Expect a Showdown on 6 GHz This Fall

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai has announced that he will take action this fall to permit greater utilization of the 6 GHz band. Expect interested parties to continue to file technical arguments in support of their positions in coming months. The Apple, Google et al contingent claimed to debunk the interference potential concerns raised by Sirius, which operates in an adjacent band, and the Wi-Fi Alliance argues that harmonization with U-NII-3 rules, including appropriate mitigation techniques, would protect incumbent 6 GHz operations. (GN 17-183) (GN 18-122).

 

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