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Microsoft opens spectrum observatory in Brussels

Wednesday 30 January 2013 | 08:31 CET | News
Microsoft has opened a spectrum observatory in Brussels to give policy markers and regulators access to wireless spectrum usage data as to support decisions on which spectrum bands are the best immediate target for expanded spectrum sharing. This is the third Microsoft Spectrum Observatory. The first two, in Redmond, WA, and Washington, DC, have been operating for a few months. The Spectrum Observatory draws on data collected via monitoring stations, using a RFeye device manufactured by the UK spectrum intelligence specialist CRFS. The device measures signal power by scanning across a

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Microsoft
Countries: Belgium / Europe
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