110th Anniversary of ITU Radio Regulations
Today is the 110th anniversary of ITU Radio Regulations. In 1906 the first International Radiotelegraph Conference gathered 30 maritime states in Berlin to sign the "International Radiotelegraph Convention" establishing the principle of compulsory intercommunication between vessels at sea and the land. The annex to this Convention contained the first regulations governing wireless telegraphy. These regulations, which have since been expanded and revised by numerous radio conferences, are now known as the ITU Radio Regulations.
Today's Radio Regulations cover frequencies ranging from 9 kHz to 3000 GHz and includes the solutions of numerous World Radio Conferences such as WRC-95, WRC-97, WRC-2000, WRC-03, WRC-07, WRC-12 and WRC-15, which define the rights and obligations of ITU's Member States to use the spectrum and satellite orbit resources.
The regulations have become the base for wireless services development, they have also provided the protection of the needs and interesta of telecommunication facilities users. Over the last 110 years, the Radio Regulations have proven to be a perfectly suited instrument to govern the use of the frequency spectrum and satellite orbits, based on international cooperation and mutual understanding. More than 40 different radiocommunication services use the spectrum in order to provide the growing amount of users with high quality telecommunication service.
We are now witnessing the full deployment of the fourth generation (4G) mobile broadband systems, based on ITU standards known as International Mobile Telecommunications. The IMT-2020 ITU standards for the fifth generation (5G) are in process.
Three-fold IP traffic increase is predicted by 2021
According to the Cisco Visual Networking Index (VNI) Complete Forecast released in June 2017 global IP traffic is expected to increase three-fold and to reach 278 exabytes per month by 2021.
The European Commission wishes to promote free Wi-Fi connectivity for citizens and visitors in public spaces
The European Parliament, the Council and the Commission reached a political agreement on the WiFi4EU initiative and its funding on 29 May 2017.
The 2017 Session of ITU Council
The 2017 Session of ITU Council was hold in Geneva on May 15-25, 2017
World Telecommunication and Information Society Day
World Telecommunication Day has been celebrated annually on 17 May since 1969, marking the founding of ITU and the signing of the first International Telegraph Convention in 1865.
JSV Giprosvjaz specialists designed the project "Reconstruction of a complex of Dinamo Stadium objects in Minsk. Radio communication"
Specialists from the communication systems and networks department of JSV "Giprosvjaz" together with the specialists from the department of communications equipment power supply and architecture and construction department have designed the project "Reconstruction of a complex of Dinamo Stadium objects in Minsk. Radio communication"