WiMax Takes Flight

Farrell, Mike
May 2008
Multichannel News;5/12/2008, Vol. 29 Issue 19, p3
The article reports on the agreement entered by cable operators Comcast, Time Warner Cable and Bright House Networks to create a nationwide WiMax high-speed network with Sprint Nextel and Intel in the U.S. It is predicted that the network will cover between 120 million and 140 million people in the country by 2010. It also mentions that the WiMax likely to surpass Wi-Fi because WiMax can offer services over a 30-mile radius compared to a four-to-six mile radius for WiFi.


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