Posts tagged with: spectrum sharing

WifiForward, WISPA tout next steps on 6 GHz

Industry groups WifiForward and WISPA are excited by the FCC’s recent move to set up spectrum coordination systems for unlicensed operations in the 6 GHz band. A public notice on automated frequency coordination (AFC) systems was adopted this week ahead...

NIST model targets Wi-Fi, Bluetooth sharing

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have come up with a new technique designed to make it easier to share spectrum. The study involved coexistence between a Wi-Fi and a Bluetooth system operating in the same...

CBRS Alliance broadens spectrum-sharing scope

The CBRS Alliance is changing its name to the OnGo Alliance because it wants to broaden its scope to include spectrum sharing on a much wider scale than just the 3.5 GHz CBRS band in the United States. The group...

Different shades of spectrum sharing: Mun

All spectrum is fundamentally shared – even the licensed bands.  Licensed spectrum is shared across tens of thousands of radios nationwide and hundreds of millions of mobile users – coordinated by a single operator. Similarly, unlicensed spectrum is shared across Wi-Fi...

Google, Federated clash over how spectrum gets managed in CBRS, other bands

An FCC proceeding about how to handle the 3.45-3.55 GHz band is bringing up new questions about how spectrum gets managed in the 3.5 GHz Citizens Broadband Radio Access (CBRS) band. If Google gets its way, it would mean transitioning...

AT&T, Ericsson, Nokia picked for DoD 5G testbeds

The U.S. Department of Defense has awarded $600 million in contracts for five 5G testbeds, with AT&T, Ericsson and Nokia among more than a dozen vendors. This is the first group selected for several RPP (Request for Prototyping Proposal) the...