Northern South America, bordering the Caribbean Sea, between Panama and Venezuela, and bordering the North Pacific Ocean, between Ecuador and Panama
Combination of state-owned and privately owned broadcast media provide service; more than 500 radio stations and many national, regional, and local TV stations (2007)
Focusing initially on a broadband use in an urban setting, White Spaces technology is equally suited for more rural applications throughout the country. In cities, TVWS applications support such areas as machine-to-machine communications, expanded WiFi hotspot coverage and greater broadband access for mobile traffic.
Utilization of the Microsoft TVWS Database can offer users access to high-quality connectivity channels by simply specifying a location. The White Spaces Database returns a list of TV channels that can be used for voice, video, and data communication along with the allowed power levels on each channel.