Ofcom consults on licensed white space devices

Monday 2 March 2015 | 10:12 CET | News
UK communications regulator Ofcom has opened a consultation until 10 April on proposals to authorise certain types of white space devices on a licensed basis. While the authority expects most white space devices to operate on a licence exempt basis in the future, many do not currently meet its requirements for licence exemption and require manual configuration by the user. Ofcom is therefore considering whether manually configured devices should be licensed on a transitional basis, while equipment is developed that meets its licence exemption regulations. The move follows a recently published

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Ofcom
Countries: United Kingdom
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