Tag: 5GHz

The Role of WiFi in IoT

The trend to support a diversity of connectivity under a common platform is not confined to wireless broadband. As the Internet of Things (IoT)...

The Convergence Towards Spectrum Sharing

Why spectrum sharing? Commercial access and use of spectrum has traditionally been authorized in two ways: either through individual licenses or in accordance with license...

Qualcomm sails against the tide with latest home WiFi chip

Qualcomm has taken the 802.11ac Wave 2 WiFi chips, which it launched precisely a year ago, and changed them radically, to offer a new...

More LTE-U clashes, but the real test will be route to...

Telefonica and Ericsson have conducted the latest live demonstration of LTE-Unlicensed, bringing the technology closer to commercial implementation even outside the US and Korea....

Implications of LTE in the 5 GHz Band

Back in December 2013, during a 3GPP Radio Access Network (RAN) plenary meeting, Ericsson and Qualcomm introduced LTE-Unlicensed, a scheme that puts LTE-Advanced signals...

Long road ahead for LTE to share WiFi’s band

Mobile operators are starting to implement carrier aggregation to increase capacity and make better use of disparate frequencies. However, they are also looking for...

Huawei pushes 5GHz WiFi beyond 10Gbps Claims 802.11ax standard for ultradense...

WiFi could reach peak data rates of 10Gbps by 2018, claims Huawei, which achieved these speeds in lab trials in China. The prototype equipment reached...