Personal Communication Network


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Personal Communication Network

(networking)
(PCN) Any network supporting Personal Communication Service (PCS). Also, sometimes used to refer to the specific implementation (using the GSM-derivative DCS-1800) of initial PCS capabilities in the United Kingdom.
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Whether PCN (personal communication networks), CT-2 and mobile satellite technologies represent competitive or complementary services, however, remains unclear.
Terrestrial systems include a new generation of cellular radio configured to serve voice and digital packet data, mico- and pico-cell personal communication networks and trunked mobile radio.
Personal communication networks (PCNs) have also raised new privacy issues.

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