|03/15/10||NuMobile (NUBL) and Nova (NVAE) Announce African Wi-Fi Project Partnership Updates|
Nova Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: NVAE) is scheduled to
release an on-demand Webcast this Thursday, March 18th. The Webcast,
planned to be conducted by interim CEO Philip Verges, will present the
latest updates on the Company's Wi-Fi project in Kenya. Nova is working in
partnership with NuMobile, Inc. (OTCBB: NUBL ) to build a wireless broadband
network to support local utility authorities.
|02/16/10||Comtrend Corporation Launches BeamLink HD IPTV Wireless Video Adapters|
Comtrend Corporation announced the launch of its new
BeamLink Wireless Video Adapters. Now available to service providers in
North America, the BeamLink adapters are used to distribute multiple
streams of carrier-grade High Definition (HD) IPTV content from an
Ethernet-equipped home gateway or DVR to IP set top boxes.
|02/16/10||Hilbert Communications Adds Backhaul Capacity and Eliminates Recurring Leased Line Costs With Exalt Microwave Backhaul Systems|
Communications announced that Hilbert Communications, LLC
has deployed its microwave backhaul systems to massively scale backhaul
capacity while simultaneously eliminating costly leased lines in its GSM
and WiMAX service networks throughout Wisconsin and Michigan. Hilbert has
already deployed a large number of Exalt systems and expects to roll out
more as it phases out T1-based backhaul in its wireless network and scales
its broadband service offering.
|02/15/10||HelloSoft Announces the Availability of Its VoIP Solution for LTE Devices|
HelloSoft announced the extension of its carrier proven VoIP and Voice Call Continuity (VCC) solution suite to future 4G-LTEdevices. HelloSoft's VoIP and VCC solution allows seamless handoff of voice calls between VoIP on the 4G LTE network and circuit switched voice systems that run on cellular 2G and 3G networks. Supporting VoIP over LTE (VoLTE) extends HelloSoft's recently released, award winning VoIP and VCC Convergence Client Software platform for Android mobile devices, which also supports handsets running Windows Mobile, Symbian and Linux operating systems.
|01/11/10||Lineage Power Awarded $2.4M Grant by U.S. Dept. of Energy|
Lineage Power Corporation announced that it is the recipient of a
U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) $2.4 million research and development grant
to develop technologies that minimize the power loss and heat generation
that occurs as electricity moves through the ever-growing wired, wireless
and broadband service provider infrastructures.
|01/07/10||D-Link Unleashes Its Fastest 802.11n Wi-Fi Router|
In a giant leap in wireless networking technology, D-Link today announced
it is preparing to ship its first 802.11n Wi-Fi router with 3x3 MIMO
technology that uses three distinct data streams to enable extremely fast
data transfer rates with speeds up to 450 megabits per second*. Most
routers on consumer shelves today operate at 300 Mbps or less.
|01/04/10||D-Link Showcases Next-Generation Digital Broadband Wireless Home With 'Link Your Life' Theme at CES|
D-Link will highlight the next-generation in digital home networking and solutions at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) here this week, demonstrating how today's consumers can enjoy affordable, easy-to-use connectivity in their homes like never before. With a focus on the "Link Your Life" theme, the digital home networking pioneer will preview some of the hottest devices to enhance digital home entertainment, monitoring and connectivity.
|12/28/09||Tranzeo Receives RUS Acceptance and "Buy American" Status|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) has received U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural
Utilities Service (RUS) Acceptance for a wide variety of its products operating
in the licensed and unlicensed frequency bands. The equipment accepted by the RUS includes Tranzeo's backhaul, point-to-multipoint, and public safety bands equipment, allowing RUS
funding to be used for complete end to end solutions.
|12/25/09||OneFi Technology, Inc. Announces the Initial WiMax/BPL Broadband Installation to Begin for the Hogback Region of the Navajo Nation|
OneFi Technology, Inc. announced the initial installation of WiMax/BPL Technology in the Hogback
Region of the Navajo Nation is scheduled to begin in Jan. 2010. The network
will be valued at $20,000,000 when it is completed.
|12/24/09||MoqiZone Holdings Corporation Announces Commercial Launch of 802.16d WiMAX Base Stations in Chengdu China|
MobiZone Holdings Limited announced that 2 wireless broadband base
stations with a total of 8 sectors were successfully installed in Chengdu
and are now available to service internet cafés in the northeast region of
Chengdu city. There are approximately 60 targeted internet cafés within the
5km coverage area. One of these stations is located on top of the main
building of Chengdu Electronic Information University. Additionally, the
base stations are connected to CERNET (China Education and Research
Network), a dedicated fiber optic network covering over 23 million students
at 1,800 colleges and universities nationwide.
|12/24/09||The Invicta Group Has Been Selected to Develop a Unique Sales Group for Clearwire|
Invicta Group, Inc. has signed an independent sales organization agreement to develop a unique sales group to help launch the ALL NEW 4G WiMax product into the CHICAGO marketplace. The company will be seeking independent business relationships, sales reps, team leaders and managers to build and grow our enterprise with this revolutionary, breakthrough, and cutting-edge technology -- High Speed Wireless MOBILE Internet.
|12/22/09||Croatian Academic and Research Network Connects 1,300 Schools With WiMAX and Cisco Technology|
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced that the Croatian Academic and Research Network (CARNet) has extended its Cisco Internet Protocol Next-Generation Network (IP NGN) to connect 1,300 primary and secondary schools across Croatia.
|12/21/09||South Metro Fire Rescue Authority Selects Exalt Broadband Wireless Radio Systems for Critical Communications|
Exalt Communications announced that South Metro Fire Rescue Authority (South Metro) in Colorado has upgraded its mobile emergency communications network with Exalt EX-4.9i microwave radio systems . South Metro provides fire and emergency services over 176 square miles in Douglas and Arapahoe counties, serving communities such as Centennial, Cherry Hill, Greenwood Village, Parker and most of the Denver Tech Center. The organization deployed Exalt EX-4.9i radio systems to increase bandwidth and reduce interference issues it had faced with legacy Wi-Fi-based radio systems.
|12/18/09||New "Wireless Engine" Repeater Provides Broadband Wireless Connectivity to World-Class Trains|
CSI has bridged the gap between train commuters and their ability to
utilize cell phones and data devices while en route. With the deployment of
the industry's only "rail repeater" to feature GPS technology and digital
filtering, CSI's Broadband Wireless Engine provides trains with uninterrupted voice
and data services.
|12/17/09||Luxul Wireless Teams With D-LINK to Deliver FCC Certified Wi-Fi Systems That Increase Wireless Coverage Area|
Luxul Wireless and D-LINK announced the availability of a series of FCC certified high performance Wi-Fi systems. This new series of FCC certified systems and kits will bundle the D-LINK AirPlus Xtreme G access point, which delivers speeds of up to 108Mbps and includes SNMP management software.
|12/16/09||AVANTE Launches Analytic Broadband Wireless Camera Monitoring System; Conundrum Property Services Installs at Toronto Property Locations|
Avante Security Corp. (TSXV:ASY) announced that Avante Property Security has installed its Analytic Camera Monitoring System in three apartment buildings. Analytic Monitoring is an innovative advance in property and personal security developed by Avante.
|12/15/09||Hay Group Selects iPass for Its Broadband Wireless Enterprise Mobility Solution|
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) announced that its enterprise mobility
service has been selected to help Hay
Group reduce the overall costs of managing a highly mobile workforce,
while helping secure intellectual property assets. The award-winning
service combines worldwide 3G mobile broadband networks,
Wi-Fi hotspots, hotel Ethernet and dial-up access with comprehensive
management control over connectivity, devices, and costs.
|12/14/09||Aruba Networks Wins Mobile Star Awards for Broadband Wireless LAN Management, Network Coverage, and Portable Remote Connectivity Gear|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN)
announced that it has been awarded three awards as part of the eighth
annual Mobile Star Awards™ program. The program promotes the top mobile
products and deployments across a broad range of categories including
applications, enterprise software, and wireless network products.
Superstar awards, the highest honor, were conferred upon Aruba's AirWave
Wireless Management Suite (AWMS) and Virtual Branch Networking (VBN)
solutions. Aruba's RAP-2 Remote Access Point received a Shining Star award.
|12/09/09||Tranzeo Receives US$1.52 Million in Purchase Orders From North American Distributors|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) has received purchase orders from their North American distributors worth US$1.52 million. The orders include both Wi-Fi and WiMAX radio systems.
|12/09/09||Airspan Selected by COTES for Bolivian WiMAX Network|
Airspan Networks Inc. announced that it has been
selected by Cooperativa de Telecomunicaciones Sucre (COTES) for a
multi-phase Bolivian WiMAX deployment.
|12/09/09||Tranzeo Receives RUS Acceptance and "Buy American" Status|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) has received U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural
Utilities Service (RUS) Acceptance for a wide variety of its products operating in the licensed and unlicensed frequency bands. The equipment accepted by the RUS includes Tranzeo's backhaul, point-to-multipoint, and public safety bands equipment, allowing RUS funding to be used for complete end to end solutions.
|12/08/09||D-Link Adds AirMagnet to Global Alliance Program to Enhance WLAN Planning and Security|
D-Link announced that
AirMagnet has joined the D-Link Global
Alliance Program (GAP) as a Solution Partner. GAP, launched earlier this
year, is a formalized framework designed for both D-Link and its partners
to share strengths and enhance each other's product offerings.
|12/07/09||Atheros XSPAN Technology Unleashes the Power of 11n in Microsoft's New Xbox 360 Wireless N Networking Adapter|
Atheros Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHR) announced that Microsoft's new Xbox 360 Wireless N
Networking Adapter leverages the high performance of the industry's most
widely adopted 11n technology, Atheros XSPAN, to deliver an enhanced
wireless experience. Xbox 360 owners will see improvements in speed, range
and wireless security features enabled by Atheros' XSPAN 2-stream 11n,
dual-band PCIe solution, the AR9280. Additionally, Xbox LIVE members can
seamlessly stream HD movies and TV episodes in instant-on 1080p and 5.1
surround sound with Zune video on Xbox LIVE, as well as update their
Facebook profile, send tweets via Twitter, download Games on Demand or
watch Netflix videos from their console.
|12/03/09||EthoStream Launches New Broadband Wireless Load Balancing and Bandwidth Aggregation Gateway for Limited Service Hotels|
EthoStream, LLC announced the release of its
new dual WAN high-speed Internet access (HSIA) gateway, the EthoStream
Gateway Server Dual (EGS Dual), a cost-effective version of its proven EGS
Pro Dual. The EGS Dual virtually eliminates network downtime and maximizes
available bandwidth, ensuring guest satisfaction with media-rich Internet
|12/03/09||MoqiZone Announces the Commercial Launch of 802.16d WiMAX 3.5GHz Base Station in Suzhou, China|
MoqiZone (OTCBB: MOQZ) announced that its first wireless broadband
base station was successfully established in Suzhou. This is the first
commercial usage of a 3.5G WiMAX base station in China (3.5G WiMAX often
refers to spectrum ranging from 3.3GHz - 3.8 GHz).
|12/02/09||TeraGo Networks Expands Its Broadband Wireless Market Footprint to Stoney Creek, Ontario|
TeraGo Networks Inc. has been providing businesses in Canada with carrier-grade wireless broadband and data communications services since 2001. The national broadband service provider owns and manages its wireless IP network in 43 major markets across Canada, serving more than 4,600 customer locations. TeraGo Networks is a wholly owned subsidiary of TeraGo Inc. (TSX:TGO).
|12/01/09||Luxul Wireless Expands Patented Shock-WAV Signal Booster Family|
Luxul Wireless announced additions to its family of Shock-WAV Wi-Fi Signal Boosters. Indoor and outdoor rated versions of Shock-WAV Signal Boosters are now available for use in licensed 4.9GHz Public Safety wireless network installations, as well as in unlicensed 5GHz WLAN applications. A 2.4GHz indoor version is also now available for use with switches or wireless access points that implement the 802.3af/at Power-Over-Ethernet (POE) standard. These new additions to the Shock-WAV Signal Booster family are available now through the Luxul Wireless worldwide distribution and reseller network.
|12/01/09||D-Link Broadband Wireless Routers Help Bring Connectivity to Rural Region in Michigan's Upper Peninsula|
U.P. Logon, the largest fixed-wireless Internet Service Provider (ISP) in
the region, has been serving that need since 1995, starting with dial-up
service and migrating to high-speed fixed wireless in 2001. In order to
bring connectivity to its 600 customers in the sparsely populated area,
U.P. Logon uses a combination of towers and antennae -- coupled with a
router and firewall -- to allow customers to tap into the Internet.
|11/30/09||Bell Introduces the Award Winning Novatel Broadband Wireless MiFi 2372 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot|
Bell announced the launch of the award winning MiFi 2372 Intelligent Mobile Hotspot from Novatel Wireless (Nasdaq: NVTL). The MiFi 2372 operates on Bell's new HSPA network and offers simultaneous Wi-Fi connectivity for up to five devices or users.
|11/27/09||MediaG3 Announces the IW4G WiMAX Launch of Broadband Wireless Internet Service Availability in the Silicon Valley|
MediaG3, Inc. is pleased
to report the progress on the Company's developing WIMAX service roll-out
strategy in the United States.
|11/18/09||Mobile Broadband Wireless Backhaul Equipment Market Expected to Jump 60% in 2009 to $5.9 billion|
Market research firm Infonetics Research released the second edition of its 2009 Mobile Backhaul Equipment and Services report, which tracks mobile backhaul equipment, connections, installed cell sites, and service charges.
|11/18/09||Huron-Superior Catholic District School Board Deploys Avenda Systems' Identity-Aware Access Control to Secure District-Wide Wireless LAN|
Avenda Systems announced that the Huron-Superior
Catholic District School Board (HSCDSB) has deployed its eTIPS network
access solution to secure wireless access for more than 6,000 users, while
protecting its network from unauthorized use.
|11/17/09||D-Link Provides Ideal Security and Wi-Fi Solutions for Showcase Office Building in Washington State|
THEGreenBox focuses on providing
businesses with the technology they need to grow and become more efficient,
while gaining a competitive edge. With the help of D-Link, the Olympia,
Wash. full-service IT management company engineered an ideal 'connected and
secure' office building to serve as a model for their small business
|11/17/09||Apprion Announces Integrated Support for ISA100 and WirelessHART Wireless Sensor Networks|
Apprion announced a new version of their
IONizer industrial wireless networking appliance that seamlessly
integrates wireless sensor network gateways based on either ISA100.11a or
WirelessHART standards with 802.11 (WiFi) radios to support other
industrial wireless applications such as mobility, location, video, and
communications and to enable efficient backhaul of sensor data wirelessly.
|11/17/09||JiWire Announces Second Mobile Audience Insights Report With a Focus on the Business Traveler|
JiWire released its second Mobile Audience Insights
Report with new information on Wi-Fi usage trends for Q3 2009. The report
also includes findings from a survey among Wi-Fi customers in airports
across the U.S., helping advertisers understand this unique segment of the
on-the-go audience that largely consists of affluent business decision
|11/11/09||Survey of Mobile Data Users Finds Combined Cellular and Wi-Fi Internet Access|
A new survey of international
mobile data users by Stoke and Trustive
confirms that many users believe that connectivity and access to the
Internet at all times is a priority -- even if bosses don't insist on it.
