Spectrum Bridge, Hocking Valley Community Hospital, and Google Begin TV White Spaces Trial In Logan, Ohio

The Spectrum Bridge, Hocking Valley Community Hospital, and Google have teamed up to deploy a broadband network using the TV white spaces. To prevent interference with other signals, the network is using Spectrum Bridge's real-time TV white spaces database (to determine TV white spaces availability at any location, check out Spectrum Bridge's free search tool.)This […]

The Spectrum Bridge, Hocking Valley Community Hospital, and Google have teamed up to deploy a broadband network using the TV white spaces. To prevent interference with other signals, the network is using Spectrum Bridge's real-time TV white spaces database (to determine TV white spaces availability at any location, check out Spectrum Bridge's free search tool.)

This deployment is operating on an experimental white spaces license granted by FCC. On Sep 23, the Commission will be voting on final technical rules governing the white spaces – a vote that could pave the way for unlicensed white spaces deployments across the country.

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