Tag: 2.3 GHz
Q3 sees new record prices for the 3.5 GHz band
Oct 21, 2021
by Toby Youell

New iteration of PolicyTracker Spectrum Database tracks 11 auctions across six bands. The last three months included two potentially expensive spectrum auctions. Operators in one of these countries, Pakistan, largely shunned the award; but Canadian operators ended up paying record prices. These auction results are reported in the 2021 Q3… Read more...

South African operator asks court to stop regulator taking back temporary Covid spectrum
Oct 15, 2021
by Dugie Standeford

Attempts by the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) to auction spectrum in the 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 2.3 GHz, 2.6 GHz and 3.5 GHz bands and to licence a wireless open-access network (WOAN) are once again in disarray. Read more...

Brazilian consultation on use of mobile frequencies to meet universal service obligations
Oct 11, 2021
by Richard Haas

Brazil’s regulator Anatel has opened a consultation on proposed changes to the universal telephone service obligations. The regulator is considering using the 700 MHz, 2.3 GHz, 3.5 GHz and 26 GHz bands to meet coverage obligations. These 5G frequencies are due to be auctioned off on the 4th of November.… Read more...

Kyrgyzstan regional 2.3 GHz
Oct 05, 2021
by Richard Haas

State Communications Agency (SCA)

South Africa 700 MHz, 800 MHz, 2.3 GHz, 2.6 GHz, 3.5 GHz
Oct 05, 2021
by PolicyTracker

Independent Communications Authority South Africa (ICASA)

Norway 2.6 GHz and 3.4 – 3.8 GHz
Oct 01, 2021
by Toby Youell

Norwegian Communications Authority (Nkom)

ICASA to reclaim temporary spectrum licenses but auction still on hold
Sep 13, 2021
by Dugie Standeford

Other administrations that made spectrum available during the pandemic are also preparing to reclaim it for auction. Read more...

Peru AWS-3 and 2.3 GHz
Aug 09, 2021
by Toby Youell

Ministerio de Transportes y Comunicaciones (MTC)

Two influential regulators focus on local licensing and innovation
Jul 29, 2021
by Toby Youell

Innovation often occurs in different places at roughly the same time. Electromagnetic induction, for example, was discovered in both Britain and the US independently in the early 19th century. Frequency-hopping spread spectrum technology was also developed separately by several engineers in the first half of the 20th century, including Austrian-born… Read more...