Spectrum Agile Radio. Team 4 Jim Kile Don Little Samir Shah. Structure of Presentation. Definition, why?, and evolution Background concepts White space, measurements Regulatory environment Wireless standards Implementations. Spectrum Agile Radio (SAR).
Use of a licensed radio band by other than the license holders on a non-interfering basis.
Necessary radio spectrum will not be available in the future
“[T]he time is ripe for spectrum policy reform. Increasing demand for spectrum-based services and devices are straining longstanding, and outmoded, spectrum policies. While the Commission has recently made some major strides in how spectrum is allocated and assigned in some bands . . . spectrum policy is not keeping pace with the relentless spectrum demands of the market.”
Spectrum access versus scarcity
New methods as a solution to access
Need to define rights and responsibility
Modernizing the regulator model
Increase access to spectrum through the time dimension
New inferences management standards
Legislative recommendationsRegulatory EnvironmentSpectrum policy task force
“Wireless LAN Medium Access Control (MAC) and Physical Layer (PHY) Specifications: Radio Resource Management of Wireless LANs”