Current Advances in Digital Utility | Opportunities & Challenges

Sep 11, 2017 | By Shravan Deshmukh An increase in the number of distributed and renewable power generation projects, energy efficiency mandates demanding carbon emission reduction, and strict regulatory requirements for electric utilities will drive the digital utility in the coming future. The growth of the Digital Utility Market can be attributed to the Increasing Number of...
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802.11ax is better suited than 802.11ah ( HaLow) for IoT Over WiFi

June 23, 2017 | By Navnit Goel 802.11ah or Wi-Fi HaLow standard has been endorsed for IoT by Wi-Fi Alliance about 18 months back. It operates in unlicensed sub 1 GHz frequency range, supports channel bandwidth of 1 and 2 MHz for IoT, Data throughput support ranges for 350 Kbps to few Gbps, Consumes low power with support of longer sleep time, has lower design complexity and su...
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Spectrum in 5G

May 17, 2017, 2017 | By Navnit Goel Availability of new spectrum bands is critical to implementation of some of the new techniques and deployment of 5G systems A global survey of proposed spectrum bands indicates: 3 to 6 GHz range (LTE sub-6GHz) for both LTE Advanced Pro and 5G NR phase 1 mmWave spectrum ( large bandwidth) for 5G NR phase 2 3 to 6 GHz band Cl...
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5G Service Requirements

Mar 13, 2017 | By Navnit Goel 3GPP Technical Specification Group ( TSG ) on Services & Systems Aspects (SA) WG1, has completed its first normative specification on “Service requirements for the 5G system” (TS22.261), which will now be submitted for approval at the Plenary meeting of the SA group on, 8-10 March 2017.   Requirements on basic capa...
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Enabling Cellular Networks for IoT

Feb 13, 2017 | By Navnit Goel Cellular operators are at cross roads today as uptake of IoT is set to take-off. Analysts predict that there will be around 28 billion connected devices by 2021, of which more than 15 billion will be connected M2M and consumer-electronics devices. [1]. IoT Market size is likely to reach about 661 billion USD by 2021. Cellular operators have a...
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SDN Debate: What vs. How?

Dec 29, 2016 | By Navnit Goel ONF Definition of SDN ONF Definition of SDN [1] The physical separation of the network control plane from the forwarding plane, and where a control plane controls several devices. Directly programmable Agile - Abstracting control from forwarding Centrally managed Configurable through software Open standards-based vendor neutral ...
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Smart Car Parking Management System with energy efficient corridor lighting

Dec 12, 2016 | By Sambandh Bhushan Dhal Proposed Smart Car parking System is designed for auto allocation of parking slot for a vehicle, recording duration of parking and deduction of usage fee charges from his card and lighting control in the parking area. This system can be used for basement parking as well as open parking. The system ensures efficient usage of energy for ...
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