TITLE

MMDS: Completing The Broadband Picture

AUTHOR(S)
Lindstrom, Annie
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/17/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 24, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the emergence of the multichannel multipoint distribution services (MMDS) technology for wireless carriers. MMDS markets of WorldCom Inc.; Trials of the broadband wireless technologies to be used by Sprint Corp.; Plans of Verizon Communications for the market.
ACCESSION #
6856633

 

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