According to the survey, users select their mobile provider by price, but
high quality coverage is an essential. Users increasingly seek out Wi-Fi,
and favor operators providing combined cellular and Wi-Fi services.
|11/05/09||Mercedes-Benz Dealership Deploys AeroScout Wi-Fi Asset Tracking Solution to Optimize Vehicle Logistics and Service Levels|
AeroScout working with Telefónica and Cisco, announced that the Mercedes-Benz dealership of Valencia, Spain has successfully deployed AeroScout's Vehicle Tracking and Management solution. Using the AeroScout Wi-Fi RFID solution, the dealership is able to leverage its reliable, flexible and high-performance Cisco Unified Wireless Network , which is also used for Wi-Fi and voice applications. In addition, the dealership is able to extend operational efficiencies to its service department and ensure the distinctive, high-quality customer experience associated with the Mercedes-Benz brand.
|10/29/09||Airspan WiMAX Selected for Live Broadcasting in South Africa|
Airspan Networks Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AIRO) announced that Multisource Telecoms, a South
African wireless communications provider, selected Airspan WiMAX equipment for a
unique live pilot broadcast.
|10/29/09||ANADIGICS' New 4G Power Amplifier Delivers Superior Performance for Rapidly-Growing Mobile WiMAX Marketplace|
ANADIGICS , Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD) launched a new 4G power amplifier (PA) that delivers high output power, exceptional linearity and extremely high efficiency for mobile WiMAX applications in the 2.3-2.7 GHz spectrum. Developed for use in handsets, PC cards/dongles and embedded WiMAX modules, the AWT6264 enables high performance mobile devices that conform to the IEEE802.16e standard and maximizes battery life for mobile WiMAX applications.
|10/28/09||Tranzeo Receives US$5.4M Purchase Order from Aperto For WiMAX Broadband Wireless Subscriber Units|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) has received a purchase order from Aperto Networks to deliver Aperto-branded WiMAX broadband wireless subscriber units. The value of the purchase order to Tranzeo is US$5.4M.
|10/28/09||MoqiZone Holding Corporation Announces the Launch of Its First B2C Game Portal Over WiMax Network in China - www.53mq.com|
MoqiZone Holding Corporation (OTCBB: MOQZ ), a
leading digital entertainment delivery platform company that delivers last
mile connectivity to Internet Cafés across China via its proprietary
MoqiZone WiMax Network, announced the official launching of its flagship
B2C online game platform portal http://www.53mq.com.
|10/27/09||Innowireless Integrates Azimuth Systems ACE TM MX MIMO Channel Emulator Into Wave 2 Mobile WiMAX Pre-RCT Test System|
Azimuth Systems, Inc. announced that Innowireless
integrated the Azimuth ACE MX MIMO channel emulator into its new AWT-500AP
test system designed for comprehensive Wave 2 Mobile WiMAX
pre-certification testing. The addition of the ACE MX to the AWT-500AP
test system enables the execution of numerous WiMAX Forum-specified radio
conformance tests where fading, Doppler and AWGN effects are required.
|10/27/09||Aerohive Delivers Breakthrough Simplicity and Cost for Enterprise-Class Wi-Fi|
Aerohive Networks introduced HiveManager Online, a software-as-a-service (SaaS) enterprise Wi-Fi management solution that provides all the features and functionality of a behind-the-firewall wireless network management system (WNMS) without the installation, operation, and maintenance associated with a dedicated management server and at dramatically lower cost.
|10/26/09||iPass Provides Enterprise Users in China Access to 3G Mobile Broadband Wireless Network and Over 20,000 Wi-Fi Hotspots|
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) announced that iPass
customers now have access to China Telecom's new 3G mobile broadband
network and over 20,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in China. Both connectivity
options have been integrated into the iPass Global Network and are
available to the iPass customer base today. The 3G service is based on a
rapidly expanding EV-DO Rev A network that allows iPass users to take
advantage of dramatic performance improvements. iPass' Wi-Fi footprint in
China is now exceeded only by that in the United States, and the total
iPass Global Network now encompasses nearly 140,000 locations -- the
largest Wi-Fi footprint available from a single service provider.
|10/26/09||MediaG3, Inc. Announces the Launch of Imperial Wireless IW4G Mobile Broadband Wireless Internet Service to Salem and Keizer, Oregon|
MediaG3, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MDGC) announced
that/ it has officially rolled out under the Imperial Wireless brand IW4G's
super fast mobile broadband wireless Internet service to Salem and Keizer, Oregon.
Consequently, consumers and businesses alike can now access the Internet
wirelessly, at true broadband speeds at home, in the office, and on the go,
anywhere in the IW4G coverage area.
|10/22/09||200th Company Licenses WiLAN Broadband Wirelesss Technology Patents|
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) announced that the Company has reached the significant milestone of 200 companies licensed. The 200th company to license WiLAN technologies, Ascom AB, is an international provider of wireless communication and security solutions
|10/22/09||Devicescape Delivers First-Ever Free Access to World's Largest WiFi Network -- The Easy WiFi Network|
Devicescape announced the Easy
WiFi Network. This new Network delivers a high-quality hotspot network,
which combines global WiFi access with an easy-to-use hotspot map finder.
Easy WiFi allows you to find and connect to hundreds of thousands of
hotspots all over the world and it is monitored 24/7 to guarantee optimal
WiFi connection performance.
|10/21/09||Extreme Networks and Motorola Address Smart Connectivity for Broadband Wireless Networking|
Extreme Networks, Inc.
(NASDAQ: EXTR) and the Enterprise Mobility
Solutions business unit of Motorola,
Inc. (NYSE: MOT) announced that the companies have established a
relationship to deliver a highly scalable unified network edge combining
wired and wireless LAN (WLAN) networks that underpin mobile data and
converged communications. An OEM agreement enables the companies to
develop, market and support high-performance, secure, resilient and
|10/21/09||Red Hot Internet Completes Integration of the Azotel Simpler Subscriber Management Latform for its Metro Mesh WiFi Network|
Azotel announced during the
Enterprise Ireland Trade Mission to Canada led by the Deputy Prime Minister of
Ireland, Mary Coughlan TD, the successful integration of it's SIMPLer platform
for the delivery of internet services over Red Hot Internet, a league leading
metro mesh WiFi network now operating in downtown Antigonish, Nova Scotia,
|10/20/09||Atheros' Industry-Leading, Ultra Low-Power 11n WLAN and Ethernet Designs Enhance a Wide Variety of Acer's New PC Models|
Atheros Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHR) announced that its XSPAN and Align 802.11n solutions in combination with its ETHOS Ethernet solutions are enabling high-performance wireless and wired connectivity with ultra low-power operation across Acer's innovative PC platforms. Acer, now the world's second-largest PC company, has integrated Atheros' popular designs for PCs in its new Aspire Timeline thin-and-light notebooks, Aspire One netbooks and Aspire Revo nettop models.
|10/19/09||Airspan Receives WiMAX Forum Certification for MacroMAXe Mobile WiMAX Base Station|
The WiMAX Forum Certified designation was achieved after a suite of
rigorous tests had been conducted over many months ensuring that the
product fully complies with the Mobile WiMAX profile. These tests
include strict multi-vendor interoperability requirements that ensure
MacroMAXe is interoperable with over 45 certified devices, including
netbooks, laptops, USB dongles, indoor modems and outdoor CPEs.
|10/19/09||Viper Networks Announces LOI to Acquire Trimax Wireless|
Viper Networks, Inc. announced
today that it has entered into a Letter of Intent to acquire Trimax
Wireless, Inc., a privately-held developer and manufacturer of a complete
line of modular wireless broadband infrastructure equipment for
metropolitan scale wireless networks. The Company expects to finish their
due diligence and close this transaction by November 30, 2009.
|10/19/09||WiMAX Growth in India Is Fueled by Outdoor CPEs From ICOMM and Beceem|
Responding to the explosive potential for wireless broadband services in India, ICOMM Tele, a leading provider of telecom solutions for service providers in India, and Beceem Communications, a leading global provider of Mobile WiMAX chips, are announcing the commercial availability of their jointly developed portfolio of WiMAX modems for the India market.
|10/15/09||Zarlink's Timing Over Packet Products Support Critical Synchronization Requirements for 3G and 4G Broadband Wireless Internet Access Networks|
Zarlink Semiconductor (TSX:ZL) announced enhancements to its recently introduced Timing over Packet (ToP) products to support strict timing requirements for 3G and 4G Radio Access Network (RAN) equipment. Zarlink's IEEE 1588 ToP products allow timing and synchronization information to be carried directly over packet networks, providing carriers with a real alternative to costly global positioning systems (GPS). Infonetics Research estimates the RAN equipment market will reach US$10.9 billion by 2013, from US$4.6 billion in 2008.
|10/14/09||D-Link Launches 'Gloves Are Off' Promotional Campaign|
Running now through Dec. 31, 2009, the promotion is designed to show
appreciation to the reseller community that gave D-Link the prestigious
honor this year in the CRN Magazine survey where the company was ranked the
number one competitor in both data and wireless networking categories.
|10/13/09||Proxim Wireless Demonstrates 4.9GHz Radio for Security and Surveillance at Futurecom 2009 in Brazil|
Proxim Wireless Corporation announced that it is
providing a live product demonstration focused on wireless video
surveillance at the Futurecom 2009 conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil from
October 13-16. Also on display will be Proxim's 4G product portfolio
focused on service provider, enterprise, and Digital Cities applications.
|10/13/09||Sidense OTP Enables Security of Broadband Wireless Video Transmissions|
Sidense Corp. announced that AMIMON is
employing Sidense's 1T-Fuse-based one-time programmable (OTP) memory
macro technology in chips used for uncompressed wireless high-definition
video connectivity. The chips are used in AMIMON's second-generation
WHDI (Wireless Home Digital Interface) transmitter and receiver
products designed for wireless delivery of full uncompressed 1080p/60Hz HD
video content throughout the entire home.
|10/13/09||Zoom Begins Volume Shipments of 3G Broadband Wireless-N Desk Router|
Zoom Telephonics, Inc. (OTCBB: ZMTP) announced the first volume shipments of the Zoom 3G Wireless-N Desk Router,
Model 4501. Almost any 3G mobile broadband modem can be plugged into the
router to instantly create a WiFi compatible Hotspot for a wide range
of devices including Windows and Macintosh computers, the iTouch
and Blackberry, mobile phones, barcode readers, and game stations. The
desktop router is AC-powered and comes with a small power cube with a
built-in switching power supply.
|10/12/09||Airspan WiMAX Solution Selected for Missouri Broadband Wireless Deployment|
Airspan Networks Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AIRO) announced
Stutler Technologies has purchased Airspan WiMAX equipment for Green
Hills Companies broadband network offering high-speed data services in
|10/12/09||Australian Operator, BigAir, Expanding Network With WiMAX Broadband Wireless Solution|
WiMAX technology is expected to play a significant role in Australia's
National Broadband Initiative. With a massive $30 billion investment, the
network will connect 90 percent of homes, schools and workplaces, and
businesses to high-speed broadband over the next 8 years. WiMAX will be
especially useful in connecting remote and rural areas.
|10/10/09||Digicel Relaunches DigiNET Satellite Broadband Wireless Service in Tonga With Aptilo Networks|
Aptilo Networks announced today that Digicel, the fastest-growing telecommunications operator in the Pacific, is relaunching DigiNET, Digicel's satellite wireless broadband service in the Kingdom of Tonga, using the Aptilo Carrier Wireless Service Management System.
|10/09/09||JiWire Offers In-Flight Advertising Service to Reach Executives Utilizing Broadband Wireless Internet Access Service at 35,000 Feet|
JiWire and Row 44 announced a partnership to deliver the world's first ad-supported in-flight Wi-Fi solution. The collaboration will make it possible for advertisers to run interactive ad campaigns on planes in-flight. Southwest Airlines and Alaska Airlines have already equipped some of their planes with Row 44's satellite broadband Internet access system. Southwest recently announced their intentions for turning its 544 Boeing 737 jets into Wi-Fi hotspots and Alaska Airlines is testing planes within their fleet of 114 aircraft.
|10/08/09||Clearwire Introduces CLEAR 4G Mobile Broadband Wireless Internet Service to 25 Markets in the United States |
Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ: CLWR) announced that it has officially rolled out plans to introduce CLEAR's super fast mobile broadband wireless Internet service to more than 25 markets covering over 30 million people in places such as: Atlanta and Milledgeville, GA; Baltimore; Boise; Chicago; Las Vegas; Philadelphia; Charlotte, Raleigh, and Greensboro, NC; Honolulu and Maui, HI; Seattle and Bellingham, WA; Portland, OR; and Dallas/Ft. Worth, San Antonio, Austin, Abilene, Amarillo, Corpus Christi, Killeen/Temple, Lubbock, Midland/Odessa, Waco and Wichita Falls, TX.
|10/07/09||Yonder Media Broadband Wireless Architects Merge of BayHill Capital to Build Internet Commerce Platforms for Rural Markets|
Yonder Media has signed a letter of
intent to merge with BayHill Capital (OTCBB: BYHL) of South Jordan, Utah
and its operating subsidiary, affiliate marketing company, Commission
River to build wireless broadband Internet access networks exclusively for rural communities.
|10/07/09||WiMAX Ecosystem Backs IEEE 802.16m for IMT-Advanced and Future Proof Roadmap
Global WiMAX Network Deployments Surpass 500 |
The WiMAX Forum and executives from premier suppliers and operators were on hand during ITU Telecom World 2009 to express their commitment to build and trial WiMAX Release 2 based on the IEEE 802.16m standard. Ecosystem participants represented Alvarion, Beceem, Cisco, Clearwire, Huawei, Intel, KT, Samsung, UQC, Yota and ZTE. Also revealed was a milestone of 500 network deployments in more than 145 countries - placing WiMAX as the leading mobile broadband technology.
|10/06/09||Stelera Broadband Expands Wireless Internet Service in Texas and New Mexico
Rural Communities to Receive Faster, More Reliable Service Through Latest Technology |
Executives from Stelera Broadband, a privately-held company specializing in wireless broadband Internet services, recently announced the company's expansion of coverage to several Texas communities, including Seminole, Snyder, Sweetwater, Andrews, Stanton, Lamesa, Brownfield and Colorado City. Lovington, New Mexico, will receive services as well.
|10/01/09||Mater Health Services Hits Key Milestones in Smart Hospital Broadband Wireless Tracking and Communications Strategy|
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced that Mater Health Services , Queensland's largest not-for-profit hospital group, is making significant strides in achieving its Smart Hospital strategy with a roll-out of an expanded suite of business applications on its Cisco Medical-Grade Broadband Wireless Network across its seven ultra-modern hospitals.
|09/30/09||Siskiyou County Announces $23 Million Federal ARRA Rural Broadband Wireless Stimulus Bid|
Western Blue, Northern and Central
California's experienced IT solution integrator, in a consortium with
Siskiyou County, local firms, the Karuk Tribe, the College of the Siskiyou,
national technology experts and the State of California announced a $23
million federal ARRA rural broadband wireless stimulus bid.
|09/30/09||Exalt Shatters Price-Performance Barrier With New ExtendAir Microwave Radio Platform|
Exalt Communications announced its new ExtendAir microwave radio
platform -- a complete line of entry-level licensed and license-exempt
point-to-point systems that, for the first time, brings high-end
performance, range and features including native
TDM to the sub-$5,000 per-link category.
|09/29/09||Unwired Australia Selects DragonWave for Multi-Year Exclusive Supply Agreement in Nation's First 4G Mobile WiMAX Broadband Wireless Network|
DragonWave Inc. (TSX:DWI) announced a multi-year exclusive supply agreement with Unwired Australia to supply broadband wireless backhaul for the forthcoming Vivid Wireless Perth network. Vivid Wireless-Australia's first "4G" mobile WiMAX network deployment-will rely on DragonWave's Horizon Compact for backhaul connectivity of up to 200 Mbps initially.
|09/29/09||Airspan Selected by COTAS for Multi-City WiMAX Broadband Wireless Network in Bolivia|
Airspan Networks Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AIRO) announced that Cooperativa de Teléfonos Automáticos Santa Cruz De La
Sierra Limitada (COTAS), the second largest Bolivian telecommunications
provider, selected its advanced WiMAX solutions for a next-generation
broadband wireless network deployment across major cities in Bolivia.
|09/28/09||Devicescape Delivers Easy Wi-Fi to Leading Japanese Broadband Wireless Service Provider Wi2|
Devicescape announced that it has developed an automated hotspot login
application, called Wi2 Connect, for Wire and Wireless (Wi2), a leading
Japanese Wi-Fi service
provider . Wi2 Connect is based upon Devicescape's Easy
Wi-Fi technology. Wi2 Connect allows Wi2's customers to automatically
connect to the hotspots of Wi2 and its roaming partners without the
inconvenience of entering user IDs and passwords in a browser. The Wi2
Connect application is available from the Wi2 Website for Windows Mobile,
Windows laptops, iPhones and MacBooks.
|09/28/09||Anite and Azimuth Systems Collaborate on Broadband Wireless Testing for 3G Cellular Systems|
Azimuth Systems, Inc. announced
that the company has partnered with Anite to create a comprehensive test
solution that will enable users to perform cellular data throughput testing
with fading. The addition of fading capabilities provides more robust
testing, replicating propagation conditions that mobile devices encounter
and must accommodate in everyday use. Furthermore, the integration and
automation of Azimuth's ACE MX Universal Channel Emulator with Anite's
SAS test platform can substantially expand operator test coverage as
numerous conformance, performance and interoperability test cases require
channel emulation. As this integration provides support of operator scripts
and enhanced tools, the overall speed at which tests can be performed is
increased as well.
|09/25/09||WellSpan Health's York Hospital Drives Enterprise-Wide Operational Efficiency Using AeroScout's Wi-Fi-Based Asset Tracking and Management Solution|
AeroScout announced that WellSpan Health's York
Hospital has deployed AeroScout's Wi-Fi-based healthcare visibility
solution. York Hospital's emergency, biomedical engineering and
transportation departments are using the AeroScout solution to track
critical medical equipment throughout the facility to ensure that staff can
quickly locate required items. The solution and its time-saving benefits
are proving to be especially valuable in the emergency department during
peak hours by helping to increase efficiency while improving patient
satisfaction, care and safety.
|09/25/09||Micrel to Exhibit Innovative Fiber, Ethernet and Broadband Wireless Solutions and Reference Designs for Industrial Applications at Fall Embedded Systems Conference, Boston|
Micrel Inc., (NASDAQ: MCRL) announced that it
will be showing the industry's newest and most innovative high-performance,
low-power, low-cost IC solutions at Embedded Systems Conference (ESC)
Boston. The show is being held at The Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA.
