Tech Trends: Raising the Bar(s) in Wireless

New options in Wi-Fi and beyond

Some see this as primarily a replacement technology for nests of cables, docking stations, HDMI cables, etc. I could envision using WiGig for control room monitors, digital displays and short distance Gig or 10 Gig Ethernet links — more capability than copper and less costly than fiber. More information can be found on the Wireless Gigabit Alliance web site,


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