Developing markets have their own unique needs when it comes to delivering broadband connectivity. Unlike markets where telecommunications may have been progressing at a quick pace for some time, developing areas frequently have limited infrastructure, limited options for financial transactions between people and enterprises, fewer resources dedicated to deployment and maintenance, and possibly location-specific challenges with regard to terrain.
Today, developing markets are seen in…Continue
Added by Jonas Lagerquist on July 7, 2012 at 12:26pm — No Comments
Highlighting to illustrate crucial lessons and concrete knowledge for profitable WiMAX businesses, executives gathered at WiMAX Asia 2012 to share encouraging insights and successful business cases, making it one of the most fruitful events on WiMAX…Continue
At the end of my previous post, I touched on the opportunity for existing WiMAX operators to take a role in the current quest to provide high-capacity network services for 3G and Wi-Fi-enabled mobile devices like smartphones and tablets.
Consider this: a residential suburb close to a large metropolitan area with limited broadband options today. This is typically one of the locations where the cellular networks providing 3G services are running into capacity congestions, particularly…Continue
Added by Jonas Lagerquist on June 19, 2012 at 12:29pm — No Comments
Close to six years have passed since Aptilo Networks decided to put a serious effort into the WiMAX market as a provider of back-office support systems. Back in those days, WiMAX was very much touted in media and by analysts as the technology to challenge the cellular industry dominance/hegemony. With hindsight, most of us in the business realized that this was never the real beauty and purpose of this new technology but of course happily tagged along for various reasons.
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The WiMAX Forum is pleased to announce WiMAX Caribbean 2012, to be held at the Hyatt Regency…Continue
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The WiMAX Forum is pleased to announce WiMAX Asia 2012, to be held at the Regent Taipei on June 6 – 7th, will focus on the development and future roadmap of WiMAX technology, and on paving a path for the emerging markets of Southeast Asia. The goal of …Continue
Added by Alessandra Rocha on April 25, 2012 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Sustainable growth possible with convergence of industries through WiMAX Broadband
Islamabad, Pakistan - April 3, 2012: – The WiMAX Forum, the global body that certifies and promotes the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products, hosted the South Asia Conference 2012 at the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad, Pakistan. The event was held under the patronage of the country's regulatory body, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, and…Continue
Waikoloa, HI, USA – March 21st, 2012 – The WiMAX Forum today announced the addition of five new members to its Board of Directors: Tom Mueller, General Manager, Digital Energy – Communications, General Electric; Shoichi Hanatani, General Manager, Hitachi; Scott Morrison, Executive Vice President and President, Telecom Infrastructure Business Unit, NewNet Communication Technologies; Naeem Zamindar, CEO, Wateen Telecom; Ali Tabassi, COO, YTL Communications. All five companies…Continue
Summit endorsed by the Pakistan Telecommunications Authority and Wateen Telecom
Portland, Oregon, USA – March 14th, 2012 – Today the WiMAX Forum announced the next in its 2012 series of Operator Summits, WiMAX South Asia 2012, to be held at the Islamabad Marriott Hotel in Islamabad, Pakistan April 2 – 3rd. This event, officially…Continue
Added by Alessandra Rocha on March 15, 2012 at 1:06am — No Comments
Beaverton, OR – February 8th, 2012 – WiMAX Buenos Aires, the first WiMAX Forum Operator Summit event for 2012, was a success. The event drew more than 65 attendees including 14 operators to discuss the opportunities for WiMAX in Latin America.
“WiMAX Buenos Aires was an…
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As many of you may know, the deadline for broadband stimulus applications was last Thursday, August 20. You may also be aware that Towerstream has officially applied for the program.
I’m back in Rhode Island today after a very productive couple of days in NYC. As you might expect, top of my agenda for the NY trip was the broadband stimulus.
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