WiMax Could Be Answer To DBS Broadband Need

Donohue, Steve
September 2005
Multichannel News;9/26/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 40, p1
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.


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