ITU Gives Nod to WiMAX

Smith, Brad
November 2007
Wireless Week;11/1/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 18, p12
Trade Publication
The article presents information on the market for WiMAX. The International Telecomunications Union Radiocommunication has authorized WiMAX for use in 2.5 gigahertz (GHz)-2.69 GHz bands in third generation (3G) spectrum. According to the author this place WiMAX among the technologies of wideband-code division multiple access (W-CDMA) and cdma2000, and it operates in the frequency of cellular technologies. Countries to use the 3G spectrum are Great Britain, Sweden, Australia, Switzerland and Italy.


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