Micrel's booth is No. 326. Micrel will showcase new products for fiber
optic and Ethernet as well as demonstrate a broadband wireless networking reference
design, targeting low-data rate applications, utilizing Micrel RF
transceivers, Zilog Microcontrollers and based upon Micrel's MicrelNet "Star Cluster-of-Trees"
wireless networking solution.
|09/25/09||Aruba Networks Announces New Value-Priced, High-Performance Broadband Wireless 802.11n Access Point|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced the
release of its compact, dual-radio AP-105 802.11n
Broadband Wireless Access Point . Value-priced at just $695 U.S. list, Aruba expects the
AP-105 to accelerate adoption of 802.11n by offering enterprise-grade
security, high throughput, streaming video support, and other key features
previously available only in more expensive devices.
|09/24/09||Aerohive Broadband Wireless LAN Powers South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole, and Pardon Services' Communications Network|
Aerohive Networks announced
that the South Carolina Department of Probation, Parole, and Pardon
Services has deployed broadband wireless equipment from Aerohive and Juniper Networks to
provide a secure, enterprise-wide 802.11n wireless LAN solution to the
Department's 680 parole agents and staff. Employees of other government
agencies, including Federal Probation and Vocational Rehabilitation, and
law enforcement personnel will also access the network as guests.
|09/24/09||Synapse Wireless Joins Open Smart Grid Users Group to Promote Internet-enabled, Broadband Wireless Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Communication|
Synapse Wireless announced that it has joined the UCA International Users Group (UCAIug), home to Open Smart Grid (OpenSG). The UCAIug is a non-profit users group comprised of organizations involved
in the electric utility industry that share a common goal of advancing
interoperability for the utility enterprise and Smart Grid.
|09/23/09||AirTight's Broadband Wireless Vulnerability Management Service Now Integrates Into QualysGuard PCI Connect Security Ecosystem|
AirTight Networks announced that
its unique SaaS broadband wireless intrusion prevention system (WIPS) is now fully
integrated into the QualysGuard PCI Connect launched earlier this year.
PCI Connect provides an on demand platform bringing together multiple
security solutions into one unified end-to-end business application for PCI DSS compliance and
validation. AirTight is the first and only wireless security vendor to
provide an automated, cost effective means to meet the PCI DSS wireless
scanning requirement with lower operational costs and no capital
|09/23/09||Synapse Wireless Embraces OpenHAN for Smart Grid Home Area Network Systems|
The UCAIug is a non-profit users group comprised of organizations involved
in the electric utility industry's Smart Grid initiative. Its OpenHAN
specification establishes the initial requirements and framework for the
development of well managed and secure customer communications systems.
|09/22/09||China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. Plans for 28% Growth With Launch of WiMAX Broadband Wireless Internet Access and Voice Service in Kenya|
Broadband adoption in Africa is expected to experience 28% growth annually through 2013 as undersea cables come online. Kenya, China Crescent's first target in Africa, has one submarine cable in place with two additional cables expected by 2011.
|09/21/09||Tranzeo WiMAX Broadband Wireless CPEs to Be Deployed in Washington State|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) announced that its family of WiMAX subscriber units will be used by Washington State-based PocketiNet Communications. PocketiNet recently announced the selection of Aperto Networks for its region-wide WiMAX wireless broadband network in Southeast Washington and as a result, Tranzeo's subscriber units will be used.
|09/18/09||Airspan Reverse Stock Split Effective, New Ticker AIRO|
Airspan Networks Inc. (PINKSHEETS: AIRO) previously (PINKSHEETS: AIRN) announced that its 1-for-15 reverse stock split became effective today. The Company's common stock is now trading on a split-adjusted basis under the trading symbol "AIRO" and under the new CUSIP number 00950H201. The previous trading symbol was AIRN.
|09/10/09||First JiWire Mobile Audience Insights Report Gives Advertisers a Deeper Understanding of the On-the-Go Audience|
JiWire released its inaugural Mobile Audience Insights
Report with new data revealing demographic and behavioral interests of
Wi-Fi users. The research provides a view into overall Wi-Fi usage trends,
which includes breakdowns by country, US city and device type as well as
specifics about the café Wi-Fi audience which is mostly affluent, male,
between the ages of twenty-five and forty-nine, and planning on making a
big purchase in the near future. The report is designed to help advertisers
better engage their desired audience when they are on-the-go.
|09/08/09||Luxul Wireless Teams With Control4 to Deliver Hassle Free "Whole-Home" Broadband Wireless Network Coverage|
Luxul Wireless announced today that Control4 will promote and distribute Pro-WAV solutions to its nationwide dealer network. Pro-WAV products are designed to efficiently expand the coverage area and improve overall network performance, by enabling a single access point to provide complete "whole-home" 802.11 Wi-Fi coverage.
|08/31/09||WiMAX Broadband Wireless Equipment Market Jumps 12% in 2Q09; Defies America's Recession with More Than 140 Million WiMAX Subscribers Worldwide by 2013
Communications market research firm Infonetics Research released the second quarter (2Q09) edition of its WiMAX Equipment, Devices, and Subscribers market share forecast and research report.
|08/31/09||NewMarket Technology, Inc. Announces $33 Million Outsourcing Agreement with WBA (Wireless Broadband Access)|
NewMarket Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: NWMT) is
a reporting company with audited financial reports filed with the SEC. On
Tuesday September 1st, Board Member Hugh G. Robinson, Retired Major General
and Former Chairman of the Dallas Federal Reserve, is scheduled to host a
strategic update in an on-demand Webcast.
|08/31/09||China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. to Introduce Huawei WiMAX Network Equipment in Africa|
China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB: CCTR ) announced it has selected Chinese telecom equipment manufacturer Huawei Technologies for its first planned broadband wireless WiMAX project in Africa.
|08/28/09||MoqiZone WiMax Network Provides Sustainable, Low-cost Competitive Advantage for Providing Last Mile Connectivity for Internet Cafés|
TRESTLE HOLDINGS, INC. (OTCBB: TLHO), dba MoqiZone Holdings Limited, announced today that effective August 31, 2009, the Company will trade under the new ticker symbol "MOQZ" and will begin trading under the new name MoqiZone Holding, LTD.
|08/27/09||NuMobile, Inc.'s Proprietary Software Offering for Smartphone and Mobile Computing to Be Featured in China Crescent Enterprises, Inc.'s Webcast Discussing WiMAX Solution in Africa|
NuMobile, Inc. (OTCBB: NUBL) is scheduled to be
featured in an upcoming exclusive China Crescent Enterprises, Inc. (OTCBB: CCTR ) Webcast on Tuesday, September 1, 2009. China Crescent plans to
discuss business opportunities in Kenya and East Africa, to include WiMAX
technology solutions. China Crescent has targeted Kenya and East Africa as
its next foreign market expansion opportunity.
|08/26/09||VeriWave Revolutionizes Broadband Wireless Interoperability Testing to Speed Adoption of 802.11n|
VeriWave, Inc. is introducing WaveAgent 2.0 for Broadband Wireless Interoperability Testing, enabling vendors and users of mission-critical mobile equipment to see how specific devices and applications will interact and impact fully loaded live networks. Using VeriWave's new WaveAgent 2.0 for Interoperability Testing, users can combine real traffic from actual devices with test traffic for the first time to conduct comprehensive "what if" testing in fully loaded networks and peak conditions before taking the network live.
|08/26/09||Tranzeo WiMAX Broadband Wireless Equipment To Be Deployed in Spain|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a premier manufacturer of wireless broadband and WiMAX communication systems announced that its family of WiMAX subscriber units will be used by Spanish telecommunications operator Nostracom. Nostracom recently announced the selection of Aperto Networks for their fixed wireless network and as a result, Tranzeo's subscriber units will be used.
|08/25/09||Yonder Media Applies for $9.4M in Federal Government ARRA Stimulus Programs Funding Rural Broadband Wireless Deployment|
Yonder Media, a broadband wireless Internet provider
focused on improving the quality of life by connecting rural communities, announced that it has submitted applications for federal stimulus
funding as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)
addressing the challenge of delivering broadband to remote areas.
|08/24/09||Devicescape, Intel and Meraki Unveil Devicescape Broadband Wireless (Wi-Fi) Report Findings|
Devicescape unveiled its second quarterly Wi-Fi Report , revealing new insights into Wi-Fi usage and opinions from more than 1,000 survey respondents from around the world. The survey, conducted by Decipher, Inc. and sponsored by Devicescape, Intel and Meraki , queried a cross-section of Devicescape's members, a group that includes a variety of professionals and students.
|08/24/09||Proxim Wireless Increases Broadband Wireless Investment in Key Brazilian Market in Conjunction With Release of New High-Capacity MIMO Product Line|
the introduction of the Tsunami QB-8100 point-to-point wireless
backhaul and MP-8100 point-to-multipoint connectivity products in July,
Proxim's products now provide up to eight times the capacity of WiMAX with
non-line-of-sight (NLOS) functionality for even greater VoIP and video
application support like HDTV.
|08/24/09||The "Father of 802.11" Bob O'Hara and the Farpoint Group's Craig Mathias Discuss "Innovations in Wireless LANs" in Latest Video Podcast From Aerohive Networks|
Aerohive Networks announced the availability of Episode Two of its "An Expert Opinion" video podcast series. In this latest installment, "Innovations in Wireless LANs," wireless LAN industry pioneer Bob O'Hara and Farpoint Group founder Craig Mathias explore the latest developments in wireless LANs.
|08/24/09||Tranzeo and TRG Produce First 2.3GHz WiMAX Solution for the Indonesian Market|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) and Teknologi Riset Global (TRG), an affiliate company of leading telecommunication infrastructure provider the Indonesian Tower Group, have cooperated on the development of a family of WiMAX subscriber units that operate in the recently awarded 2.3GHz spectrum. The production units are intended for the operators that have licenses to the spectrum. This solution complements TRG's family of WiMAX product line operating in the 3.3GHz band.
|08/21/09||MoqiZone Selects Axxcelera Broadband to Provide WiMAX Base Stations and CPEs|
MoqiZone awarded a contract to Axxcelera Broadband Wireless Inc. to supply the WiMAX Base stations and CPEs for their proprietary MoqiZone WiMAX Network in China.
|08/19/09||Fortress Technologies Launches Vehicle-Based Mesh Point, Mobile Ad Hoc Broadband Wireless Network Solutions|
Fortress Technologies announced two new solutions to its
product portfolio that enable secure, net-centric wireless communications
via land, air, and sea. The Fortress ES820 Vehicle Mesh Point and Fortress
FastPath Mesh allow vehicles to dynamically create ad hoc mesh networks
on-the-move, and seamlessly leave and rejoin those networks during tactical
|08/17/09||Proxim Wireless Receives $5 Million Strategic Investment From SRA to Advance WiMAX and 4G|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (OTCQX: PRXM), a leading provider of end-to-end broadband wireless systems that deliver the quadruple play, today announced that it has received an equity investment of $7.5 million, with $5 million coming from SRA OSS, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of SRA Holdings, Inc. of Japan, a publicly held company listed on the Tokyo stock exchange (JP3817), and the rest coming from existing investors (through a combination of new investment and cancellation of debt).
|08/14/09||Infineon Introduces Energy Efficient Single-Chip XWAY WAVE100 Family for Low-Cost 802.11n WLAN Home Gateways|
Infineon Technologies AG introduced a new family of
single-chip WLAN integrated circuits (ICs). The new XWAY WAVE100 ICs
provide a high-performance and cost-effective solution for wireless network
access points that are compliant to the 802.11n draft standard for data
rates up to 150Mbit/s as well as the 802.11 b/g standard.
|08/07/09||Broadband Wireless Hardware Sales Could Be Side Effect of Stimulus Bill's EMR Incentives|
As the Obama Administration provides
incentives to push doctors and hospitals to upgrade their healthcare IT
solutions, there will be a greater need to replace antiquated computer
hardware with newer, more powerful systems that can support the vast
amounts of information created by EMR, wireless, RFID, electronic physician
order entry (CPOE) and other advanced software that is rapidly being
|08/07/09||AirTight Rated "Positive" in Leading Industry Analyst Firm's Broadband Wireless Report on Wireless LAN Intrusion Prevention Systems|
AirTight Networks announced that
Gartner, Inc. has rated AirTight "Positive" in Gartner's
2009 MarketScope for Wireless LAN Intrusion Prevention Systems report. The
July 2009 report was authored by John Girard, VP, Distinguished Analyst and
John Pescatore, VP, Distinguished Analyst at Gartner.
|08/06/09||Illinois Century Network and Business Only Broadband Interconnect|
Business Only Broadband announced that
they have the ability to provide broadband wireless connectivity to the Illinois Century
Network (ICN) for ICN constituents. ICN is the state funded network that
provides Internet service for government, education and healthcare
|08/05/09||Proxim Wireless and NetLogix Partner to Help Organizations Prepare for the Upcoming ARRA Stimulus Deadline on August 14th|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (OTCQX: PRXM) and NetLogix announced that the companies have partnered to make available a broad suite of stimulus grant application services and resources for organizations preparing stimulus grant applications in the United States. The combination of free resources and paid services is designed to help organizations identify the best funding options available and to have their grant applications prepared before the stimulus "Round One" deadline, which is Friday, August 14, 2009.
|08/05/09||Ericsson Selects MapleNet Wireless to sell World-Leading Portfolio of Microwave Radio Systems|
Ericsson Inc. (NASDAQ: ERIC) has signed an agreement with MapleNet
Wireless, Inc. to sell Ericsson's portfolio of short- and long-haul
microwave radio systems to broadband wireless network operators in the utilities, health
care, education and municipal government segments.
