In Focus: The Where, Who and What of the 3.65 GHz Band

In Focus: 3.65 GHz BandThe FCC adopted the rules for the 3.65 – 3.7 GHz band in May 2007, a good nine years after it first proposed to allocate the band to non-Government fixed services on a primary basis. This timeline coincided with parallel development of WiMAX where equipment based on the fixed version of the standard (IEEE 802.16d) first came to market in 2005. In this post, I look at deployments in this band especially as it called for certain features to accommodate co-existence between different systems. But first, here’s a very brief overview of some of the regulatory features. Read more of this post