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February 06, 2013 10:50 AMThere's a common misconception that a plan to open up more unlicensed, unmanaged spectrum will mean free Wi-Fi for all. Expect a lot of wonderful things, including competition for cellular carriers, but not for free.
July 30, 2010 09:15 PMAs an organization, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) may not seem as relevant as the WiFi Alliance or as technologically astute as the standards folks at the IEEE, but the FCC is becoming ever more important to the IT community on a number of fronts. The agency is a worthy subject of study for anyone who cares about pending changes in the wireless world.
April 15, 2010 12:43 PMAruba Networks has announced its new Spectrum Analysis Module. This software component works with Aruba's existing fleet of 802.11n access points to scan the airwaves and provide a view of interference on an enterprise WLAN. The Spectrum Analysis module will be included in Aruba's wireless intrusion and protection service (WIPS), available in the third quarter of 2010.
March 17, 2010 11:00 AMEvery household and business in the U.S. should have access to broadband Internet with a minimum of 4Mbps download and 1Mbps upload by 2020. That's the target set by the FCC's National Broadband Plan, released this week. The FCC was charged with the project a year ago. The plan outlines several ways that the government, including the FCC and Congress, can influence the development of broadband infrastructure in the United States, such as making 500 MHz of spectrum available for broadband over the next ten years.
March 30, 2007 04:00 AMAirMagnet continues to add and expand features and functionality to Laptop Analyzer Pro, making it the de facto tool for wireless LAN troubleshooting and analysis.
March 02, 2007 08:29 PMAn enhanced Spectrum Expert recommends fixes for a variety of wireless LAN problems.
August 04, 2006 06:08 PMFCC has given a nod to broadband over power lines, but some early reaction from some ham operators is not so positive.
July 17, 2006 04:01 AMTelecom carriers will start bidding for precious wireless spectrum to become available beginning Aug. 9.
January 25, 2006 07:55 PMIt's becoming clear that WiMAX will have a major advantage over 3G based on the very low cost of its spectrum, according to a new study by market research firm
June 08, 2005 08:59 PMCalling broadband deployment his agency's "top priority" is about as exciting and contentious as it got during the Supercomm appearance of Federal Communications Commission chairman Kevin Martin Tuesday afternoon.
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