|08/05/09||Avalon RF, Inc. vs. WiFi Wireless, Inc. Litigation Status|
WiFi Wireless, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: WFWL) and its lead counsel, Howard Close of Wright Brown and Close, LLP, issued a statement regarding post-trial activity in the lawsuit
Avalon RF, Inc. vs. WiFi Wireless, Inc.
|08/04/09||DecisionPoint Recognized by Motorola as Top 10 North American Wireless LAN Partner|
DecisionPoint Systems, Inc. (OTCBB: DNPI) announced that it has been recognized by Motorola's Enterprise Mobility Solutions division as one of the top 10 North American Wireless LAN (WLAN) partners.
|08/03/09||JiWire's New 'Ads for Access' Program Yields Results for Hyatt Place|
JiWire announced that its first customer in a
new Ads for Access program achieved results that far exceed industry
averages. Hyatt Place reached mid-week travelers in some of the nation's
largest airports, offering 20 minutes of free Wi-Fi access in exchange for
viewing a 30-second video advertisement.
|07/31/09||Towerstream Rolls Out WiMAX to Burbank, California|
Towerstream (NASDAQ: TWER) announced it has extended the coverage area of its Los Angeles wireless broadband network to include Burbank, CA. As a result, additional companies in the Los Angeles area will now have access to Towerstream's high-speed, wireless business Internet service .
|07/31/09||Yonder Media Makes Plans to Bring Broadband Wireless Internet Access to Rural American Communities|
The expansion of broadband wireless Internet offers compelling growth in
un-served/underserved rural markets, aligning necessary services to better
meet the daily needs of consumers and businesses. Founded in 2006, Yonder
Media has delivered on this promise in select markets over the last three
years, leveraging wireless technology, its superior service and optimized
networks that are well suited to reach the 'last mile.'
|07/31/09||Agilent and Wi-LAN Enter Broadband Wireless License Agreement|
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) announced Agilent Technologies, Inc. has signed a license agreement covering various wireless technologies including CDMA, Wi-Fi, WiMAX and Bluetooth.
|07/31/09||Quantenna Communications Receives Additional Funding From a Leading Service Provider|
Quantenna Communications, Inc. announced that it has added to its Series C funding round with a new investor Swisscom, Switzerland's leading telecommunications provider. The Series C round also includes previous announced investors Grazia Equity, Sequoia Capital, Sigma Partners, Southern Cross Venture Partners and Venrock Associates. With this additional funding investment, Quantenna plans to expand its technology leadership position in whole-home 4x4 MIMO wireless networking with dynamic digital beamforming and continue to expand its field trials with leading customers. To date, Quantenna has raised over $44 million.
|07/30/09||Research Shows WiMAX Growing in India, Russia, Brazil by Demand for Broadband Wireless Internet Access and VoIP|
Market research firm Infonetics Research released a new report, WiMAX Equipment and Subscribers in Key Markets , which tracks targeted regions and countries that have strong potential for mobile (802.16e) and fixed line (802.16d) WiMAX markets -- either because they have huge populations, or the broadband demands of the population are not being met by existing technologies -- including the U.S., Central and Eastern Europe, Russia, the Middle East, Africa, China, India, Japan, South Korea, and Brazil.
|07/28/09||RFaxis Expands RF Technology Leadership Position by Offering Innovative Embedded Antenna Solutions|
Faxis announced the debut of its embedded antenna products. Taking an innovative approach to antennas, RFaxis will now have the ability to offer total front-end solutions. To head up its efforts, RFaxis has appointed noted industry veteran Dr. Ping Peng as vice president, Antenna Products. Key among Dr. Peng's first initiatives will be to create the industry's first series of broadband, high efficiency, high gain embedded antennas.
|07/28/09||Rapid Link Signs WiMAX Deal to Build $7 Million Broadband Wireless Network|
Redline Communications Inc., (TSX:RDL) announced it was chosen by Rapid Link Incorporated, (OTCBB: RPID) a leading provider of WiMAX and communication
services, for its $7 million WiMAX network in California. The Rapid Link
network, which will be funded in part by a $2.8 million grant from the
California Advanced Services Fund (CASF), will deliver high-speed wireless
communications services throughout five counties in California.
|07/28/09||South America's Largest Container Terminal Blankets Shipyard with Wi-Fi to Manage Freight, Equipment and Personnel|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
Santos-Brasil S.A. has deployed a ruggedized outdoor Aruba Wi-Fi network
across its 596,000 square meter Tecon de Santos container terminal at the
Port of Santos. Sao Paulo-based Santos-Brasil operates 3 berths, 16
ship-to-shore container cranes, 1 mobile harbor crane, 34 rubber-tired
gantry cranes, and 23 reach stackers at the port. Reliable performance is a
business-critical function since container handling is wholly dependent on
data transferred over the Wi-Fi network to more than 500 Psion Teklogix
ruggedized handheld and vehicular computers.
|07/27/09||Azimuth Systems Experiences Record Growth and Expansion Into the MIMO and Cellular Markets|
Azimuth Systems, Inc., a leading provider of wireless broadband test equipment and channel emulators, today announced that it has achieved record growth and expansion in 2009 thus far, setting the foundation for a record-breaking year for the company. At the heart of this growth is the company's continued momentum in the LTE, WiMAX and 2G/3G markets, which is largely due to the release of Azimuth's third-generation MIMO channel emulator, the ACE™ MX.
|07/22/09||SKYBEAM-Texas Builds Broadband Wireless Network with Vyatta Linux-based Routers|
Vyatta announced that SKYBEAM-Texas has standardized
its network on Vyatta appliances. Using Vyatta 514 and 2502 appliances,
SKYBEAM-Texas is routing traffic from remote tower locations, boosting the
performance and reliability of its customer-facing network, and providing
corporate VPN service.
|07/21/09||Quantenna Named AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner for Its Highly Reliable 4x4 MIMO Broadband Wireless|
Quantenna Communications, Inc. announced that it has been selected to the
2009 AlwaysOn Global 250 List. The AlwaysOn Global 250 Award is given to
private, emerging technology companies creating new business opportunities
in high-growth markets. Quantenna was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial
team based on demonstration of growth, market opportunity, quality of
innovation and customer traction.
|07/16/09||Rapid Link Awarded Approximately $2.8 Million Broadband Wireless Grant From the California Advanced Services Fund (CASF)|
Rapid Link Incorporated (OTCBB: RPID) announced it has received a grant from the California Advanced Services Fund (CASF) of approximately $2.8 million in matching funds. The grant will
support the expansion of Rapid Link's broadband network footprint as part
of its "Mother Lode" project, which will bring advanced broadband wireless services
to five counties in Northern California.
|07/15/09||Proxim Wireless Announces 600 Mbps/300 Mbps Product Lines for the 4G Broadband Wireless Backhaul Market|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (OTCQX: PRXM) announced its new 4G Backhaul product lines -- the Tsunami QB-8100 point-to-point (PtP) and the Tsunami MP-8100
point-to-multipoint (PtMP) . Both products exceed the International
Telecommunications Union's (ITU's) performance requirements for 4G. The new
Tsunami product family combines MIMO and OFDM technologies with Proxim's
Wireless Outdoor Routing Protocol (WORP) to provide PtP and PtMP backhaul
for carriers, WISPs and government entities.
|07/09/09||AirTight Receives U.S. Patent for Router AP Rogue Detection|
AirTight Networks announced it has been granted US patent number 7,536,723 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for router AP rogue detection techniques. Rogue APs can get connected to enterprise wired networks accidentally or by malicious actions without the knowledge of the network administrator. Intruders can access enterprise wired network from RF coverage of rogue APs bypassing traditional wired and wireless security controls.
|07/06/09||3G Americas Publishes Report on Broadband Wireless Smart Antennas Using MIMO Technologies|
3G Americas announced that it has published an educational report titled,
MIMO Transmission Schemes for LTE and HSPA Networks as a tool to
increase awareness of smart antenna systems -- also known as multiple-input
multiple-output (MIMO) technology -- and help guide their deployments in
HSPA and LTE networks within 3GPP's specifications and technology
standards. The 3GPP evolution continues to be the leader in standardizing
the most advanced forms of multiple-input multiple-output (MIMO) antennas.
|07/01/09||Patent Pending Broadband Wireless Technology Poised to Displace Traditional RF Front-End Modules|
RFaxis announced the availability of two new whitepapers titled,
"RF Front-end Integrated Circuits" and "RFaxis System Noise Figure
Enhancements: Significant Noise Figure and Sensitivity Improvements in
802.11, Bluetooth and Zigbee Systems." The papers examine the differences
between RFaxis' patent pending RF Front-end Integrated Circuits (RFeICs)
and conventional FEMs, and detail the advantages gained by using RFeICs,
including significant system noise figure improvement, substantial power
efficiency, increased bandwidth, and greater range.
|06/30/09||Redline Receives Financing to Support WiMAX and Broadband Wireless Infrastructure Product Development|
Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX: RDL) announced it has signed an agreement with the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development for $10 million in financing to support the ongoing development of its WiMAX and Broadband Wireless Infrastructure (BWI) products. The repayable loan has been provided through the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development's Advanced Manufacturing Investment Strategy (AMIS) program.
|06/30/09||OneFi Adds Broadband Wireless Encryption Protection on the OneFi Networks|
OneFi Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ONFI)
announced today that it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) with Secure
World to provide its encryption protection technology on the OneFi
|06/29/09||Virginia Union University Retrofits Its Richmond Campus With a High Performance 802.11n Wi-Fi Broadband Wireless Network From Aruba Networks|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
Virginia Union University has deployed an Aruba 802.11n solution and
AirWave Wireless Management Suite at its 84-acre campus in Richmond,
Virginia. Founded in 1865 to give newly emancipated freedmen an
opportunity for education and advancement, the university's network of
independent Fat AP wireless access points lacked centralized management,
and robust wireless performance.
|06/26/09||Wireless Companies Achieve Breakthrough in Broadband Wireless Data Services With Successful Implementation of Automatic Network-to-Network Mobility|
KT Corporation of Korea and Stoke, Inc.
announced they have succeeded in implementing seamless network handover
between multiple mobile data network types. The achievement provides a
solution to one of the growing challenges to mobile data operators:
improving the customer experience while optimally managing traffic.
|06/23/09||Casio Licenses Wi-LAN Wireless Technology|
Wi-LAN Inc. (TSX:WIN) announced that Casio Computer Co., Ltd. (Casio) has signed a multi-year running royalty agreement covering Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and CDMA products. The specific terms of the agreement are confidential.
|06/23/09||Aruba Networks' New OS 3.4 Software Turbocharges Network Performance While Slimming Life-Cycle Costs|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced the
release of OS 3.4 software for Aruba controllers with new features that
enhance the performance and value of Aruba's best-in-class wireless LANs.
These features target network RF performance, network provisioning, and
system operation. OS 3.4 is shipping now and is available at no cost to
Aruba customers with a current Aruba support agreement.
|06/23/09||iPass Expands Canadian Wi-Fi Presence With Award-Winning One Zone Wireless Network|
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS) announced the expansion of its North American Wi-Fi footprint with the
addition of the One Zone Wi-Fi network in Toronto, part of a
partnership with Cogeco Data Services. Effective immediately, iPass Mobile
Office customers traveling to Toronto can avoid 3G roaming charges by using
the One Zone Wi-Fi network as part of their existing iPass Enterprise Flat
Rate price plan. Hundreds of Global 2000 companies use iPass and in 2008,
over 2 million unique users took advantage of iPass mobility services.
|06/22/09||OneFi Announces Plans to Start Deployment of Their Wireless Internet Technology in the Island of Jamaica|
OneFi Technology, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: ONFI)
announced that the recent trip to the island nation of Jamaica was a
complete success. OneFi obtained a license to deploy its systems in late
2008; this trip was the final step to move forward with the start of
deployment on the island.
|06/17/09||Scottsdale, NewPath Networks Move Forward With Broadband Wireless Infrastructure Improvement Plan|
NewPath Networks announced
approval by the City of Scottsdale, Arizona, of NewPath's proposal to
implement a multi-carrier DAS wireless network in the City. The approval
includes a wireless communications fee agreement by which NewPath will pay
Scottsdale for use of the public rights-of-way. Major wireless service
providers will utilize the NewPath multi-carrier DAS network to provide
enhanced voice and data services for their Scottsdale-area subscribers.
|06/11/09||National Broadband Wireless Stimulus Webcast Attracts Thousands, as White House Official, Experts Discuss Strategy|
A June 4th National Broadband Stimulus Town Hall Meeting Webcast produced by the National League of Cities TV, in cooperation with TV Worldwide and BroadbandCensus.com, attracted an on-line audience of thousands of city officials and industry professionals as experts engaged in interactive discussions on how broadband stimulus money will be deployed.
|06/08/09||Milton Hydro Teams With Trilliant to Expand Time-of-Use Billing to All Residential Customers With Smart Meters|
Milton Hydro, a local utility distribution company located in southern Ontario, along with Trilliant Incorporated, the leader in delivering Smart Grid solutions that enhance energy efficiency, utility operations, and renewable resource integration, today announced the expansion of Milton's existing Smart Grid initiative. Milton, who first delivered Time-of-Use (TOU) billing to its customers in 2005, now provides TOU billing for over 21,000 consumers.
|06/08/09||Cisco Network Connects Kant University Students and Lecturers with Broadband Wireless Internet Access|
A new wireless network deployed by Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) now provides Kant State University students and lecturers with broadband wireless online
access to educational and information resources from any location across
the university campus.
|06/03/09||Z-Wave Utilizes Broadband Wireless Technology to Manage Home Energy Savings|
The Z-Wave Alliance has extended its position in the rapidly growing global smart meter market. Manufacturers in Europe have recognized the considerable potential of the Z-Wave Advanced Energy Control (AEC) Framework and are using the technology for smart metering solutions, such as:
|06/02/09||Beceem & Couei Enabled Worldmax to Maximize the Performance of Its 3.5GHz Mobile WiMAX Network|
Beceem Communications, a leading developer of Mobile WiMAX chips , and Couei, a leading provider of wireless test tool solutions, are jointly demonstrating how to maximize and mobilize WiMAX networks in the 3.5GHz spectrum.
|06/02/09||Sirit, eriginate Partner on Broadband Wireless Livestock Tracking Solution|
Sirit Inc. (TSX: SI) announced its partnership with eriginate Corporation, a subsidiary of HerdStar, LLC and a global integrator of track, trace and monitoring solutions to the livestock food industry. eriginate will utilize Sirit's RFID tag and reader technology to support its comprehensive solutions developed for the livestock food market.
|05/29/09||University of Queensland Creates a Collaborative Academic Experience With World's Largest 802.11n Wireless Network|
The University of Queensland is working with Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) to become Australia's most connected tertiary institution, deploying the largest 802.11n wireless network in the world to create a unique collaborative environment. The university is also deploying the largest tertiary Cisco TelePresence network in Asia Pacific to facilitate international and cross-campus collaboration. This network also includes the 7 millionth Cisco wireless access point deployed worldwide.
|05/28/09||SolarWinds Releases New Versions of Orion Software to Improve Monitoring and Management of Energy Consumption and Wireless Networks|
As networks grow in importance to the business and networking technologies evolve and mature, the scope of network management continuously expands. SolarWinds (NYSE: SWI) released new versions of two key products within the flagship Orion family of network management solutions -- Orion Network Performance Monitor (NPM) and Orion Network Configuration Manager (NCM) -- expanding visibility and control into both wireless network performance and network energy consumption.
|05/21/09||ANADIGICS Launches New WiMAX 4G Power Amplifier to Drive Evolution From Fixed-Point to Mobile Services|
ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD) launched one of the first mobile WiMAX 4G power amplifiers (PAs) developed for use in the 3.4-3.6 GHz spectrum adopted by broadband wireless service providers in Europe and South America. ANADIGICS, the leading developer of RF power amplifier technology for high-speed data communications, has differentiated the new AWM6433 by optimizing it for mobile WiMAX applications through the delivery of exceptional linearity and efficiency across all output power levels.
