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The All-Wireless Enterprise: Blasting Through Walls @ 60 GHz

The unlicensed V-band has been getting a lot of attention of late.  The initial focus was on using it for residential broadband, but now the interest has turned to in-building wireless backbones. One of the great advantages of the V-band is that it has an enormous amount of spectrum (14 GHz in the U.S.) and…

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Selecting the Best Frequency Bands for Backhaul

This blog will look at the RF bands that are in common usage today to get a better idea of which services work best at which frequencies.  We’ll focus on access technologies which connect users to Wi-Fi AP’s (or cellular networks) and backbone technologies that connect these AP’s back to the wiring closet and from…

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Transformational Nature of WaveTunnel Technology

The question often comes up as to why Airvine went down the path of developing an entirely new in-building networking solution when the legacy approach of using structured wiring is so well entrenched. Is a new solution really necessary? To answer that question, we must look at the dynamic nature of the modern enterprise.  Be it…

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Getting Beamforming Right in the Millimeter-wave Bands

We hear a lot about beamforming in the trade press, on podcasts and elsewhere, but what is it and why do you care? Beamforming involves the precise phase shifting of the elements of an antenna array to generate a very narrow beam focused in a very specific direction. The narrow beam greatly increases the gain…

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Airvine Update from the WI-FI World Congress 2021

Vivek Ragavan gave an update on the progress on the WaveTunnel program at this event in mid-November.  To replay that presentation just click on the following link: Click for Airvine Update These are exciting times at Airvine as we expect to start shipping pilot units during the first week in January.  Stay tuned for more…

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