TITLE

Big Steps Ahead for WiMAX

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
August 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;8/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 16, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an outlook for the Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) broadband wireless technology as of August 2005. Efforts of the WiMAX forum to promote the functionality of the broadband technology; Projection on the number of subscribers who will avail of mobile wireless broadband services provided by cellular technologies worldwide; Telecommunication operators and wireless carriers that are testing the WiMAX technology. INSETS: Disney Runs Its Own Test Network;Nortel, Motorola Focus on Mobile Aspects.
ACCESSION #
17822562

 

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