|05/20/09||WiMAX Broadband Services to Generate $15bn by 2014, but Its 'Make or Break' Time for the Sector, Says Juniper Research|
Mobile WiMAX networks are being rolled
out more slowly than expected, meaning that service revenues will grow more
slowly than forecast a year ago, a new study from Juniper Research
|05/20/09||Aruba Networks Announces Lifetime Warranty Program for Indoor Access Points|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
moving forward it will offer a lifetime warranty for all new shipments of
AP-120, 70, 60, and RAP-5 families of indoor Wi-Fi access points. Aruba is
the world's second largest supplier of enterprise wireless LANs, and is
recognized for the rugged construction and high security of its indoor
access points. The new lifetime warranty reaffirms Aruba's commitment to
delivering value in the products it sells, and provides added peace of mind
to customers facing tight operating budgets.
|05/18/09||MTS Internet To Go Plan Offers High-speed Internet Customers Unlimited Wi-Fi and EVDO Access|
MTS Allstream Inc. is pleased to announce the new MTS Internet To Go plan that gives MTS residential and business high-speed Internet customers unlimited access to Wi-Fi and EVDO (evolution data optimized) where coverage exists in Manitoba and throughout Canada.
|04/29/09||University of Tokyo Upgrades to Aruba Networks' Adaptive 802.11n and Airwave Wireless Management Solution|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
the University of Tokyo is upgrading the wireless network at the School of
Science on its main Hongo Bunkyo-ku campus with Aruba's adaptive 802.11n
wireless solution. Established in 1877, the University of Tokyo has more
than 4,000 faculty and staff, and a total enrollment of approximately
|04/29/09||SRI International and Ojo Technology Demonstrate Broadband Wireless Video Surveillance Solutions for Municipalities and School Districts at Public School Security Event|
At an event to be held on Thursday, April 30
from 3:00 to 4:30 p.m., SRI International and Ojo Technology will
demonstrate technology that can connect local schools and police
departments by integrating wireless real-time video using SRI's Aware
Mobile Mesh Solution and Ojo's Internet-enabled camera systems and
services. The demonstration will take place at a public school security
event at the Sequoia Union High School District office at 480 James Avenue
in Redwood City, Calif. The event is open to the public.
|04/29/09||Devicescape's Professional Services Team Delivers Superior Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) Supplicant Support|
Devicescape Software announced that it now provides commercial-level support for
device manufacturers using the open source Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA)
Supplicant. Tested and certified against the Wi-Fi Alliance benchmark,
Devicescape Professional Services delivers WPA Supplicant documentation and
a guaranteed response to customer inquiries. By leveraging Devicescape's
|04/28/09||Aptilo Selected by Main Street Broadband for WiMAX Network Deployment in US|
Aptilo Networks, a leader in integrated management solutions for control of billing,
user services and access in WiMAX
and Wi-Fi networks, has been selected
by Main Street Broadband, a privately held wireless broadband service
provider and strategic partner of Xiocom Wireless, Inc., to provide service
management and access control solutions for Main Street Broadband's
deployment of WiMAX networks in its US (Rural Utilities Service)-funded
rural markets. Main Street Broadband has received one of the largest
RUS-funded projects in the US.
|04/27/09||Aptilo WiMAX AAA+ Core Now Compliant With the Latest WiMAX Forum NWG Prepaid and Hotlining Standards|
Aptilo Networks extended its market
leadership by announcing the important support for Prepaid and
Hotlining according to The WiMAX Forum standards. The Aptilo WiMAX AAA+
Core is an integral part of the award-winning, pre-integrated Aptilo WiMAX
CSN System for fast-track deployments as well as the Aptilo WiMAX AAA+
|04/24/09||Tatung Infocomm Selects Bridgewater for WiMAX Broadband Wireless Internet Access Network|
Bridgewater Systems (TSX: BWC) announced that Tatung Infocomm, a provider of
mobile WiMAX services in Taiwan, is deploying the Bridgewater Service
Controller and Policy Controller, both anchored by Bridgewater's Subscriber
Data Broker, to deliver high speed mobile Internet services to consumers
|04/23/09||Proxim's Broadband Wireless Backhaul Eliminates Leased Line Costs for the City of Bee Cave, Texas|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced that the city of Bee Cave, Texas has connected the city's municipal buildings with Proxim's
point-to-point wireless backhaul technology. Using Proxim's GigaLink®
radios, the city not only increased the overall system bandwidth by 400x
from 3 Mbps to 1.25 Gbps, but it also saved over $7,800 per year in leased
|04/22/09||Atheros Merges the Simplicity of Bluetooth With the Speed and Energy Efficiency of Wi-Fi 802.11 Broadband Wireless Networks|
Atheros Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHR) applauds the Bluetooth Special Interest Group's (SIG) development of the recently adopted Bluetooth Core Specification Version 3.0 + High Speed (HS). The ground-breaking broadband wireless performance enhancements enabled by Bluetooth 3.0 for wireless personal area networks (PANs) are achieved through the implementation of the 802.11 high-speed Alternate MAC/PHY (AMP). Atheros' Bluetooth 3.0 + HS capability was the featured technology at the Bluetooth SIG's 3.0 launch event yesterday in Tokyo, demonstrated by Kevin Hayes, Atheros Fellow and Technical Editor of the 802.11 Protocol Adaptation Layer (PAL) of the Bluetooth 3.0 + HS specification.
|04/22/09||Beceem Closes $20 Million in Broadband Wireless Financing and Accelerates WiMAX Product Developments|
Beceem Communications announced
that it has closed a strategic financing round that is providing the
company with the capital needed to scale production and customer support as
demand for its industry leading WiMAX
chips is increasing around the world.
|04/21/09||Aptilo WiMAX CSN System Named Best WiMAX Product or Service by Wireless Broadband Innovation Awards 2009|
Aptilo Networks, a leader in integrated management solutions for control of billing, user services and access in WiMAX and Wi-Fi networks, has been named Winner of the Wireless Broadband Innovation (WBI) Awards 2009, which recognizes leadership, innovation and excellence in wireless broadband. Aptilo's WiMAX CSN System earned the top honor in the Best WiMAX Product or Service category, for outstanding leadership and vision in WiMAX.
|04/21/09||Aruba Networks Releases New Technical Brief on Campus E9-1-1 Emergency Call Handling Over Wi-Fi|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced the
availability of a new technical brief on using adaptive wireless LANs for
Enhanced 9-1-1 (E9-1-1) emergency call handling in campus environments.
Wi-Fi phones present unique challenges for E9-1-1 systems because they are
untethered from the wired connections typically used to identify physical
location. "Looking for Trouble" explains how Aruba's solution feed data on
Wi-Fi phone location to Cisco's Unified Communications Manager (UCM) and
Emergency Responder (CER) systems for delivering a complete E9-1-1
|04/20/09||Glenelg Country School Links Wireless Projectors With Aruba Networks' 802.11N Wi-Fi|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
the Glenelg Country School in Ellicott City, Maryland has deployed Aruba's
adaptive wireless LAN for its centrally managed 802.11n wireless classroom
multimedia projector system.
|04/09/09||Net One A.E. to Provide Wholesale WiMAX (4G) Broadband Wireless Internet Access in Greece|
Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. (TSX: CWG) announced that its subsidiary Craig
Wireless Hellas S.A. has entered into an agreement with Net One A.E. to provide Net One subscribers with access to Craig Wireless Hellas
S.A.'s WiMAX network. The agreement provides for non-exclusive
access to the Network for an indefinite term, within the coverage area of the
Network in the Athens and Thessaloniki regions of Greece.
|04/09/09||Liberty University Mobilizes Faculty and Students With a High Performance 802.11n Wi-Fi Network|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
Liberty University has upgraded the Wi-Fi network at its 5000-acre campus
in Lynchburg, Virginia with an Aruba 802.11n solution and AirWave Wireless
Management Suite. Founded in 1971, Liberty University has 123 buildings
totaling 2.9 million square feet of facilities, 42,000 local and
distance-learning students, and more than 2,600 full time employees.
|04/08/09||JiWire Closes $11 Million in Funding to Expand World's Largest Mobile Audience Media Company|
JiWire has secured $11 million in a round of funding led by Panorama
Capital. Panorama was joined by new investor Comcast Interactive Capital
and existing investor DFJ Frontier. The investment allows JiWire to build
on its momentum by providing marketers with more opportunities to reach the
rapidly expanding on-the-go mobile audience.
|04/08/09||Tranzeo Wireless Reports Q4 and 2008 Year End Results|
These initiatives resulted in the introduction of our initial WiMAX products in Q2 and the growth of sales of our WiMAX products in each quarter. The recent FCC approval of our WiMAX products for the 3.65GHz to 3.70GHZ frequency spectrum also opens a further market opportunity for us in 2009.
|04/07/09||IPEVO Freshens the Face of IP Calling With Wi-Fi Enabled Skype Desktop Phone|
IPEVO announced the availability of its S0-10W Skype Desktop Phone, ideal for placing Internet phone calls from anywhere in the home or office, without being tied to an Ethernet connection.
|04/07/09||Xiocom Wireless Teams With aCure Technology to Deliver Broadband Wireless Campus-Wide Internet Access to 163 Year-Old College|
Xiocom Wireless announced that aCure
Technology, a value-added reseller and systems integration partner, has
deployed a campus-wide indoor and outdoor wireless mesh network solution at
Mercedes College in Perth, WA. Students will now be able to work wherever
they are on campus, wirelessly accessing all of the college's resources
|04/07/09||Complete Healthcare Resources, Inc. Deploys Aerohive Wireless LAN|
Aerohive Networks announced that Complete Healthcare Resources Inc. has selected Aerohive's 802.11n wireless LAN solution for 42 customer facilities housing 5,500 beds. The new wireless LAN will initially support the company's eMAR (electronic Medical Administration Record) application, which uses barcode technology to monitor the bedside administration of medications, and may later support other point-of-care applications and voice over wireless LAN (VoWLAN).
|04/06/09||Boston Medical Center Prescribes Broadband Wireless Solution to Cure Roaming and Device Integration Ailments|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
Boston Medical Center (BMC) has selected Aruba's adaptive 802.11n Wi-Fi
solution for use throughout its 626 bed hospital and academic medical
center located in Boston's historic South End. BMC's legacy 600 access
point wireless network experienced repeated service interruptions that made
it challenging for mobile users to have a consistent wireless experience
|04/06/09||Aruba Networks' Real-Time Broadband Wireless Location Systems Lower Costs by Leveraging Wi-Fi Infrastructure to Keep Tabs on Key Assets|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced
three Real-Time Location Systems (RTLS) that leverage customers' existing
Aruba adaptive Wi-Fi network to lower deployment and operating costs. RTLS
uses signal triangulation and propagation algorithms to locate the position
of an asset, device or Wi-Fi tracking tag within a facility. Aruba offers
an RTLS solution integrated into its AirWave Wireless Management Suite
(AWMS), as well as interoperability with RTLS location-engines from
AeroScout and Ekahau. Customers can select from among these three solutions
based on required positioning accuracy and features.
|04/03/09||Broadband Wireless Internet Access for Orphans in Malaysia Helps Improve Their Development|
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) Malaysia together with students from the Cisco Networking Academy recently lent their expertise to connect the children of Rumah HOPE orphanage with an improved broadband wireless internet access network. The initiative allows the orphans to gain better network and Internet access, which is instrumental to their development and education.
|04/03/09||Hitachi Metals and Beceem Join Forces to Revolutionize WiMAX Modem Designs|
Hitachi Metals, Ltd. and Beceem
Communications, a leading provider of broadband wireless WiMAX chips ,
announced today a portfolio of fully integrated FEMs optimized for
Beceem's BCSM250 Mobile WiMAX chip.
|04/02/09||Aruba Networks' 802.11n Solution Wins Broadband Wireless Infrastructure Product of the Year Award|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
its AP-125 802.11n Access Point family has won Network Computing's Wireless
Infrastructure Product of the Year Award. Awards were conferred upon one
vendor or service provider in each of 24 unique categories based on
feedback from readers. The wireless infrastructure category included a wide
range of Wi-Fi related products, and the AP-125 Access Point family was the
only 802.11n product so honored.
|03/27/09||Home Builder Selects Proxim to Enable Complete Broadband Wireless Development in New Town at St. Charles|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced that a new community in Missouri has been built using Proxim's wireless technology to provide the entire town the capability of broadband access, wireless VoIP, and video surveillance. The community, New Town at St. Charles, utilizes Proxim's wireless backhaul, WiMAX and Wi-Fi technologies for a complete end-to-end wireless network that saves the town up to $4,000 per month in leased line costs.
|03/26/09||Aruba Networks' 802.11n Wi-Fi Broadband Wireless Solution Scores Best in Class With Norwood School|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
the Norwood School in Bethesda, Maryland has deployed Aruba's 802.11n Wi-Fi
network across its 40-acre campus. The new system supports real-time video
broadcasts to networked projectors, very densely deployed tablet computers,
and parallel secure and guest access networks.
|03/26/09||Ekahau Refines Wi-Fi RTLS Performance With New Broadband Wireless Location Beacon|
Ekahau Inc. announced that it will make
available a family of a small mobile battery-powered transmitters, called
Ekahau location beacons, to further increase the location accuracy of its
award-winning Wi-Fi RTLS solution. These beacons are designed to enhance
system performance in areas that have poor Wi-Fi coverage but where location
accuracy is mission critical.
|03/25/09||Active Control Plans to Install First Wi-Fi Mesh Network to Manage Mine Operations and Track Personnel and Equipment|
Active Control Technology Inc. (TSX-V:ACT) announced that it will install its first MSHA-approved ActiveMine network. The new system, to be installed in a West Virginia underground coal mine next month, will consist of a 50-node network, making it the largest MSHA-approved underground Wi-Fi network anywhere.
|03/25/09||Proxim Connects One of England's Most Remote Communities With Next Generation Wireless Broadband|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced that
Cybermoor Ltd., a UK market leader in community broadband projects, has
signed an agreement to upgrade the existing Cybermoor network on Alston
Moor using Proxim's wireless broadband solutions.
|03/24/09||Sparkplug Communications Delivers High Speed Wireless Internet Access for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition|
Sparkplug Communications announced that it is
providing high speed, wireless Internet access for "Extreme Makeover: Home
Edition" for a home that was madeover in Las Vegas the week of March 12th.
|03/23/09||Omnicity Moves Into Rural Municipality Market with Acquisition of Indiana Wireless ISP|
Omnicity Corp (OTCBB: OMCY), the Midwest's
largest fixed wireless Internet service provider, took another step forward
in their acquisition model and has acquired the customers and equipment of
Cue Connex of Hartford City, Indiana.
|03/23/09||Wireless Broadband Customers to Realize as Much as 20 Percent Savings on All BATS Products|
Tracking Systems (BATS) customers will benefit from significant price
reductions that are a result of pricing renegotiations with its component
and parts manufacturers as well as its manufacturing facility.
|03/16/09||Airspan Selected for County-Wide Municipal and WiMAX Networks in Spain|
Airspan Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced that the government of La Xunta, Spain, through its service provider R, has selected Airspan equipment to create two networks, one used for the municipality to remotely connect offices throughout the region, while the second is connecting several industrial zones and businesses to WiMAX.
|03/12/09||New Grant-Ready Proxim Product Bundled for Cost-Effective Broadband Wireless Deployments|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM), a leading provider of end-to-end broadband wireless systems that deliver the quadruple play, announced a new bundle of wireless broadband radios designed to help ISPs and carriers deliver broadband connectivity, as well as IPTV and VoIP services, at a fraction of the cost of delivering basic data services with wired technology.
