Group 7-2 - Clifford Knuelle Marc Jesse WIRELESS SPECTRUM...

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WIRELESS SPECTRUM Clifford Knuelle Marc Jesse Devin Coons
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WHAT IS FREQUENCY SPECTRUM? A frequency spectrum is a tool used to organize and map electromagnetic waves. Waves propagate through space at different frequencies. The set of all possible frequencies is called the electromagnetic spectrum. Radio frequency is a natural resource Most countries define the radio frequency spectrum as government property.
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REGULATION The International Telecommunication Union, was established in 1865 to standardize and regulate radio and telecommunications. The ITU is a specialized agency of the United Nations Allows for “the sovereign right of each State to regulate its telecommunication”
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OFFICE OF SPECTRUM MANAGEMENT (OSM) Some responsibilities Include: establishing and issuing policy regarding allocations and regulations governing the Federal spectrum use; developing plans for the peacetime and wartime use of the spectrum; assigning frequencies & maintaining spectrum use databases; reviewing Federal agencies' new telecommunications systems and certifying that spectrum will be available; participating in all aspects of the Government's communications related emergency readiness activities; participating in Federal Government telecommunications and automated information systems security activities.
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The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is an independent United States government agency.
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