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Chile trialling TV 'white space' connectivity with Microsoft

Thursday 16 September 2021 | 11:50 CET | News
Chile's telecommunications regulator Subtel said it has teamed up with Microsoft to launch a trial of TV 'white space' radio spectrum for data transmission purposes. The initial pilot resulted in the installation of a broadband connection based on unused TV channel bands in the locality of Jose Painecura in the Araucania region to provide coverage to 120 families, two schools, two health clinics and a meteorological station. 

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Microsoft / Subtel
Countries: Chile
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