To understand why Globalstar’s TLPS solution will never be commercially viable and its spectrum is highly unattractive to prospective buyers, investors need to have a thorough understanding of how Wi-Fi is deployed in the real world, as well as what drives spectrum valuations. Fortunately, there is substantial material on the internet to help investors better understand these topics. On this page, we attempt to provide a wide variety of resources to help investors bridge the information gap between the Company’s many misleading claims and actual reality.

Educational Materials on How Wi-Fi Works:

  • YouTube Video on High-Density Wi-Fi Deployments by Aerohive Networks:

High-Density Wi-Fi Design, Part 1 (Aerohive Networks)

High-Density Wi-Fi Design, Part 2 (Aerohive Networks)

High-Density Wi-Fi Design,  Part 3 (Aerohive Networks)

  • Ruckus Wireless Webinar Series, which includes the We All Want Better Wi-Fi introductory webinars, as well as Wi-Fi deployment case studies at Le Pain Quotidien, Kawasaki Motors Manufacturing, public hotspot deployment solutions, etc.

Resources Specific to Globalstar: 

  • Original petition by Globalstar to the FCC

The FCC Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to allow Globalstar to deploy a low power broadband network, November 1, 2013 

Globalstar’s comments from May 5, 2014

Comments of Cisco Systems, May 5, 2014

Resources on LTE Challenges


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