|03/12/09||Wes-Tex Telecommunications Selects Airspan for Rural Texas WiMAX Network|
Airspan Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN), a
leading provider of broadband wireless access networks, announced
that Wes-Tex Telecommunications, a division of Wes-Tex Telephone
Cooperative, Inc., working with systems integrator Stutler Technologies,
selected Airspan advanced WiMAX solutions for a city-wide deployment in Big
|03/11/09||MedStar Health Deploys Broadband Wireless Guest Internet Access Service in Seven Hospitals|
MedStar Health has deployed
wireless Internet services to patients and visitors throughout its
community-based network of hospitals together with Aptilo Networks, the
global leader in integrated management solutions for control of billing,
user services and access in WiMAX and Wi-Fi networks. MedStar Health is
using the Aptilo Guest Internet Services for Healthcare, an integrated,
secure wireless guest Internet access solution that meets the unique needs
of the hospital sector.
|03/11/09||School District Overcomes Nagging Wi-Fi Problems by Switching to 802.11N Wi-Fi Solution Supplied by CDW-G|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
the Raytown C-2 School District in Missouri has deployed Aruba's 802.11n
Wi-Fi network across its 22 elementary, middle, high, vocational school
campuses and support buildings. The Aruba network supports more than 1,500
laptop computers housed on rolling computer carts that are wheeled into
classrooms as needed. Many of the schools are located in proximity to
nearby Wi-Fi and high power radio networks that were causing Raytown's
legacy single channel network to fail.
|03/11/09||iPass Expands Broadband Wireless Roaming Service in Latin American with Wi-Fi Presence|
iPass Inc. (NASDAQ: IPAS)
announced a partnership with Mexico's leading fixed-line telecommunications
provider, Telmex. Under the agreement, iPass has
integrated more than 1,300 Telmex Wi-Fi hotspots into the iPass Global
Broadband Roaming Network. These locations are immediately available for
use by iPass customers.
|03/09/09||Flow International Selects Aerohive for Enterprise-Wide Broadband Wireless LAN|
Aerohive Networks, the award-winning creators of the controller-less "cooperative control" wireless LAN ( WLAN) architecture, announced that Flow International Corporation, the world's leading developer and manufacturer of industrial waterjet machines for cutting and cleaning applications, has selected Aerohive's wireless LAN solution for the 20 Flow offices around the globe.
|03/07/09||D-Link Now Shipping 802.11n Dual-Band Broadband Wireless Internet Access Point for Small-to-Medium Businesses|
The D-Link Selectable Dual-Band Access Point (DAP-2553), featuring fast 802.11n Wi-Fi technology, offers robust features tailored for the SMB, including superior bandwidth and coverage, multiple operation modes, flexible centralized management, Power over Ethernet (PoE) and compact desktop case for convenient placement.
|03/06/09||TRENDnet Launches a High Performance Broadband Wireless 802.11N Internet Security Camera|
TRENDnet announced the launch of the Wireless N
Internet Camera Server with 2-Way Audio, model TV-IP512WN, which offers
unsurpassed wireless range and video streaming bandwidth.
|03/03/09||Xiocom Wireless Acquires New Zealand-Based RoamAD|
The strategic acquisition of the RoamAD platform brings to Xiocom an
industry-leading router and network management technology for wireless
broadband networks. The integration of RoamAD and Xiocom technologies enables
a more cost-effective and rapid deployment of wireless broadband networks
|03/02/09||Aruba Networks Releases New White Paper on Operating T-Mobile HotSpot@Home Over Adaptive Broadband Wireless LANs|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN ), a global leader in wireless LANs and secure mobility solutions, today announced the availability of a new white paper, "The T-Mobile HotSpot@Home UMA Service on a University or Enterprise WLAN." Unlicensed Mobile Access (UMA) protocol, an ITU/3GPP cellular standard, is a form of fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) in which a phone has a single number for both cellular and Wi-Fi networks.
|03/02/09||BSNL Launches First WiMAX Broadband Wireless Internet Access Network in Gujarat, India|
Bharat Sanchar Nigam, Ltd (BSNL) and SOMA Networks, Inc. announced the commercial launch of "BSNL Wireless Broadband" service
in the state of Gujarat. Broadband connectivity means high-speed, always
on, Internet access in homes and offices. What is special about this
wireless service is that it can reach even those places where there is no
|02/27/09||Infonetics Research: Mobile WiMAX market up 5% in 4Q08; Cisco, Huawei begin challenging market leaders|
Communications market research firm Infonetics Research released the fourth quarter (4Q08) edition of its WiMAX Equipment, Devices, and Subscribers report this week. Highlights from the market research report follow.
|02/25/09||Redline's Receives USDA Acceptance and Buy American Status for Its WiMAX and Broadband Wireless Products|
Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX: RDL) announced that it has received USDA acceptance and Buy American status from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Utility Services (RUS) for the latest additions to its RedMAX, RedCONNEX, and RedACCESS families of products.
|02/24/09||Active Control Completes Broadband Wirelesss ActiveMine Wi-Fi Demos for Major Coal Mine Operators|
Active Control Technology Inc. (TSX-V:ACT) announced successful demonstrations of ActiveMine to two major US coal mining companies. The demonstration tours were conducted at a West Virginia mine where ActiveMine's broadband wireless network has been in operation for several months. The prospective customers were particularly enthusiastic about the system's "best-in-class" voice communications quality.
|02/20/09||Proxim's WiMAX Provides Broadband Wireless Backhaul for Turkey's Largest Video Surveillance Network|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced that it has provided the wireless backhaul for Turkey's largest video surveillance network in the
port city of Bodrum. Bodrum is Turkey's second largest tourist town, with a
peak tourist population of over 1.5 million people during the summer
|02/20/09||Airspan Well Positioned to Extend Market WiMAX Leadership in U.S. Rural Broadband Broadband Wireless Networks|
Airspan Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) publicized
the availability of the industry's most complete FCC and Rural Utilities
Service (RUS) certified lineup of fixed and mobile WiMAX Base Stations and
Customer Premises Equipment (CPE) for the U.S. rural market. This
announcement follows the just-signed American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
that has placed significant emphasis on rural broadband. RUS approval is
obtained from the U.S. Department of Agriculture, affirming Rural
Development acceptance and "Buy American" status of equipment. Airspan is
among a select few WiMAX equipment manufacturers with this coveted "Buy
|02/19/09||New WiMAX Baseband SoC from Fujitsu Microelectronics Enables Smallest USB Adapters and Embedded Mini Cards for Mobile WiMAX Designs|
Fujitsu Microelectronics America, Inc. (FMA), a global leader in WiMAX SoC technology, today introduced its newest Mobile WiMAX baseband IC, a low-power, small- footprint device designed for the expanding mobile PC market.
|02/16/09||Atheros Delivers Industry-Leading WLAN Combined With Qualcomm's Bluetooth Connectivity for Advanced Broadband Wireless Mobile Handsets|
Atheros Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHR) announced the availability of a connectivity solution
combining Atheros' latest-generation AR6002 Radio-on-Chip for Mobile
(ROCm) WLAN single-chip with Qualcomm's BTS4025 Bluetooth
System-on-Chip (SoC) that supports EDR 2.1 with class 1.5 power. This
combined solution delivers advanced system performance to OEMs and ODMs
developing cellular phones based on any of Qualcomm's Mobile Station
Modem& (MSM) chipsets for CDMA and WCDMA (UMTS), including multiple
MSM product families.
|02/16/09||Lenovo ThinkPad Laptop Computers to Gain New Level of Integration With Broadband Wireless Smartphones|
Lenovo and Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM) announced that the two companies will work together to promote new Lenovo mobile solutions that will help on-the-go business users enhance their mobile computing and communications experience through tighter integration between Lenovo ThinkPad laptop computers and BlackBerry smartphones.
|02/10/09||MagtiCom Launches First Broadband Wireless Mobile WiMAX Service in Georgia |
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) today that Georgian mobile operator MagtiCom launched its Mobile WiMAX services using the end-to end Cisco Broadband Wireless Solution. MagtiCom is deploying a Cisco Internet Protocol Next-Generation Network (IP
NGN) that integrates mobile voice and WiMAX services into a single converged network. MagtiCom is currently offering broadband Internet via WiMAX in the capital, Tbilisi, as well as in nine major cities across the country. By the end of 2009, the operator is planning to cover all key cities and regional centers of Georgia with WiMAX broadband services.
|02/10/09||Wavesat Selects Azimuth Systems' ACE MX for Testing of Its Broadband Wireless Family of Products|
Azimuth Systems, Inc. announced that Wavesat Inc., a leading supplier of broadband wireless semiconductor solutions, has selected Azimuth's ACE MX Universal Frequency MIMO Channel Emulator for testing of its Odyssey broadband wireless product family. Combining industry-leading channel emulation capabilities in a flexible and scalable solution, the ACE MX will enable Wavesat to conduct efficient, automated and repeatable testing of its semiconductor solutions -- ensuring high quality performance and significantly improving the costs and time associated with testing.
|02/10/09||ZTE Launches Broadband Wireless Industry's Smallest WiMAX 16e RRU Device|
ZTE Corporation has
officially launched the industry's smallest WiMAX 16e RRU (Remote Radio Unit)
product, the R9110 that helps reduce the number of base stations by 50%, hence
enabling telecom operators to maximize their return on investment (ROI). The
company will be exhibiting the new device at the Mobile World Congress
Barcelona 2009 from February 16-19 to demonstrate its continuous R&D efforts
and expertise in WiMAX field.
|02/10/09||AsiaBell Brings Mobile WiMAX Broadband Wireless Services to Central Kazakhstan With Cisco Technology|
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced that AsiaBell launched its broadband Mobile WiMAX service in central Kazakhstan, based on Cisco's comprehensive Broadband Wireless Solution.
|02/04/09||VeriSign to Provide Broadband Wireless Authentication for WiMAX Industry|
VeriSign, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRSN) announced the WiMAX Forum has selected VeriSign's Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) to safeguard the burgeoning wireless broadband ecosystem.
|02/04/09||Azimuth Systems Delivers Universal Frequency MIMO Channel Emulator for Testing of LTE, WiMAX, and 2G/3G Broadband Wireless Technologies|
Azimuth Systems, Inc. announced the availability of the ACE MX
MIMO Channel Emulator, a purpose-built, enhanced testing solution
architected to meet the demanding needs of Multiple-Input, Multiple-Output
(MIMO) and orthogonal frequency-division multiplexing (OFDM)-based systems.
|02/04/09||Ithaca College Revamps Its Broadband Wireless Network With an 802.11n Wi-Fi Solution From Aruba Networks|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
Ithaca College has deployed Aruba's high-speed 802.11n and broadband wireless
security solutions at its New York campus. Founded in 1892, Ithaca College
is a private, coeducational college sited on a 750 acre campus, and has
approximately 6,400 students and 1,500 faculty and staff.
|01/30/09||Enea and PureWave Partner to Bring Advanced WiMAX Broadband Wireless Basestations to Market|
Enea (Nordic Exchange/Small Cap/ENEA) announced that PureWave
Networks, an innovative US-based WiMAX equipment manufacturer, has
purchased Enea Accelerator 2.0 for their next generation base
stations. The deal was finalized during the fourth quarter of 2008.
|01/26/09||Universidad del Valle de México, S. C. Selects Aruba Networks and IT21 to Supply Wireless Networks Across 35 Campuses|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
Universidad del Valle de México, S. C. (UVM) is deploying Aruba's adaptive
wireless LANs across its 35 campuses throughout Mexico. UVM is the second
largest private university in Mexico with 85,000 students and 7,000 faculty
|01/16/09||ElcomSoft to Accelerate Broadband Wireless Network Security Audits|
ElcomSoft Co. Ltd. puts ATI and NVIDIA hardware
to work accelerating the recovery of Wi-Fi passwords. The newly released
Elcomsoft Wireless Security Auditor 1.0 benefits from the ability of
last-generation video cards manufactured by ATI and NVIDIA to munch numbers
faster, allowing its users to recover Wi-Fi passwords faster than ever before.
|01/14/09||Cisco's Latest Wireless Innovation -- New 802.11n Access Point Packs Performance and Power Efficiency in a Sleek Design|
Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced the industry's first next-generation wireless access point that combines full 802.11n performance with deployment simplicity, enabling businesses to cost-effectively support the growing wave and diversity of mobile devices and applications.
|01/12/09||Devicescape Taps Into Wi-Fi Trends to Drive Company's Growth -- Membership Passes One Million User Milestone|
Devicescape Software, the leader in Easy Wi-Fi, celebrated a strong 2008, thanks in large part to signed contracts with leading OEMs and service providers as well as industry trends driving demand for Wi-Fi-enabled devices.
|01/09/09||Z-Wave Alliance Showcases Brand-New Broadband Wireless Energy Management, Home Security and Home Control Solutions|
The Z-Wave Alliance welcomes in the New Year with exciting new partnership and product announcements trumpeted at the International Consumer Electronic's Show (CES) 2009, the world's largest consumer technology show. Alliance member companies will showcase for the first time new, affordable energy management, home security and home control solutions in the Alliance booth, #20619.
|01/08/09||Arada Systems Announces Complete WLAN-Based RFID Solution Featuring Atheros ROCm Technology|
Arada Systems announced the availability of its
Loc-Air technology platform, the industry's only 802.11a/b/g-based,
low-power, wireless design for applications including RFID, sensor
networks, security devices and consumer electronics. The new solution
leverages Atheros' market-proven ROCm technology for mobile WLAN, which
delivers the industry's highest performance, integration and breakthrough
|01/08/09||New 802.11n Broadband Wireless Network Camera Allows Remote Monitoring of Homes and Businesses|
D-Link introduced an 802.11n Wi-Fi network camera that enables remote monitoring of live streaming video from a web browser. The new D-Link 802.11n Wireless Network Camera (DCS-1130) utilizes
ground-breaking technology to activate and manage networking products via a
single website, providing customers with an easier way to experience a
connected, digital lifestyle.
|01/08/09||D-Link Unleashes 450Mbps 802.11n Broadband Wireless Internet Router|
In a giant leap in wireless networking
technology, D-Link announced it is preparing to ship its first
802.11n Wi-Fi router with speeds up to 450 megabits per second. Most
routers on consumer shelves today operate at 300 Mbps or less.
The end-to-end networking solutions provider for consumers and business
plans to unveil the D-Link Xtreme N 450 Dual Band Router at the Consumer
Electronics Show here this week, and begin shipping it to the market in 2Q,
|01/06/09||Aruba Networks Positioned in Leaders Quadrant in 2008 Magic Quadrant for Broadband Wireless LAN Infrastructure|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
it has been positioned in the "Leaders" quadrant in Gartner's 2008 "Magic
Quadrant for Wireless LAN Infrastructure" report. Magic Quadrants evaluate
vendors based on the completeness of their vision and ability to execute.
|01/05/09||Glenn International Chooses Tranzeo Wi-Fi and WiMAX Products for Its Caribbean and Central American Business|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) is now represented throughout the Caribbean and Central America by Puerto Rico-based Glenn International, the region's leading supplier of electrical, communications and lighting equipment since 1967. Glenn International's decision to supply Tranzeo brand products to its network of integrators across Latin America was the result of two years of research evaluating wireless mesh, Wi-Fi and WiMAX equipment manufacturers.
|01/02/09||Aruba Networks Wins Mobile Star Awards for Broadband Wireless Gear and Network Management Solutions|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
it has been awarded three Gold Star Mobile Star Awards™ by
MobileVillage, the 15-year leader in market development and news
services about mobile technology, as part of the seventh annual Mobile Star
Awards program. The program honors and promotes the top companies,
products, deployments, and leaders in mobile and wireless technology.
