TITLE

WiMax Could Be Answer To DBS Broadband Need

AUTHOR(S)
Donohue, Steve
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;9/26/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the plan of DirecTV and EchoStar Communications Corp. to use the wireless broadband technology Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMax) to offer high-speed Internet access and video content that could be delivered to portable media players to their satellite television customers. Features of WiMax; Purpose of the collaboration of the two companies with WiNetworks Inc.; Processes for installing WiMax antennas to satellite dishes.
ACCESSION #
18397414

 

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