VCs Invest $60M with two WiMAX providers
- WiChorus Nets $18M for WiMAX. Medford, Cassimir // Red Herring;11/4/2008, p2
The article reports on the $18 million funding received by WiChorus, a Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) management product maker, from several investors, including Pinnacle Ventures. WiChorus has raised a total of $43 million. Renan Jalil, chief executive officer (CEO) of...
- ONEMAX/ALCATEL-LUCENT LAUNCH WORLDWIDE WIMAX. // Tele-Service News;Dec2007, Vol. 19 Issue 12, p1
The article announces the launch of the Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) 802.16e-2005 network in the 3.5 gigahertz spectrum by ONEMAX and Alcatel-Lucent.
- Simplify WiMAX Production Testing. // Wireless Design & Development;Nov2007, Vol. 15 Issue 11, p68
The article presents information on the R&S CMW270 Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) tester from Rohde & Schwarz.
- Affordable CPE Equipment Will Drive WiMAX Into Emerging Markets. // Microwaves & RF;Mar2008, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p22
The article reports on the role of affordable customer premise equipment (CPE) in driving WiMAX into emerging markets. The affordability of CPEs is the key enabler for WiMAX to succeed in developing countries with low broadband penetration. It is said that equipment vendors and service providers...
- FAQs. Frenzel, Louis E. // Electronic Design;9/13/2007, Vol. 55 Issue 20, p34
The article presents questions and answers related to the Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX), a broadband wireless standard, including what is the status of the standard, the bands used by it and the main applications of WiMAX.
- The WiMAX maze. Clark, Robert // Telecom Asia;Apr2007, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p38
The article focuses on the disadvantages and advantages of the WiMAX. According to Nortel it is three to four times more spectrally efficient than 3.5 gigabytes. However, HSDPA is on the move to offer 1-2 mega bits per second (Mbps), followed by the Long-Term Evolution that will deliver up to...
- ONLINE. // Telephony;7/17/2006, Vol. 247 Issue 12, p18
The article reports on the announcement of Arcep, France's telecommunications industry regulatory body, that it will be awarding 35 WiMAX licenses in the 3.4-gigaHertz to 3.6-gigaHertz frequency band. More information and details about the report can be read at the periodical's Web site,...
- WiMAX debuts on global stage. // Electronics Weekly;10/31/2007, Issue 2310, p4
The article reports that WiMAX has been added to the list of approved 30 radio access technologies in the IMT-2000 standard, as defined by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU). The addition of WiMAX to WCDMA, CDMA2000, TD-SCDMA/ TD-CDMA, EDGE and DECT, brings the number of access...
- WiMAX--WiNOT? Kennedy, Steve // ITNOW;Jan2006, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p18
Discusses the disadvantages of using the Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX) technology. Problems in the frequency range covered by the 802.16 specification; Details of a light licensing regime imposed by the British Office of Communications for using frequency band C;...