September 2009
Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);9/7/2009, Vol. 26 Issue 36, pP13
The article focuses on the launch of the Clear wireless service by 4G Internet service provider Clearwire in Las Vegas, Nevada. Clear, which is based on the 4G WiMax technology and can deliver speeds of 3 megabits per second (mbps) to 6 mbps, will be available to 1.7 million residents across 638 square miles in Las Vegas and had been serving Portland, Oregon and Atlanta, Georgia. The modem that will be used by Clear will be compatible with Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7 of Microsoft Corp. and will use the Sprint 3G network when outside of Las Vegas.


Related Articles

  • Sprint, Clearwire Scrap Plans for WiMax Network. Cox, John; Reed, Brad // PCWorld;Jan2008, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p28 

    The article reports that Sprint Nextel and Clearwire, a high-speed wireless Internet service provider (ISP), have scrapped an agreement to build a nationwide WiMax network that would have brought broadband-speed data networks to mobile users. Sprint insists that it remains committed to...

  • US WiMAX Adoption Still Faces Many Hurdles.  // Microwaves & RF;Feb2008, Vol. 47 Issue 2, p26 

    The article reports on topics the implementation of the broadband wireless access (BWA)/WiMAX in the U.S. BWA/WiMAX offers short-term opportunities and likely to benefit licensed and unlicensed Wireless Internet Service Providers (WISPs). It has been noted that the short-term opportunities will...

  • Not waiting for WiMax. Els, Frik // Finweek;3/30/2006, p60 

    The article discusses the potential of wireless technology WiMax in South Africa. WiMax, which is similar to Wi-Fi, is suitanle for last mile infrastructure and coverage in rural areas. Telkom and various Internet service providers in South Africa have WiMax test networks. WiMax is expected to...

  • Improving Quality of VoIP over WiMAX. Mohamed, Mohamed A.; W-Zaki, Fayez; Mosbah, Rania H. // International Journal of Computer Science Issues (IJCSI);May2012, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p85 

    Real-time services such as VoIP are becoming popular and are major revenue earners for network service providers. These services are no longer confined to the wired domain and are being extended over wireless networks. Although some of the existing wireless technologies can support some...

  • VOIP LOOKS TO WIMAX. Fitchard, Kevin // Telephony;1/28/2008, p28 

    The article features the voice-over-P (VoIP) services of the Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX), which will be launched by Clearwire Inc. and Sprint Corp. According to Lars Johnsson, vice president for business development at Beceem Communications, VoIP will be a major...

  • 802.16d Paves the Way for "e.". Morse, Joni. // Wireless Week;6/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p26 

    The article focuses on Mobile WiMAX wireless communication technology. It is reported that Clearwire has emerged as a leading fixed WiMAX provider, offering a viable solution to digital subscriber line and cable-alternatives. According to the author, the fixed WiMAX market will grow in the...

  • Clearwire Pushes WiMAX to the Big Time. Drucker, Elliott // Wireless Week;12/15/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 25, p24 

    The author reflects on the WiMAX wireless service that was launched by Internet service provider Clearwire in Seattle, Washington. It is said that the company has licensed a spectrum of 2.5 gigahertz in most major market areas. Clearwire is expecting that wireless portability will help it win...

  • Sprint Taps Investors To Launch Mobile WiMAX. Palenchar, Joseph // TWICE: This Week in Consumer Electronics;5/19/2008, Vol. 23 Issue 11, p134 

    The article reports on the decision of wireless-broadband provider Clearwire and wireless carrier Sprint Nextel to merge their WiMAX businesses to create a company whose investors will include Intel, Google, Time Warner Cable, Comcast and Bright House Networks. The investors are expected to...

  • The Two Faces of WiMAX. Smith, Brad // Wireless Week;11/1/2006, Vol. 12 Issue 22, p30 

    The article discusses the efforts of operators to offer pre-WiMAX services in the U.S. Among these operators are Clearwire, which focuses on consumers, and Towerstream, which focuses on business customers. Ben Wolff, co-CEO of Clearwire, said that they are making the WiMAX vision a reality with...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics