Qatar PR Network, Online Press Release from qatar and Doha city
 
Technology, Computers & IT(Technology)
Filter PR by
  
CRA Launches Public Consultation on Additional Frequencies to Accommodate New Short Range Technologies
CRA Launches Public Consultation on Additional Frequencies to Accommodate New Short Range Technologies

Public Consultation invites suggestions and comments on proposed modifications to current SRD Class License 

Doha, July 30, 2017:  The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) today launched a public consultation with revisions to the Class License for Short Range Devices (SRDs). The modifications will ensure that CRA enables the stakeholders to introduce new technologies and devices in the market and be better prepared for the future demands. Interested stakeholders have until August 16, 2017 to comment on the proposed changes published in the CRA website. 

The proposed revisions to the Class License are designed to accommodate advances in radio-communications equipment and applications, and include new frequency ranges for SRDs. The proposed changes relate especially to ‘Annexure (2)’ and propose the addition of new frequency bands for SRDs such as wide range of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of things (IoT) Applications. The modifications also introduce a separate section for Wireless Access Systems including Radio Local Area Networks (WAS/RLANs) Applications, with the corresponding authorized frequency ranges with the maximum allowed output power.

Commenting on the Public Consultation, H.E. Mohammed Ali Al-Mannai, President of CRA said, “As part of CRA’s mission to ensure the provision of advanced, innovative and reliable ICT services across the state of Qatar, it is critical that there is enough spectrum to accommodate the rapidly evolving technological environment.” 

“The introduction of additional frequency ranges for short range devices is in response to numerous recent advancements in radio-communications applications and technologies. The additional frequencies will allow for a greater variety of short range devices, including M2M and IoT applications, being sold and used in the country which in turn will benefit consumers. The Public Consultation is a crucial part of this process because it allows us to understand, and take into account, the needs of all stakeholders in an organized and transparent manner,” His Excellency added. 

The modified class license is open for consultation until August 16, 2017.

The Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) is the communications regulator in the state of Qatar established by virtue of Emiri Decree (42) in 2014. CRA regulates the communications & information technology and postal sectors, and access to digital media. CRA uses its regulatory powers mandated by the Emiri decree to protect consumer rights, ensure competition, manage the resolution of disputes, and manage the electromagnetic spectrum. In all its activities, the CRA seeks to ensure the provision of advanced, innovative and reliable ICT and postal services across the state of Qatar.

Posted by : Qatar and Doha City PR Network Editorial Team
Viewed 10238 times
PR Category : Technology
Posted on : Sunday, July 30, 2017  11:02:00 AM UAE local time (GMT+4)
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of QatarPRNetwork.com.
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine
Back to Section Home

Related Stories

 
 
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Rimmel - Brow Squad: Don't Follow the Rules - Define Them [34957-Views]
Olay Eyes - Show your emotions not your age [34653-Views]
Parfums de Marly, Delina - From the perfumed court to personal fragrances [32275-Views]
Weekend Max Mara : The Pasticcino Bag - Fall/Winter 2017 [31012-Views]
New Must-Have Beauty Products from GOSH this October [29446-Views]
Sportmax : Spring / Summer 2018 collection. [26888-Views]
Max Mara: Spring / Summer 2018 collection. [26006-Views]
Marchon Eyewear, Inc. and Calvin Klein, Inc. Announce Renewal of Exclusive Longterm Global Eyewear L... [25322-Views]
Trick or Treat Your Skin - New Halloween Special Edition Vanilla Pumpkin by The Body Shop [24227-Views]
Let's Denim! The Ashley Graham for Marina Rinaldi capsule collection debuts in Milan. [23952-Views]
Huawei CBG supports the Middle East Innovation Agenda by bringing cutting-edge innovative technologi... [22501-Views]
Al Tayer Motors to Celebrate Ferrari's 70th Anniversary in the UAE [20976-Views]
Skyline University College Toastmasters Club Conducted Orientation for Freshmen Students [20541-Views]
Huawei unveils the long-awaited HUAWEI Mate 10 and HUAWEI Mate 10 Pro [19819-Views]
Focusing on Entrepreneurship among Skyline University Students [19725-Views]
Skyline University College Signed a MoU with Sharjah Police Punishment and Correctional [18930-Views]
Huawei brings together Chinese Entrepreneurs and Top Regional Companies at “The Future of Innovation... [18786-Views]
Max Mara Atelier - Fall/Winter 2017 collection [18716-Views]
Skyline University College Signed a MOU with Orient Tours LLC [18364-Views]
Graham Chronofighter Vintage GMT [17806-Views]
 
RSS Facebook Twitter LinkedDin
 
Top Sections
 
Top Stories