Saturday, October 25, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Panasonic to Offload Sanyo's North America TV Business
Google's Pichai to Become Head of Product at Google: report
Internet Explorer 11 Toolkit Allows Enterprise Admins "Spy" On Their Employees
FCC Says Airwave Auction To Delay Until 2016
HP Broadens Moonshot Portfolio With Intel-powered Models
Microsoft To Keep Nokia Brand For Low-end Smartphones
LG Introduces Its First Octa-Core Application Processor
Cloud and Surface 3 Drive Microsoft's Revenue
Active Discussions
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
How to generate lots of different CDs quickly
Yamaha CRW-F1UX
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
 Home > News > General Computing > Wireles...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, October 10, 2005
Wireless Industry Leaders Promote Next-Generation Wi-Fi Technology


Leading Wi-Fi chip manufacturers announced a new industry forum on Monday to help accelerate efforts to create a new, faster Wi-Fi standard. The Enhanced Wireless Consortium plans to enable wireless LAN transmission rates of up to 600Mbps.

Twenty seven companies related to the Wi-Fi technologies formed Enhanced Wireless Consortium, in order to help the acceleration of the IEEE 802.11n standard development process and promote a technology specification for next- generation wireless local area networking (WLAN) products.

The EWC specification also defines technologies that address the PC and networking equipment market, as well as emerging handheld and consumer electronic applications. The consortium has designed its specification to support speeds of up to 600 Mbps, and is considering the inclusion of other technologies -- including Space Time Block Coding (STBC) and beamforming -- that will enable systems to deliver greater range for wireless products across multiple market segments and support advanced multimedia applications.

The EWC will make its draft product specification available for public download and will provide implementation rights to all silicon suppliers and system vendors who join the organization. Among the current members are Airoha, Apple, Atheros, Azimuth, Broadcom, Buffalo, Cisco Systems, Conexant, D-Link, Gateway, Intel Corporation, Lenovo, Linksys, LitePoint, Marvell, Metalink, NETGEAR, Ralink, Realtek, SANYO, Sony, Symbol Technologies, Toshiba, USRobotics, WildPackets, Winbond and ZyDAS. If the EWC specification is ratified by the IEEE, EWC members have agreed to make their intellectual property (IP) necessary to the specification available to all parties on reasonable and non-discriminatory (RAND) terms.

The EWC specification comprises a number of technical elements, including interoperability with current 802.11a/b/g networks, PHY transmission rates up to 600Mbps that can be used for transmitting multiple HDTV streams, as well as enhanced efficiency MAC with frame aggregation, which could provide end users with at least 100 Mbps application level bandwidth.

The EWC specifiation uses the frequency plan pf existing 802.11 (2.4GHz and/or 5GHz unlicensed bands) and a more efficient utilization of the wireless spectrum.

The new standard will be based on a technology called multiple-input/multiple-output, or MIMO. MIMO works by allowing two or more distinct signals to be multiplexed and simultaneously transmitted over the same 802.11 radio channel at the same time with no interference. This allows more data to be sent over the available radio spectrum than is possible with standard transmissions today.

For additional information about the Enhanced Wireless Consortium visit http://www.enhancedwirelessconsortium.org.


Previous
Next
Nero Launches Nero 7 Premium        All News        Sony Ericsson Unveils UMTS P990 Smartphone
Yahoo Adds Blogs to Its News Section     General Computing News      Japan's Music Industry To Put Fee on iPod

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Wi-Fi Alliance Enhances Wi-Fi CERTIFIED Wi-Fi Direct
Broadcom Doubles Wi-Fi Speed of Devices
FCC Opens More Spectrum For Faster Wi-Fi
Wi-Fi Alliance Reveals New WiGig CERTIFIED Logo; Wireless USB To Get WiGig Boost
Wi-Fi Alliance Kicks Off 5G Wi-Fi Certification Program
FCC To Increase Spectrum For Faster Wi-Fi
Improvements To IEEE 802.11ad Standard Enable Multi-gigabit Data Throughput
Wi-Fi Alliance To Take Over WiGig Development
Marvell Introduces 802.11ac 4x4 Wireless Chipset
WI-FI Alliance Announces First Miracast-certified Devices
Wi-Fi Alliance Now certifying Tunnel Technology Wireless Technology
New IEEE 802.11 Amendments Improve Streaming and Wireless Network Performance

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .