Author: cwsc

Centre for White Space Communication Receive Chariman’s Award from BAE Systems

At an event held in Glasgow on the 27th of October, the Centre for White Space Communication received a Chairman’s Award from BAE Systems for its part in the MarTacNet project. This innovative maritime project uses TVWS to provide high-bandwidth, long-range communication and was developed in collaboration with BAE Systems, Cloudnet IT Solutions, 6Harmonics Inc, Read More …

Cabinet Secretary Fergus Ewing says TVWS will help facilitate 100 percent superfast coverage.

In the 14th Sept Meeting of Parliament, while discussing issues relating to the distribution of high speed broadband, Cabinet Secretary Fergus Ewing MSP noted the success of TVWS deployment in Orkney. Speaking in response to Kenneth Gibson MSP, Mr. Ewing stated that “reaching 100 per cent superfast coverage will involve a mix of technologies and Read More …

President Obama Acknowledges Mawingu Networks Success in Kenya

In his remarks at the US-Africa Business Forum President Obama highlighted 4Africa project, the collaboration between Microsoft and Mawingu Networks, as a successful international endeavor. In the two years since our last forum, American and African companies have concluded deals worth nearly $15 billion, which will support African development across the board, from manufacturing to Read More …

BAE Systems Demonstrate TVWS Technology at Unmanned Warrior

BAE Systems will play a role in the upcoming Unmanned Warrior exercise. This exercise will demonstrate, in a tactically representative environment, martime autonomous systems. One technology being showcased is the MarTacNet, which was developed in collaboration with the Centre for White Space Communication, Cloudnet IT Solutions, 6Harmonics and Fairspectrum. The Unmanned Warrior exercise will be Read More …

White Space Pilot in Orkney

In June 2015, the Centre for White Space Communication was awarded a grant from the Scottish Government to develop and implement a TVWS pilot network in Orkney. This project involves the setting-up of Wi-Fi hotspots on three council operated ferries to provide connectivity to passengers during journeys. In addition, further infrastructure will be added to Read More …

Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Formed

Twenty-three companies and organizations from across the world have joined forces to launch the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance – a global organization advocating more efficient and more effective spectrum management. The Alliance itself will be technology neutral, but will promote regulatory policies that pave the way for innovative wireless technologies that are able to exploit unused Read More …