Published on : Aug 12, 2015
The telecommunication and wireless industry proves to be productive for the millimeter wave technology MMW. Introduction of smart devices and increasing significance of fast interconnectivity has led to increasing demand for high-resolution transfer of data, data security, and high-speed internet connectivity. As millimeter wave technology addresses all these features, there has been a noticeable growth in MMW technology. As per the market study from Frost & Sullivan, MMW technology will be more frequently used in the telecommunication and wireless industry. The market will see lots of MMW applications in coming five years.
It is expected that the millimeter technology will come up with useful applications to complement the telecommunication and wireless industry. High frequency of millimeter technology would support small-sized antennas. Technology advancements will help the MMW technology create new opportunities in various industries like telecommunication and wireless, defense, commercial security, aerospace, healthcare, and automobile.
Due to its absorption in imaging and scanning services, the MMW technology will be widely used for commercial security and healthcare industry. Moreover, introduction of highly advanced MMW technology applications will assist the telecommunication and wireless industry.
Millimeter wave technology is expected to improve the proximity and accuracy of sensors that are used in the wireless sensor networks. Overall, due to superior technology, multiple applications in the telecommunication and wireless industry will benefit from millimeter wave technology.
High frequency of millimeter wave technology will enable effective development of compact millimeter wave equipment. Dense oxygen absorption in the air at 60 GHz will limit the signaling capacity of MMWs. With significant advantages and technical advancements in near future, the MMW technology can eliminate the signaling limitations. Considering the growing demand for millimeter wave technology, the governments of many countries are investing more in research and development in the sectors like defense and aerospace, where the MMW technology can be best utilized.