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Possible RED Updates on the Horizon A few months ago, Ofcom, which is UK’s regulatory authority decided to update their regulations to allow Wi-Fi use in the 5.8 GHz band (U-NII-3). It a...Keep Reading
Will You be Complying to the Latest RED Standards in 2018? The new directive regulating radio equipment usage in EU was in effect starting June 13th, 2017. It was a painful process for us and our customers to ...Keep Reading
Changes to the 5GHz Wi-Fi band in the UK The Office of Communications, commonly known as Ofcom, is the government-approved regulatory and competition authority for the broadcasting, telecommu...Keep Reading
Code RED - Radio Equipment Directive, that is! ALERT… Come June 13, 2017 the current directive regulating radio equipment will be repealed and new requirements will come into law and all new produc...Keep Reading
Are you prepared for EN 300 328 v1.9.1? EN 300 328 covers wideband data systems operating in the 2.4GHz ISM band, including Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and ZigBee. This is the harmonized standard agai...Keep Reading
Does your product need to be tested for SAR? What is SAR? Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) refers to the amount of radio frequency electromagnetic field absorbed by the body while using a wireless ...Keep Reading
Are you prepared for the Level VI Energy-Efficiency Regulation? The U.S. Level VI energy-efficiency regulation, aimed at energy savings in external power supplies, goes into force on February 10, 2016, and will imp...Keep Reading
Radio Equipment Directive (RED) 2014/53/EU What is Radio Equipment Directive (RED) 2014/53/EU?  The Radio and Telecommunications Terminal Equipment Directive (R&TTE) 1999/5/EC has been in place...Keep Reading
FCC Update for 802.11d - “World Wide Roaming” FCC plans to prohibit the use of “World Wide Roaming”. What this means is that wireless clients will not be allowed to use the 802.11d specification t...Keep Reading
FCC Announces New Rules for U-NII in 5 GHz Band In the Federal Register Vol 79, No.84 of May 01, 2014, FCC has announced that Unlicensed National Information Infrastructure (U-NII) for the 5 GHz ban...Keep Reading