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802.15.7 - Standard for Short-Range Optical Wireless Communications

This standard provides a global standard for short-range optical wireless communication. The standard provides (i) access to several hundred THz of unlicensed spectrum; (ii) immunity to electromagnetic interference and noninterference with Radio Frequency (RF) systems; (iii) for visible light systems, additional security by allowing the user to see the communication channel; and (iv) communication augmenting and complementing existing services (such as illumination, display, indication, decoration, etc.).
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