Ultra-wideband (UWB) is a promising class of high-speed wireless communications applications that is projected to significantly change local and wide area network architectures. This article describes the technology, its probable application areas, the environmental forces that are constraining and enabling commercialization, and the prospects for short-term growth for UWB services. Commercial sale and distribution of UWB products has been approved, and widespread sale is expected by 2007.
Templeton, Gary F. and Schmidt, Mark B.
"A Critical Time for Ultra-Wide Band,"
Journal of International Technology and Information Management: Vol. 14
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarworks.lib.csusb.edu/jitim/vol14/iss3/6