Really smart radios

Donovan, John
December 2006
Portable Design;Dec2006, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p2
The author reflects on the various applications of software-defined radio. He claims that its practical purpose for the U.S. Department of Defense has been aimed for the mutual communication of all military branches. He believes that its most essential use would be on public safety associations like those in police, fire, and ambulance units. Moreover, he believes that cognitive radio would be beneficial for wireless communication systems.


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