0
Wireless

Ofcom makes more 8 GHz, 26 GHz spectrum available for shared use

Wednesday 5 June 2019 | 11:34 CET | News
UK regulator Ofcom plans to make more spectrum available for shared use in the 8 GHz and 26 GHz bands, while also considering the needs of existing users in these bands.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless / Mobile & Wireless
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment
This article is part of dossier

5G


Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Ofcom consults on changes to spectrum trading regulations

Published 01 Nov 2019 10:41 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has opened a consultation on proposed changes to the spectrum trading and register regulations. The ...

Vodafone UK shares 4G spectrum with StrattoOpencell for rural mobile broadband

Published 02 Oct 2019 11:39 CET | United Kingdom
Vodafone UK has become the first UK company to share unused 4G spectrum to extend mobile broadband coverage in rural areas. This ...

Ofcom approves technical changes to mobile operators' spectrum licences

Published 25 Jun 2019 15:40 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has approved a request from the main mobile network operators - EE, Hutchison (Three), Vodafone and Telefonica ...

O2 UK welcomes Ofcom 5G spectrum defragmentation proposals

Published 18 Jun 2019 11:03 CET | United Kingdom
O2 UK has issued a statement in response to Ofcom's consultation of the defragmentation of spectrum holdings in the 3.4-3.8 GHz ...

Ofcom consults on revised measures to defragment 3.4-3.8 GHz spectrum band

Published 11 Jun 2019 20:30 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published new proposals to help defragment the 3.4-3.8 GHz band, following the planned auction of 3.6-3.8 ...

Ofcom continues preparation for 700MHz, 3.6-3.8Ghz spectrum auction

Published 21 May 2019 12:21 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has made various statutory instruments in preparation for the award of 700 MHz and 3.6-3.8 GHz spectrum. It ...

Vodafone UK win High Court spectrum fee case against Ofcom

Published 20 May 2019 11:47 CET | United Kingdom
UK mobile network operators have won a legal case against regulator Ofcom over annual spectrum fees, reports the Financial Times....

UK mobile networks agree to share masts in rural areas

Published 13 May 2019 11:16 CET | United Kingdom
The CEOs of the UK's four mobile network operators - O2 (Telefonica), Vodafone, EE and 3 UK - have agreed to establish a new ...

Ofcom consults on spectrum licence changes to support 5G roll-out

Published 19 Apr 2019 10:48 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom is consulting on a request from mobile network operators EE, Vodafone, Telefonica (O2) and Hutchison (3 UK) to ...

3 UK urges Ofcom to abandon rural mobile coverage proposals

Published 15 Apr 2019 10:50 CET | United Kingdom
3 UK has called on Ofcom to abandon its plans to target poor mobile reception in rural areas, reports The Sunday Times....

Ofcom confirms annual plan with focus on broadband, consumer protection

Published 25 Mar 2019 14:32 CET | United Kingdom
UK communications regulator Ofcom has published its 2019/20 Annual Plan, following consultation with the market on its ...

Ofcom confirms approach for recovering cost of satellite filing work

Published 15 Mar 2019 11:16 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published a statement confirming its approach for recovering the cost of satellite filing work from ...

UK needs innovative approach to spectrum to fully exploit 5G - research

Published 25 Feb 2019 17:13 CET | United Kingdom
The launch of 5G is an opportunity for the UK to move beyond a one-size-fits-all spectrum policy which has left many rural areas, ...

UK govt consults on new broadband, mobile strategic priorities for Ofcom

Published 18 Feb 2019 10:44 CET | United Kingdom
The UK Government has outlined its new strategic priorities for telecoms regulator Ofcom to support broadband investment, ...

Ofcom accepts PMSE funding claims for 700 MHz clearance

Published 04 Feb 2019 21:43 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom announced that owners of wireless programme making and special events (PMSE) equipment can now apply for ...

Ofcom consults on regulations for 3.6-3.6 GHz, 700 MHz spectrum auction

Published 01 Feb 2019 15:29 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published three new consultations as it prepares to award spectrum in the 700 MHz and 2.6-3.8 GHz bands. ...