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Optics White Paper
The Optics Working Group has released their White Paper that highlights multiple Optics technologies, identifying their current and future states.
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Public Safety Technology White Paper
The white paper is the first output of the IEEE Public Safety Technology Task Force.
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International Network Generations Roadmap (INGR) - 2021 Edition
Full chapters of the INGR are available exclusively to signed-in participants of the IEEE Future Networks Initiative (FNI).
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Edge Platforms and Services Evolving into 2030
These are the building blocks for the era of domain specific services and futuristic edge native solutions.
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IEEE 2020 3rd 5G World Forum, 10 September - 2 November
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Feature Article


Laying the Groundwork for the Future of Telehealth

The COVID-19 pandemic accelerated the adoption of telehealth capabilities across the globe. But reviews of telehealth maturity regional differences show variations between urban and rural areas and between rich and poor countries.

Read more at IEEE Transmitter.

Small Cell Report

Economic Impacts to Residential Real Estate from Small Wireless Facilities Report Published

David Witkowski, Co-Chair of the Deployment Working Group, has just published a key new report on Small Cell Wireless impact on real estate value.

Read more at Joint Venture Silicon Valley.


Cybersecurity Training Program Teaches How to Fend Off Attacks

Hands-on labs replicate real-world threats

Read more at IEEE Spectrum.

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Here's a hint of what 6G might look like

One of the Qualcomm researchers behind 5G offers a glimpse at a key element of the next-next generation of wireless technology. And it's not just more speed.

Read more at CNET.


Technology Spotlight

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Building a telecommunications roadmap for 5G implementation

The prospect of next-generation cellular technologies – notably, 5G – will enable greater functionality, but their complexity has resulted in increased burdens being placed on municipalities and government agencies.

Read more at Dataquest.

Ham Radio

Cuba Jamming Ham Radio? Listen For Yourself

A public SDR network triangulates the island as the source of mystery signals

Read more at IEEE Spectrum.

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New Technique Turns 5G’s Power Problem Into a PAPR Tiger

Wireless networks have long struggled with inefficient power ratios

Read more at IEEE Transmitter. 

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5G Chips Add Test Challenges

The advent of chips supporting millimeter-wave (mmWave) 5G signals is creating a new set of design and testing challenges.

Read more at Semiconductor Engineering.


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