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2014-03-11 23:31:55

New Spectrum-Sharing Database Specification Enables Wireless Broadband Services Using Spectrum Sharing Chelmsford, MA (PRWEB) March 11, 2014 The WhiteSpace Alliance™ (WSA), a global industry organization enabling sharing of underutilized spectrum, today announced its endorsement of the recently amended IEEE 802.11af standard, commonly known as WiFi, for adding White Space services to wireless LAN devices. “The enhanced IEEE standard is a significant validation of using intelligent...

2011-07-26 07:00:00

PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Telemedicine is technologically ready to meet the growing demand for access to health services in developing nations and remote areas around the world, say experts from IEEE, the world's largest professional technical association. However, widespread use of telemedicine will require greater collaboration between technologists and clinicians to ensure it delivers on its promises in the real world - millions more people reached, with...

2011-07-14 12:45:00

Highlight of upgrade is the addition of redline versions of IEEE standards PISCATAWAY, N.J., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- IEEE, the world's largest technical professional association, has released new content for the IEEE Xplore® digital library, including IEEE Redline Standards. The first installment of IEEE Redline Standards is now available for select subscription packages. IEEE Redline StandardsRedline versions allow technical professionals to more...

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