Wi-SUN Alliance announces feature complete Field Area Network Technical Profile Specification

 

The specification brings Smart Utility Networks to enterprises, service providers and municipalities by enabling interoperable, multi-service and secure IPv6 communications over an IEEE 802.15.4gTM-based wireless mesh network.  Mesh-enabled field area networks provide resilient, secure and cost effective connectivity with extremely good coverage in a range of topographical environments, from dense urban neighborhoods to rural areas, with minimal additional infrastructure.  

Find out more about the Wi-SUN Alliance FAN:

Wi-SUN Alliance in brief

The Wi-SUN Alliance promotes the adoption of open industry standards for

  • Wireless Smart Utility Networks and related applications as defined by international and regional standards development organizations.
  • It seeks to advance wireless Smart Utility Networks worldwide and related interoperability and compliance certification programs.
  • Other activities include user education, industry outreach and other support programs as well as lobbying regional regulatory bodies for spectrum allocation for smart grid services.

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