A WiMAX Primer

Hallinan, Michael
August 2007
Streaming Media;Aug2007, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p82
The article offers information on the Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX), the commercial name for the 802.16e-2005 protocol by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). WiMAX is a technology that enables the delivery of last-mile wireless broadband access as an alternative to cable and DSL. WiMAX offers maximum data transfer, sustained user data rates and allows simultaneous transfer of data.


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