As a new form of forward error correction and with the increasing demand
for more bandwidth by users and greater efficiency by providers, Turbo
Codes are being adopted by manufacturers to meet these demands.
The result is that Turbo Codes are popping up in the news on a weekly
basis due to the current wireless standards and advances in satellite
communication applications. Some of the sites and online publications
that we like to follow are listed below along with press releases specific
to Turbo Code applications and Spectra Licensing.
"The HomePlug Power
Alliance Selects France Telecom's Turbo Code Program in Its AV Specification."
- Feb. 08, 2005
Group announces Gilat's entrance into the Turbo Code License Program for
DVB-RCS Satellite Applications." - Dec. 15, 2004
"France Telecom adds
Broadcom to Turbo Code License Program for Satellite Applications."
- Aug. 26, 2004
AHA Partners with France Telecom R&D..." - Oct. 08, 2002
Networks Partners with France Telecom..." - May 06, 2002
- "France Telecom targets chipmakers for FEC royalty" -
Dec. 18, 2001
Telecom Press Release on Turbo Code Licensing Program - Oct. 22, 2001
Links to Organizations which have adopted
UMTS World www.umtsworld.com