PARIS, December 1, 2021 / PRNewswire / – RED Technologies announces that the company has filed its application with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for approval as an Automated Frequency Coordination System (AFC) operator. The AFC is required to tell unlicensed devices of standard Wi-Fi 6E power which channels and power levels can be used safely in a particular location to avoid interference with existing licensees such as micro links. fixed waves and radio astronomical installations.
This strategic decision will allow RED Technologies to complete its unique SAS suite. RED is actively contributing to the standardization of 6 GHz while developing the AFC necessary to support WLAN and 5G on the unlicensed 6 GHz band. The company has extensive experience in creating innovative cloud-based spectrum sharing solutions and already serves many customers in the United States with its Spectrum Access System (SAS) for CBRS through a partnership with Amdocs. RED also operates TVWS systems in the United States and Canada, two markets where AFC is required and which will be the first countries to allow 6 GHz operation outdoors.
In order to fully cover spectrum sharing opportunities independently, RED Technologies is currently passing FCC certification to become a Wave 2 SAS Administrator, a certification the company has already successfully passed in Wave 1 in partnership with Amdocs, and plans to enter the CBRS market in mid 2022..
As telecommunications markets move towards 5G and face growing spectrum scarcity and demand for accessible and affordable services, policymakers and industry stakeholders have designed revolutionary regulatory frameworks to enable dynamic sharing spectrum.
Founded in 2012, RED Technologies has been a pioneer in spectrum sharing technologies and has actively contributed to regulatory developments and CBRS standards. The RED Technologies team is made up of leading engineers from leading telecommunications providers and operators. RED Technologies is now a leading provider of cutting-edge technologies and services, offering scalable cloud-based CBRS and TVWS spectrum sharing solutions, soon to be complemented by its 6 GHz AFC.
RED technologies will maintain its contribution to the necessary standardization and regulatory work in all potential bands to further consolidate the company’s position as a unique and innovative specialist in dynamic spectrum sharing with the full range of services available to operators. , verticals and governments around the world. The reference shareholder of the company is the venture capital company Karista (www.karista.vc).
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