WiMAX and WiFi Together: Deployment Models and User Scenarios. Speed WLAN connectivity and WiMAX for high-speed Wireless WAN (WWAN) connectivity - WAN. Wide Area Network. WLAN. Wireless Local Area Network. WWAN
Source: Co-authored by Motorola and Intel | 04/05/2009
Service operators face some tough decisions as they witness a rising demand for “anywhere, anytime” broadband access. Service-operators sense that there is a real business opportunity to provide a substantial increase to the all-important average revenue per user (ARPU).
WiMAX is a standards-based wireless technology providing high-speed data and voice services in networks covering long distances and wide ranges. WiMAX can be used for a number of applications including last mile broadband access, hotspot and cellular backhaul for carrier infrastructure, and highspeed enterprise connectivity.
The merits of various radio technologies, and specifically mobile WiMAX, is an on-going debate as these technologies have a direct bearing on the capacity, coverage, quality of service (QoS), and, most importantly, the types of broadband applications that can be supported.
City of Houston Builds 4G Wireless Network to Better Serve Entire City Broadband wireless access and connectivity for cities large and
small makes sense because the technology is available today,”
“Why dig up streets when you can build a better network
above ground that will serve an entire city in many ways for
many years to come?
Daniel Chong, CEO of Crystal Communications MORE >
The city of Houston will finally get its long-awaited wireless Internet services. Read more: Israeli firm gets OK for Houston WiFi service | Houston Business Journal Kingwood-based Crystal Communications Ltd. is Alvarion’s partner in Houston deploying the system.
The city of Houston will finally get its long-awaited wireless Internet services.
Israel-based Alvarion Ltd., which has been running a pilot program in Houston for a year, has deployed a 4G municipal network as part of the “smart city” project.
Houston received $5 million in grants and will use $1.4 million in capital funds
Read more: Israeli firm gets OK for Houston WiFi service | Houston Business Journal MORE >
City of Houston Deploys Alvarion® 4G Wireless Broadband Network for Advanced Municipal Services Alvarion News Center Global Press Releases City of Houston Deploys Alvarion® 4G Wireless Broadband Network for Advanced Municipal Services
City of Houston Deploys Alvarion® 4G Wireless Broadband Network for Advanced Municipal Services
Innovative Smart City project helps local government enhance quality of life for residents, enabling them to be safer, well-informed and consistently connected
Washington, D.C., March 29, 2011 — Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALVR), the world’s leading provider of 4G networks in the Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) market, today announced the deployment of a 4G municipal network with the City of Houston. The City of Houston’s Smart City project is a prime illustration of MORE >