Items tagged "12 GHz"
Public Knowledge Welcomes FCC Action to Use 12 GHz Band to Close Digital DivideJanuary 13, 2021 12 GHz , Digital Divide , Rural Access , Wi-Fi
Last night, the Federal Communications Commission voted to approve a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that could potentially leverage spectrum sharing technology to help close the digital divide.Read More
FCC Chairman Pai Moves to Leverage 12 GHz Band to Close Digital DivideDecember 29, 2020 12 GHz , 5G , Digital Divide , FCC , internet inequality , Spectrum , Spectrum Reform , Wireless , wireless broadband
Last week, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai circulated a draft Notice of Proposed Rulemaking that could potentially leverage spectrum sharing technology to help close the digital divide. Adding the 12 GHz band to the agency’s “5G FAST Plan” would make an additional 500 MHz of contiguous spectrum available for two-way fixed and mobile 5G wireless broadband services, while protecting incumbent satellite uses (including satellite broadband) from harmful interference.Read More