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Private Cellular Networks: Devices Key to Growth in Unlicensed Spectrum Bands

Oct 24, 2019 |


The availability of shared and unlicensed spectrum bands coupled with the emergence of standalone cellular technologies such as MulteFire is setting the stage for enterprises and industrial companies to invest in private networks based on LTE, initially and later 5G.

This Viewpoint provides an overview of the spectrum options and associated cellular technologies available to companies wishing to build private networks. It also provides detailed information on the technical specifications and availability of suitable devices (smartphones, laptops, IoT modules, routers, etc.) at present.

Table of Contents: 

  • Snapshot 
  • Key Planning AssumptionsIntroduction
  • Technology Focus
  • Spectrum Overview
  • LTE in the CBRS Band
  • MulteFire LTE Standard
  • Use Cases
  • Trials and Commercial Services
  • Key Challenges

Number of Pages: 24
Author: Gareth Owen
Published Date: October 2019


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