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Straight Path aims to demonstrate viability of 5G at 39 GHz within 12-18 months

Published by FierceWirelessTech. Company awaits FCC's NPRM on spectrum above 24 GHz Straight Path, which is developing a 5G phased-array transceiver prototype in the 39 GHz band, expects to complete its work within 12 to 18 months and hopes the prototype will demonstrate the viability of using 39 GHz for 5G services. The company, which owns the former fixed wireless provider Winstar Communications' spectrum licenses in the 28 GHz and 39 GHz bands, is also waiting to hear what the FCC...

Leading the Way in Spectrum for Mobile Service

Published by CEOCFO Magazine. Interview conducted by Lynn Fosse, Senior Editor for CEOCFO Magazine. "The prime focus of Straight Path Communications is to build value in our spectrum assets by creating more dynamic opportunities to use the spectrum. We are pushing to allow for use of our spectrum for mobile services, which is a greater use case than fixed wireless and therefore creates substantially greater value in the assets". ~David Jonas Read full interview...

Straight Path plots 5G strategy with fixed wireless spectrum

Published by Fiercewireless. Straight Path, a spectrum holding company that owns bankrupt fixed wireless provider Winstar Communications' spectrum licenses in the 28 GHz and 39 GHz bands, is counting on the growing momentum for using millimeter-wave (mmWave) spectrum for 5G services as a boon for the company. IDT spun off its spectrum holdings that it acquired from bankrupt Winstar into Straight Path in 2013. Straight Path holds 828 spectrum licenses in the 39 GHz band, making it the...