Ondas Networks To Host Webinar On IEEE 802.16s Standard For Mission-Critical Data

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 10, 2019 — Ondas Holdings Inc., (OTCQB: ONDS) through its wholly owned subsidiary, Ondas Networks Inc., a developer of private licensed wireless data networks for mission-critical industrial markets, announced today that it will be holding a free webinar with Mission Critical Communications on the IEEE 802.16s standard for mission-critical data communications at 1:30pm EST on Thursday, April 11.

Kathy Nelson, the Director of Technical Product Marketing and Industry Relations at Ondas Networks, will be presenting on various private licensed wireless network applications of IEEE 802.16s and Ondas’ FullMAX technology, which is built to the standard. Select speakers in the oil and gas, rail and transportation, and utility sectors will also offer case studies highlighting the benefits and applications within their respective industries of IEEE 802.16s standard technology.

IEEE 802.16s is the only standard developed specifically for mission-critical communications in narrow channel sizes of less than 1.25 megahertz. The data standard is a fit for private, licensed communications systems that have mid-size spectrum access, such as the 700 MHz A band, 217 – 219 MHz, 1.4 GHz, 160 MHz, 900 MHz and 450 MHz. The webinar will discuss the history, technical specifications and future of IEEE 802.16s.

The webinar will be moderated by Sandra Wendelken, editor of Mission Critical Communications magazine, and presenters will include:

    • Rick Smith, IT Infrastructure Architect, Chevron
    • Wayne Tatro, Principal, MC3 Systems
    • Henry McCreary, Consultant, Sunrise PTC Services
    • Mark Ponton, Rappahannock Electric Cooperative
    • Kathy Nelson, Director of Technical Product Marketing and Industry Relations, Ondas Networks

“Modernization of mission-critical communications networks is necessary to meet emerging industry requirements for increased data traffic, Mission-Critical IoT (MC-IoT) adoption and incorporation of edge computing,” said Kathy Nelson, Director of Technical Product Marketing and Industry Relations at Ondas Networks. “This webinar will provide attendees with a better understanding of what the IEEE 802.16s standard is and how this narrow channel amendment is actively being utilized across different industries.”

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