Dr Frank Levinson, grundare, chefstekniker och styrelseordförande för Finisar Corporation

With the UWB collaboration, Bluetooth now potentially jumps to 480 Mbits/s, leapfrogging those other protocols. Bluetooth will operate as a signaling channel and provide all the profiles and interactivity and open up UWB as a fat pipe,” said Janson. According to Foley, UWB will also benefit from the heavy lifting” the SIG has done to educate consumers on how to use short-range wireless interfaces.