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    For reliable and efficient long-range RF communications, narrowband systems may be a prime choice.
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    Test Cases Certify Non-Terrestrial Network Chipset

    Feb. 15, 2024
    Keysight has 21 approved test cases available for non-terrestrial network certification in Skylo mobile operator solutions.

    Wi-Fi HaLow Now Deploying into Real-World Commercial IoT

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    The 3GPP’s 2022 standards for non-terrestrial networks have spawned a boom in convergence of satellite communications and cellular networks.

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