TITLE

Silver Lining

AUTHOR(S)
Brown, Karen
PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/1/2005, Vol. 11 Issue 20, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the emerging wireless technology and advanced telecommunication networks that might replace systems destroyed by Hurricane Katrina in the Gulf Coast. Increase in the number of subscribers of satellite telephony providers Globalstar and Iridium; Deployment of Wireless-Fidelity mesh networks in Louisiana; Use of Alvarion's WiMAX product called BreezeACESS VL.
ACCESSION #
18443291

 

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