Step 1c: Mapping Key Elements – Examples

Figure 14: Example of a walking test to identify GSM spectrum utilization for deploying a community cellular network

Source: PCARI Village Base Station Project, at https://pcarivbts.github.io/

Figure 15: Example of a drive test to identify spectrum availability

Source: International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Trieste, Italy, at http://wireless.ictp.it/Papers/RFTrack-ICTD.pdf;

for an explanation of drive tests, see https://www.telecomhall.net/t/what-is-rf-drive-test-testing/6392