How Will the Latest Wi-Fi Tech Affect Local Areas?

Government Technology: Last week the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit ruled that the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) doesn’t have to delay opening up the 6 Gigahertz spectrum band for unlicensed Wi-Fi.

The court’s decision was in response to a request from public safety and utility organizations, as well as other groups such as AT&T, to grant a stay to the FCC order to open up the 6GHz band. These groups contend that the FCC’s decision could result in interference to the critical operations of entities that currently rely on that particular band.

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