Winners are chosen by subscribers to Go Mobile®, MobileVillage's free
email newsletter sent to technology executives, mobile professionals, IT
managers, developers, and top tech journalists.
|12/30/08||Airspan Selected for WiMAX Network in Okinawa, Japan|
Airspan announced that Okinawa Telemessage Co. Ltd., a leading broadband
access service provider in Okinawa, Japan, launched a WiMAX Network using
Airspan solutions with plans to address the fast-growing demand for
high-quality broadband services.
|12/28/08||Airspan Announces 700 MHz WiMAX Product Suite|
Airspan Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced the release of a new 700 MHz WiMAX product suite targeted at rural markets in areas of the United States and around the world.
|12/27/08||Tranzeo and TRG Sign Joint Development Agreement to Create WiMAX Radios for Indonesia|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a manufacturer of wireless broadband and WiMAX communication systems, has signed an agreement to jointly develop WiMAX subscriber units for the Indonesian market with PT. Teknologi Riset Global (TRG), a subsidiary of the Indonesian Tower Group, a leading telecommunication infrastructure provider in Indonesia.
|12/26/08||Rapid Link Opens New Data Center in Atlanta|
Rapid Link, Incorporated (OTCBB: RPID), a leading
provider of WiMax and Communication Services, announced the
construction of its new data center in Atlanta, Georgia.
|12/25/08||Def Leppard to Employ Broadband Wireless Proximity Marketing via Bluetooth and Wi-fi on Next Rock n Roll Tour|
Ace Marketing & Promotions Inc. (OTCBB: AMKT) announced a partnership with Def Leppard to support their next tour
with Proximity Marketing Bluetooth and Wi-fi content delivery system,
sponsor-centric and interactive media component to this dynamic show.
During the band's past summer "Sparkle Tour," Def Leppard explored
possibilities during their live events by piloting this technology, which
is quickly becoming recognized in music as Rockzimity a play of words
from Ace Marketing's flagship brand Proximity Marketing.
|12/22/08||SOMA NETWORKS Base Station Receives Broadband Wireless Mobile WiMAX Certification|
SOMA Networks, Inc. announced the
FlexMAX ABS-1000 Mobile WiMAX Base Station has received the WiMAX Forum
Certified seal of approval for operation in the 2.5 GHz band. The SOMA
base station underwent rigorous interoperability and conformance testing,
as defined by the WiMAX Forum, at the AT4 wireless facilities in Malaga,
Spain before achieving this milestone.
|12/22/08||D-Link's Affordable 802.11n Wireless Router Now Upgradeable to SharePort Technology|
D-Link announced its
powerful yet economical RangeBooster N Router (DIR-625) can now be
upgraded with SharePort™ technology. Users now can share a wide range
of USB devices such as printers, multi-function printers (MFP) and storage
drives easily with other computers on the network -- in either a wired or
|12/22/08||Zumwalt-Class Destroyer to Receive Ruggedized Cisco Wireless Internet Access Points|
Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has awarded
Parvus a $700,000 contract to develop, test and supply a pre-production
ruggedized version of the Cisco Aironet wireless access point for Zumwalt,
the U.S. Navy's lead ship of next-generation destroyers.
|12/18/08||Aruba Networks Builds Broadband Wireless Internet Access Network for Fuzhou University |
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that Fuzhou University has deployed Aruba Wi-Fi networks across
its campus in Fujian Province, situated along the southeast coast of China.
Founded in 1958, Fuzhou University covers 800,000 square meters and
supports more than 25,000 students. The university had not previously
deployed a wireless network, and sought to offer universal wireless network
access to faculty, staff, students, and guests.
|12/17/08||Quantenna Offerd Super Low Latency Full-HD Wireless Video Over 802.11n Networks|
Quantenna Communications, Inc., a developer of silicon for intelligent high speed wireless networking, announced a partnership with W&W Communications, Inc., the leader in super low latency, full-HD H.264 video codecs, to deliver high definition television (HDTV) over plug-and-play standards-based Wi-Fi networks.
|12/16/08||Slowdown Forecast for Broadband Wireless LAN Equipment Market for 2009|
Communications market research firm Infonetics Research reports the wireless LAN infrastructure market was down in 3Q08 in all world regions except North America, which buoyed the overall market just enough to keep it sequentially flat at $506 million.
|12/15/08||Proxim Wireless Provides Broadband Wireless Internet Access for the Third Annual Commonwealth Youth Games in India|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced that it successfully provided both the indoor and outdoor Wi-Fi connectivity as well as point-to-multipoint connectivity for the third annual Commonwealth Youth Games, which were hosted in Pune, India from October 12-18, 2008. IL & FS Ecosmart Pvt. Ltd. selected Proxim's Tsunami MP.11 WiMAX capable products and Proxim's ORiNOCO Wi-Fi Mesh to provide Wi-Fi connectivity to over 1,300 athletes and 350 officials across 15 locations.
|12/15/08||VeriWave Test System Pre-Qualifies Broadband Wireless Campus Network for Los Angeles County Museum of Art Employees|
Before rolling out its new state-of-the-art wireless campus network, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) pre-tested end-users' Quality of Experience (QoE) by using VeriWave's wireless test platforms to create and measure network and application performance.
|12/13/08||Infonetics Research Reports that WiMAX Deployments Feeling the Recession Pinch|
Worldwide sales of fixed and mobile WiMAX equipment and phones/Ultra Mobile PCs dropped 21% to $245 million in 3Q08 from 2Q08, and are expected to continue sliding through 2009 as the economic recession puts the squeeze on this early market, says Infonetics Research in a new report.
|12/12/08||WireIE to Bring WiMAX Telecom Broadband Wireless Solutions to Island of Barbados|
WireIE Holdings International Inc. is
pleased to announce the first ever 4G alternative energy-powered network
through a Build Operate Transfer project for the Island of Barbados. The new
network will be built using alternative energy, with its CarbonVIX solution
that utilizes solar, wind, and battery power to operate. It will also run on
WiMAX, the world's most advanced wireless technology.
|12/11/08||VeriWave Adds Test Solution for New Generation of Multi-Gigabit 802.11n WLAN Broadband Wireless Controllers|
VeriWave is introducing new 802.11n capabilities that
speed the development and delivery of next-generation Wireless LAN
controllers. Using VeriWave's new 4-port 802.11n SISO (Single Input/Single
Output) WaveBlade, Network Equipment Manufacturers can avoid costly and
incomplete manual testing, shorten test cycles by up to 6 months, and save
tens of thousands of dollars by performing comprehensive control-plane and
data-plane testing of WLAN controllers scaling beyond 30 Gbps of traffic.
|12/10/08||Tranzeo Signs With Singapore Manufacturer to Produce Broadband Wireless WiMAX Radios for Asia|
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a premier manufacturer of wireless broadband and WiMAX communication systems, has signed an agreement with SIIX, a leading contract manufacturer with worldwide operations, to manufacture the Tranzeo WiMAX product line at the SIIX facility in Batam, Indonesia.
|12/10/08||Airspan Succeeds in First-Ever Multi-Band Mobile WiMAX Handover|
Airspan Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced that it has
successfully demonstrated a unique, seamless, uninterrupted handover from
one frequency band on a mobile WiMAX network to another frequency band.
|12/10/08||Over 1,000 New Broadband Wireless 802.11n Access Points Ordered From Proxim in First Week|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced that it has booked orders for over 1,000 of its new 802.11n Access Points (APs), the ORiNOCO AP-8000 and AP-800, within the first week after product launch.
|12/09/08||Aruba Networks Releases Three New Reference Guides for Network Integrators|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced the availability of three new reference guides for network integrators that are designing and deploying Aruba solutions. The best practices architectures are intended to reduce the time and expense associated with successfully planning and deploying large campus wireless LANs, role-based network access control on wired networks, and retail applications.
|12/08/08||Single Digits' Premier Wi-Fi Solutions Reinforce Sunday River's Reputation as King of the Hill|
Single Digits, Inc. announced the successful deployment of its industry-leading Internet hotspot solutions at Sunday River Resort in Newry, Maine. The resort is leveraging Single Digits technology in two of its hotels, serving over 400 guest rooms across 10 Internet access points.
|12/02/08||YTLE Launches WiMAX Core Network in Malaysia|
YTL e-Solutions Berhad (YTLE) entered a strategic
collaboration with Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO ) Services Malaysia Sdn Bhd (Cisco)
to establish its WiMAX core network in Peninsular Malaysia.
|12/02/08||D-Link Wins Top Spot in Computer Shopper 802.11n Wi-Fi Router Roundup|
D-Link boasts three of the
top five positions in a roundup of 802.11n routers recently published in
Computer Shopper, a leading computer industry publication read by some
|12/02/08||Canada Approves 2.5 GHz Spectrum for Fully Mobile (4G) Wireless Broadband Service Using WiMAX Technology|
Craig Wireless Systems Ltd. (TSX: CWG) announced that Industry Canada has approved
the Company's request to convert its multi-point distribution system ("MDS")
spectrum in the Vancouver area to Broadband Radio Service ("BRS") spectrum.
This approval will allow the Company to provide fully mobile WiMAX-enabled
(4G) service in the Vancouver and lower mainland regions of British Columbia,
while at the same time allowing it to continue to provide broadcasting
|11/24/08||Keithley to Develop RF WiMAX Production Tests for WiMAX PCMCIA Card and WiMAX USB Dongle Devices|
Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI) announced that it is developing a WiMAX device production test solution for two 802.16e WiMAX devices from Fujitsu Microelectronics Limited. The WiMAX RF SISO/MIMO manufacturing test configuration features Keithley's award-winning RF test solutions, the Model 2820 RF Vector Signal Analyzer and Model 2920 RF Vector Signal Generator.
|11/19/08||Airspan and Stutler Partner With County Government for Broadband Wireless WiMAX Deployment in Kansas|
Airspan Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced that its innovative 3.65 GHz WiMAX equipment will form the foundation for a wireless network deployment in Greensburg and Kiowa County as part of the county's efforts to rebuild after its near complete destruction from an EF5 tornado on May 4, 2007.
|11/18/08||Proxim Breaks the 300 Mbps Broadband Wireless Speed Barrier for 802.11n Solutions|
Proxim Wireless Corporation (NASDAQ: PRXM) announced the availability of the industry's first 802.11n solution to achieve 320 Mbps of throughput with a dual-radio solution. In addition, Proxim's new 802.11n products have been designed to be customer-friendly and overcome the barriers of cost and complexity faced by competing products to deliver 802.11n networks at half the price of existing WLANs.
|11/17/08||Enterasys and Siemens Enterprise Communications Advance Wired/Wireless Integration|
Enterasys Networks Inc. announced unified wired and wireless offerings to enhance voice, video and data collaboration -- leveraging new HiPath Wireless and OpenScape Mobility technologies recently added as part of the joint venture with Siemens Enterprise Communications. This is the first step in overall efforts among the companies of the new joint venture to deliver integrated data solutions under a single brand in the coming months.
|11/14/08||Digi Releases First 802.11a/b/g Secure Embedded Networking Core Module|
(Nasdaq: DGII ) introduced the ConnectCore Wi-9P 9215, the
industry's first 802.11a/b/g embedded core module for secure wireless
networking and integrated application processing.
|11/13/08||Redline's Mobile WiMAX Products Selected by Milcom Systems for WiMAX Initiative in Thailand|
Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX and AIM: RDL) announced that Milcom Systems has selected Redline's WiMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX products for its first WiMAX initiative in Thailand. Tech Mahindra, Redline's preferred systems integration partner, will manage the implementation of the RedMAX 4C network.
|11/13/08||NextPhase WiMAX Comes with "Batteries Included"|
NextPhase Wireless, Inc. (OTCBB: NPHS) - Over
the past few decades, American consumers have grown more and more
"techno-centric." Even in today's economy, this evolution has reached
beyond the typical bounds of the disposable income demographic and into all
age groups, income levels, cultures and geographic regions. This has
altered the research and actuarial skills of marketeers globally as they
attempt to pigeonhole markets and forecast upcoming holiday sales
expectations for the makers of gadgets worldwide.
|11/12/08||AirTight Protects Against Newly Discovered TKIP WPA Hacking Attacks|
AirTight Networks announced an upgrade will be added to its SpectraGuard Enterprise product to provide WPAGuard -- the ability to detect, prevent and locate an attacker using the newly discovered Temporal Key Integrity Protocol (TKIP) vulnerability on Access Points (AP) using Wi-Fi Protected Access (WPA) encryption protocol. Two researchers, Erik Tews and Martin Beck have partially broken the TKIP in less than 15 minutes and will demonstrate this attack at PacSec 2008 in Tokyo this week.
|11/11/08||FCC Approves White Space Spectrum for Unlicensed Broadband Wireless Networks|
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced its approval of the use of white space spectrum for unlicensed broadband as well as the merger of Sprint's XOHM unit and Clearwire. Towerstream (Nasdaq: TWER) applauded the FCC's decisions which will benefit both business in the wireless space and consumers nationwide.
|11/10/08||Avocent Announces 802.11n Digital Signage HD Video Extension and Distribution System|
Avocent Corporation (NASDAQ: AVCT) announced the MPX1550 wireless extender. This breakthrough product combines Avocent's field-proven MPX1500 wireless video distribution technology with the latest in WiFi advancements, IEEE802.11n MIMO-based radios, thereby raising the bar for wireless HD video distribution systems in terms of visual acuity, transmission distance, and noise immunity.
|11/07/08||AT&T Expands Wi-Fi Network with Acquition of 20,000 Wireless Internet Access Points|
AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) announced that it has agreed, through one of its
subsidiaries, to acquire privately-held Wayport, Inc., a leading provider
of managed Wi-Fi services in the United States, for approximately $275
million in cash. The deal adds Wayport's focused capabilities and
enterprise customer portfolio with AT&T's leading Internet Protocol (IP)
and 3G networks, and broad consumer and business customer bases, to deliver
enhanced broadband connectivity at home, in the office, on the road, and
virtually anywhere in between.
|11/06/08||3G Dynasty to Distribute Hong Kong Film via 40,000 Internet Cafes in China|
MyStarU.com, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MYST; Frankfurt Stock Exchange: TQF) announced that its subsidiary 3G Dynasty, Inc. will distribute Hong Kong Film via 40,000 Internet Cafes in China
|11/05/08||Leaders Positioned in the Visionaries Quadrant in Leading Analyst Firm's Wireless LAN Magic Quadrant Research Report|
Enterasys and Siemens Enterprise Communications nnounced that the company was positioned in the visionaries quadrant in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Wireless LAN Infrastructure 2008 report (Gartner ID Number G00163188).
|11/05/08||Look & Motorola Launch Mobile (4G) WiMAX Broadband Wireless Trial in Canada|
Unique Broadband Systems, Inc. (TSX Venture: UBS) announced that Look Communications Inc. (TSX Venture: LOK and LOK.A), its 51 per cent controlled subsidiary, has commenced a WiMAX IEEE 802.16e-Wave2 trial in Milton, Ontario, using Motorola, Inc.'s latest WiMAX equipment. Look's WiMAX system utilizes the latest in 4G (Fourth Generation) technologies, offering a wide variety of mobile services such as high quality Broadcast Television, High Speed Internet and VoIP.
|10/29/08||ZeroG Wireless Secures $17 Million to Finance Low-Power Embedded Wi-Fi |
ZeroG Wireless will use the financing to
bring its products to market through expanded sales channels, further build
out its executive team, and develop future products. Alex Benik, from
Battery Ventures, joins the ZeroG Wireless board of directors to form a
|10/29/08||Wireless Wi-Fi Access Points Becoming More Secure|
The seventh annual Wireless Security Survey reveals the continued, dramatic
growth of wireless networks in the world's major financial centres. The
survey of London, New York City and Paris examines the proliferation and
inherent security of corporate wireless access points, public hotspots and
- for the first time this year - in-home networks.
|10/29/08||Aruba Networks' Green Island Project Spearheads Wi-Fi Open-Source Research|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced the
public launch of Aruba Labs. Administered by the Office of Aruba's Chief
Technology Officer (CTO), Aruba Labs promotes research on Wi-Fi networks
and the all-wireless workplace through three separate initiatives: a
Developers Program, an Advanced Directed Research Program, and The Green
|10/29/08||School Districts Move Quickly to Smarter 802.11n Wi-Fi |
Ruckus Wireless announced that it has been selected by fourteen school districts across the country -- including Santa Clara Unified School District (SCUSD), Schenectady Public Schools, Tonasket School District and Holland Christian Public Schools -- to supply state-of-the art Smart wireless LAN (WLAN) systems based on the emerging 802.11n high-speed wireless standard.
