Towards the development of broadband access by merging optical and wireless systems - Trends in wireless access system technology

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Wireless technology is an effective way to improve the broadband environment. This article reports on IEEE802.11 wireless LAN technology and its trends and on the current status of the 5-GHz frequency band that is being developed in combination with it. It also briefly describes the wireless IP access system (WIPAS), which combines optical and wireless technology, and presents actual examples of its introduction.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)29-34
Number of pages6
JournalNTT Technical Review
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Apr 1


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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