Deborah D. McAdams / 01.31.2013 12:16PM
Signal Boosters and 5 GHz Unlicensed Devices on February FCC Meeting Agenda
Scheduled for Feb. 20
WASHINGTON – The Federal Communications Commission
announced the following two agenda items for its next open meeting, scheduled
for Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2013.
Improving Wireless Coverage for Consumers Through the Use of Signal
The commission will consider a Report and Order adopting new technical,
operational, and registration requirements for signal boosters.
Increasing the Amount of Spectrum Available for Unlicensed Devices in the
5 GHz Band:
The commission will consider a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to increase the
amount of unlicensed spectrum for Wi-Fi in the 5 GHz band.