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TMCNet:  Shared Spectrum Company Expands Patent Coverage to Improve Quality of Service and Capacity for Wireless Networks

[January 28, 2014]

Shared Spectrum Company Expands Patent Coverage to Improve Quality of Service and Capacity for Wireless Networks

VIENNA, Va. --(Business Wire)--

Shared Spectrum Company (SSC), the leading innovator of dynamic spectrum access (DSA) and spectrum sharing technology, has been awarded a key patent that improves spectrum occupancy and capacity for SSC customers and partners. SSC also recently expanded patent coverage in interference mitigation technology through the reissuance and expansion of two early foundation patents. With these additional inventions and claims, SSC continues take a leadership role in development of interference mitigation technologies that improve the quality of service for commercial and federal wireless networks.

"These patents add to our existing portfolio in spectrum sharing, cognitive radio and interference mitigation technology, and leave us well position to capitalize on the growing demand for wireless consumption," said Thomas Stroup, SSC's CEO. "We continue to see demand for improved quality of service and increased capacity in wireless networks, and we're leveraging our innovations in our Spectrum Sensing Toolbox and SpectrumBug™ products to enable more efficient use of wireless resources."

"Our early, extensive research, development and testing of our spectrum sensing technology have enabled SSC to expand upon our earlier claims, and our solutions serve additional markets beyond our core spectrum sharing technology," added Dr. Mark McHenry, principal inventor and SSC's founder and CTO.

The patents include:

About Shared Spectrum (News - Alert) Company

Founded in 2000, SSC is a leading developer of dynamic spectrum access (DSA) and spectrum management technologies based in Vienna, Virginia. The company has developed innovative cognitive radio technologies for challenging wireless applications in a broad range of the frequency bands. Additional information is available at

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