Author Alan Cameron

Alan Cameron is a senior project manager at the Cape Town Partnership.

Alan Cameron

Auctions fail, but dynamic spectrum won’t

Both Wi-Fi and microwave technology came from unexpected experiments. And using technology to manipulate radio waves to transmit Internet data isn’t new. But these radio waves are becoming congested, and so more expensive. Now a technology is beginning to mature which creates huge efficiencies in how radio waves can be used, and shared.