The immense amount of data the system generates...
- EWA Selection Strategy with Channel Handoff Scheme in Cognitive Radio. SUN, Yong; QIAN, Jian-sheng // Wireless Personal Communications;Mar2016, Vol. 87 Issue 1, p17
Experience-Weighted Attraction (EWA) learning allows Cognitive Radio (CR) to learn radio environment communication channel characteristics online. An improved EWA selection strategy based on channel switch mechanism is proposed in this paper to meet CR application's practical requirement. By...
- DOD plans may alter spectrum landscape. Silva, Jeffrey // RCR;06/07/99, Vol. 18 Issue 23, p1
Focuses on the possible implications of the proposed the United States Department of Defense (DOD) authorization bill for the wireless communications industry. Debate over a provision that gives Pentagon spectrum top priority over all other users that share frequency bands with the military;...