Qualcomm and Facebook seek to deliver gigabit WiFi
Facebook has been talking about its gigabit WiFi project Terragraph since 2016, but we now have a partner and a date for trials.
Terragraph aims to be an alternative to fibre broadband using 60GHz millimetre-wave wireless. It will use 802.11ay technology, designed to be the successor to 802.11ad wireless.
Yael Maguire, VP of Connectivity at Facebook, says:
“We’re excited to work with Qualcomm Technologies to advance the adoption of pre-802.11ay and 802.11ad 60GHz technologies...