|10/27/08||Bridgewater Systems Expands Global Presence with Four WiMAX Wins in Latin America|
Bridgewater Systems (TSX: BWC) announced that it has been selected by four new customers in Brazil, Ecuador, Mexico and Chile to accelerate the launch of WiMAX mobile data services across the region.
|10/24/08||Airspan WiMAX Network Presented to Russian and Armenian Presidents|
Airspan Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced an official ceremony was held in Yerevan,
the capital of Armenia, to launch Comstar's nation-wide, WiMAX
communications network powered by Airspan equipment. At the ceremony,
Comstar's CEO presented Airspan's award-winning MiMAX Q-Series USB devices
to Russian President, Dmitry Medvedev and President of Armenia, Serge
|10/23/08||No Market Slowdown for Synapse's SNAP Wireless Mesh Network Technology|
Synapse announced a new release of its proven, wireless mesh network
technology -- Synapse SNAP 2.1 -- for companies designing embedded
products that need fast and reliable machine communication.
|10/23/08||Is Mobile WiMAX Really a Threat to European Cellular Markets?|
Frost & Sullivan will host a live web briefing on Thursday, 30 October 2008 at 15.00 GMT to provide industry participants with an overview on Mobile WiMAX and European Cellular Markets.
|10/20/08||Norsat Establishes New WiMAX Broadband Wireless Business Unit|
Norsat International Inc. (TSX: NII ) (OTCBB: NSATF) announced that it has established a WiMAX business unit to
pursue satellite-enabled WiMAX opportunities in emerging markets throughout
Asia, Africa and South America.
|10/20/08||ZTE Selects Cavium's OCTEON Processors to Power 3G Wireless Broadband Access Routers |
Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM)
announced that ZTE Corporation, a leading global provider of
telecommunications equipment and network solutions, has selected the OCTEON
Plus CN5010 MIPS64 processor as the heart of their latest Wireless WCDMA
Broadband Router supporting the growing wireless broadband access
deployments worldwide. ZTE is using the Cavium OCTEON Plus CN5010 to
deliver feature rich broadband access, telecom-grade multi-channel VoIP,
Fax over IP, security services including firewall and VPN, 802.11b/g
wireless LAN, network management and an easy to use graphical user
|10/20/08||EJL Wireless Research Adds the XOHM ZyXEL WiMAX CPE to Its DesigN Analysis Infrastructure (DNA-I) Report|
EJL Wireless Research is announcing a new report within its proprietary DNA-I research series, the XOHM ZyXEL WiMAX customer premise equipment (CPE) unit.
|10/17/08||Redline Demonstrates RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX Broadband Wireless Products at Gitex Technology Week|
Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX and AIM: RDL) will feature a live demonstration of its RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX products at Gitex Technology Week from October 19 to 23 in Dubai, UAE.
|10/17/08||Airspan's WiMAX Selected by Comarch and Promonte for Montenegro Deployment|
Airspan Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced that Comarch has selected Airspan's WiMAX solution for a high-speed WiMAX network deployment by Promonte, a subsidiary of Telenor and the largest mobile operator in Montenegro.
|10/16/08||Update: Siemens Delivers 802.11n Mobile Unified Communications with OpenScapeMobility Solution|
Communications announced the availability of OpenScape Mobility,
delivering mobility to a wide variety of UC users regardless of their
location. OpenScape Mobility brings together, for the first time, from a
single vendor, enterprise telephony, video, unified communications,
wireless and fixed mobile convergence in a single integrated mobile UC
|10/15/08||Quantenna Says 802.11n Broadband Wireless Chipsets Deliver Guaranteed Bandwidth for High-Speed Internet Connections|
Quantenna Communications, Inc. announced the world's first fully integrated 802.11n chipsets with 4x4 MIMO and transmit (Tx) beamforming, which are designed to deliver guaranteed wireless bandwidth within any home, anywhere. The Quantenna High Speed (QHS™) family of chipsets pioneers a new level of ultra reliability for delivering high-definition (HD) multimedia content over wireless networks.
|10/13/08||D-Link Now Shipping Business-Class 802.11n WLAN for the SMB|
D-Link announced its first 802.11n WLAN solutions geared specifically for the small to medium business (SMB). The wireless access points (APs) offer superior bandwidth and coverage, multiple operation modes, flexible management and Power over Ethernet (PoE) capabilities.
|10/13/08||D-Link Selects Cavium Networks' OCTEON Processors for SMB 802.11n WLAN Solutions|
Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM) announced that D-Link, an end-to-end networking solutions provider for consumers and business, has selected Cavium Networks' OCTEON MIPS64 processor family for use in its SMB wireless LAN (WLAN) Access Point (AP), DAP-2590.
|10/13/08||Nex-Tech Builds Multi-City Broadband Wireless WiMAX Network in Kansas|
Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX and AIM: RDL) announced that Nex-Tech, a subsidiary of Rural Telephone Service Company and one of Kansas' largest and most diversified integrators of communication technologies, has chosen Redline's 3.65 GHz RedMAX solution for its multi-city WiMAX roll-out in Kansas USA.
|10/07/08||College Students Say They Won't Choose Universities without Wi-Fi Internet Access|
In a survey released by the Wi-Fi Alliance
and Wakefield Research, nine out of 10 college students in the United
States say Wi-Fi access is as essential to education as classrooms and
computers, and nearly three in five say they wouldn't go to a college that
doesn't have free Wi-Fi. What's more, fully 79 percent said that without
Wi-Fi access, college would be a lot harder.
|10/06/08||WiMAX Vendors Demonstrate Multi-Band WiMAX Network Operating at 2.5GHz and 3.65GHz|
Airspan Networks (NASDAQ: AIRN), Fujitsu Network Communications, and Starent Networks, Corp. (NASDAQ: STAR) announced that they demonstratied a multi-band, interoperable WiMAX network at WiMAX World 2008, held in Chicago last week.
|10/03/08||Sprint's XOHM Broadband Wireless Internet Service at Demonstrated at WiMAX Smart Home Exhibit|
Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) and Sprint (NYSE: S) offered a first taste of XOHM service to guests attending a WiMAX open house event last night at Chicago's famed Smart Home. The Smart Home was built using green building techniques, technology that manages home energy use, and is designed with the latest in communications technology in mind.
|10/03/08||Altair ALT2150 Mobile WiMAX Baseband Processor Wins Best of WiMAX 2008 Award|
The annual awards recognize leaders in the development and deployment of WiMAX technologies. Nominations were open to exhibitors, sponsors and speakers of WiMAX World USA Conference and Expo, Sept. 30 -- Oct. 2 in Chicago, and selected by a judging panel of experts from the WiMAX community.
|10/02/08||Nortel Broadens WiMAX Solutions to Encompass More Innovation Broadband Wireless Applications |
Since combining strengths with Alvarion (NASDAQ:ALVR) in a strategic WiMAX agreement this past June, Nortel has aligned efforts with a number of other industry players including IBM , WiChorus , Quanta Computer and Accton Wireless Broadband, to bring a comprehensive WiMAX solution to market faster and at lower costs
|10/02/08||First Wireless ISP Launches Integrated 3G and WiFi Mobile Broadband Wireless Internet Access Service|
FREEDOM4 has launched a new service to enable customers to get the best possible broadband wireless connection whilst on the move. The combined 3G and WiFi software along with the plug-in dongle selects the highest quality connectivity at any given location to provide users with the ultimate flexible wireless service.
|10/02/08||Motorola Updates Key Technology Milestones for XOHM's WiMAX Broadband Wireless Network Achievements|
In advance of the planned commercial deployment of WiMAX technology in Chicago by Sprint's (NYSE: S) XOHM business unit, Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) announced that its WiMAX infrastructure has passed network acceptance tests vital to the provision of mobile broadband service to Chicagoland residents and businesses.
|10/01/08||Towerstream Announces Deployment of Alvarion Mobile WiMAX Equipment in Chicago Network|
Towerstream (NASDAQ: TWER) announced it is now delivering WiMAX service to businesses in downtown Chicago using the 802.16e BreezeMAX 3650 solution from Alvarion (NASDAQ: ALVR).
|10/01/08||Redline Enhances Network Management with Aptilo on Mobile WiMAX Solutions|
Aptilo Networks and Redline Communications Group Inc. announced that the two companies have entered into a global technology agreement to utilize Aptilo's service management and access control solutions in Redline's RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX deployments worldwide.
|10/01/08||Motorola Completes Acquires Leading Enterprise Security Software Company|
Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) announced the completion of its acquisition of AirDefense, Inc., a leading wireless LAN (WLAN) security provider. As previously announced on July 28, 2008, Motorola signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held AirDefense, which will become a wholly owned subsidiary of Motorola integrated into Motorola's Enterprise Mobility business.
|10/01/08||First Broadband Wireless Radios Selected by U.S. Army for First Battlefield Deployment of System to Iraq|
Harris Corporation (NYSE: HRS) announced that its Highband Networking Radio system will be deployed to the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Assault Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team currently assigned to the 4th Infantry Division in its role as Multi-National Division-Baghdad (MND-B).
|10/01/08||Aruba Networks' New Software Increases 802.11n Throughput by 200%|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced its Adaptive Radio Management (ARM) 2.0 software that makes 802.11a/b/g/n Wi-Fi networks run faster, more reliably, and with greater resiliency. The new, patent-pending ARM 2.0 software uses infrastructure-based controls that direct the behavior of Wi-Fi clients so they operate to their fullest potential. Compatible with 802.11 standards and clients, ARM 2.0 can be used in all new and existing Aruba deployments.
|10/01/08||Redline and Starent Networks Deliver New Mobile Broadband Wireless WiMAX solution|
Redline Communications Group Inc. and Starent Networks, Corp. (Nasdaq: STAR) announced the two companies have formed a strategic alliance for the co-development of a complete Mobile WiMAX solution.
|10/01/08||Airspan Announces New Range of Subscriber CPE Devices for Mobile WiMAX|
Airspan Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: AIRN) announced the launch of a new suite of mobile WiMAX subscriber products that will be unveiled at the WiMAX World Conference and Expo in Chicago this week. The new MiMAX next-generation devices expand Airspan's Mobile WiMAX portfolio to address the demanding service requirements of subscribers for high-capacity Internet connectivity, VoIP and Wi-Fi capabilities.
|09/30/08||Aptilo and IntraISP Partner to Deliver Field-Proven CRM, Billing, and OSS Solutions for WiMAX Service Providers|
Aptilo Networks and IntraISP announced that the two companies have partnered to offer a complete back-end system with advanced billing, customer relationship management (CRM) and operations support system (OSS) together with the Aptilo WiMAX CSN System, the market's first pre-integrated wireless broadband data and voice services solution for standards compliant mobile WiMAX authentication, authorization and accounting (AAA); policy management and service control.
|09/30/08||New Wi-Fi Roaming Agreement Now Offers Unlimited Internet Access and Voice over IP Calls throughout Europe|
free-hotspot.com and DeFi Mobile, a mobile communications company that provides a global IP platform for mobile applications and services, announce today that DeFi Global Access members now have automatic and free open access to more than 3,500 free-hotspot.com Wi-Fi HotSpots across 18 European countries.
|09/30/08||Altair Semiconductor in Live Low Power CPE Shootout at WiMAX World Chicago|
Altair Semiconductor and other leading WiMAX chipset vendors to show live measurements of their low power broadband wireless solutions and to demonstrate how to best meet the low power challenge.
|09/30/08||Motorola Shows WiMAX in Action at WiMAX World 2008|
Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) will unveil new products and demonstrate how WiMAX can accelerate the delivery of personal media experiences during WiMAX World 2008, Sept. 30 - Oct. 2, in Chicago. Motorola is in stand #601 at McCormick Place.
|09/26/08||AT4 wireless Selects Azimuth Systems' Ace TM 400WB Channel Emulator for Mobile WiMAX Testing|
Azimuth Systems, Inc. announced that AT4 wireless, a global supplier of testing solutions for wireless technologies, has selected the Azimuth ACE 400WB channel emulator for integration into AT4 wireless' automated WiMAX interoperability testing solution. ACE 400WB integration allows AT4 wireless to emulate numerous real-world conditions necessary for accurate and repeatable RF performance, mobility and interoperability testing in a laboratory environment.
|09/26/08||TeliaSonera Selects the Ruckus Smart Wi-Fi System for Its Nordic IPTV Services|
Ruckus Wireless announced that TeliaSonera, a tier-one
telecommunications provider in the Nordic region, has selected and is
deploying its award-winning MediaFlex Smart Wi-Fi systems to provide
customers flicker-free wireless distribution of the popular IP-based
digital TV service (IPTV), Telia Digital-TV, throughout their homes.
|09/26/08||Copley Square Hotel Caps Major Renovation with New Colubris Wireless Network|
Colubris Networks announced that the Copley Square Hotel, a 143-room
landmark hotel located in the heart of Boston's Back Bay, has deployed
Colubris wireless equipment as part of its recent renovation project. The
Copley Square Hotel deployed the Colubris wireless solution through Safety
NetAccess, a leading national high-tech solutions company that provides a
broad range of technology products and services to its customers.
|09/25/08||Broadband Wireless Network Replaces Dedicated Lines for 173 Funeral Homes|
SonicWALL, Inc. (Nasdaq: SNWL) announced that Carriage Services, of Houston, Texas, has implemented a high-performance virtual private network (VPN) and high-speed Unified Threat Management (UTM) by integrating SonicWALL E-Class NSA E7500 and distributed SonicWALL TZ 190 appliances.
|09/25/08||Harris Stratex Networks Joins WiMAX Forum|
Harris Stratex Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSTX) announced that it has
received principal member status with the WiMAX Forum. The WiMAX Forum is
an industry-led non-profit organization committed to promoting and
certifying interoperable WiMAX products.
|09/24/08||Eye-Fi Makes Broadband Wireless Photo Uploads Twice As Fast|
Eye-Fi Inc., makers of the world's first wireless memory card for digital cameras, announced enhancements to its family of Eye-Fi cards that will make the upload of digital photos from camera to computer twice as fast. The faster wireless speeds will also be made available to existing Eye-Fi users at no extra cost. In addition, users will be able to upgrade their Eye-Fi cards to add the individual services they want, including Web sharing, geotagging and hotspot access.
|09/24/08|| U.S. Troops in Iraq Receive Broadband Wireless Internet Access from Aruba Networks and Babylon Telecommunications|
Aruba Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARUN) announced that
its wireless networks have been deployed by Babylon Telecommunications Inc.
at Joint Base Balad in Iraq to provide Internet access to over 20,000
soldiers. Prior to this deployment there was no authorized Internet access
at the base for the individual soldiers, making it difficult for troops to
stay in touch with loved ones and affecting morale. Babylon
Telecommunications was awarded a contract by the Army & Air Force Exchange
Services (AAFES) to handle the integration services and provide Internet
service at Joint Base Balad, the largest US military base in the region.
|09/24/08||AirTight Provides Industry's First Fully Supported Always On 802.11n WIPS Solution|
SpectraGuard 5.7 is now the industry's first and only proactive ('always
on') wireless intrusion prevention system to provide comprehensive security
from all 802.11n threats with backward compatibility with existing a/b/g
wireless networks. The new sensors are available for both AirTight's onsite
product, SpectraGuard Enterprise and its recently introduced SaaS offering,
|09/24/08||Motorola Introduces First WiMAX USB Adaptor for Laptops|
a promise of delivering high-speed, wireless broadband while on the go,
Motorola, Inc. (NYSE: MOT) unveiled its first WiMAX USB adaptor, the
USBw 100. This thumb-drive-sized device is available in three versions to
connect to WiMAX networks in each of the three bands approved for use
around the world -- 2.3GHz, 2.5GHz and 3.5 GHz. The Motorola USBw 100 plugs
directly into laptop computers to provide mobile and nomadic wireless
broadband connectivity, both indoors and out. It is expected to be
available in Q4 2008.