Alvarion’s network hardware will be used in Go Mobile's WiMAX deployment in Malta, the companies said this week.
Verizon Wireless has poured nearly $75 million into Florida during the first half of 2008 on new cell sites, network facilities and other technologies to enhance services and coverage throughout the state.
After nearly two months and 331 rounds of bidding, Canada's auction of wireless spectrum has concluded, according to a government official. Yesterday, two consecutive rounds in the auction produced no new bids. The auction raised $4.25 billion, which is more than twice the amount analysts had projected.
Wireline operators take far too long to port customer telephone numbers to wireless carriers, possibly as a tactic to make customers quit trying to leave.
Sprint Nextel’s 40 Gb fiber-optic network is now out of its testing phase and is live, the company announced this week.
Mobile WiMAX players had hoped to capitalize on technology capabilities and time-to-market. As time goes by, it seems possible that the once-perceived dominance is evaporating.
When the concept of using wireless networks for provision of commercial packet data services was first addressed 15 years ago, the generally held belief was that wireless data networks would be designed and engineered in much the same way as voice networks.
It started in Barcelona. Perhaps before, but Barcelona is where people starting taking it seriously. WiMAX and LTE, together as a happy family of technologies living together in harmony.
CTIA filed an ex parte letter with the FCC today, reiterating the association’s concerns regarding the commission's proposed usage rules for the AWS-2 and AWS-3 bands.
Results of a survey attempting to answer the question if bandwidth demands of modern and future telecommunications services will “break” the Internet as we know it?
Companies in today’s briefs include: Nokia Siemens Networks, Embarq, Hands-On Mobile, NTT DoCoMo, Andrew, WeFi
Just three years after Netscape enabled the commercial Web in 1994, cellular network providers leapt on the platform and introduced the wireless application protocol.
Skyworks Solutions today announced a new line of frequency filters to help engineers minimize interference in Wi-Fi and WiMAX devices.
The Economic Impact of Stimulating Broadband Nationally, Connected Nation suggests that broadband can help alleviate the pain associated with high gas prices.
In a multi-year contract win, Andrew will provide improved wireless coverage inside Deutsche Bahn AG’s high-speed train ICE in Germany.
Tektronix announced a testing system for the Ultra-Wideband WiMedia 1.2 specification of wireless USB device connections.
Also on the heels of the Sprint Clearwire WiMAX venture, cable TV provider Cablevision announced plans to offer high-speed wireless Internet services based on Wi-Fi.
Citymesh nv, a 2-year-old Belgium wireless solutions provider, will use BelAir Networks wireless mesh network solutions for its broadband network deployment.
China is preparing to launch TD-SCDMA, its own homegrown 3G network technology, in time for the Olympics later this year.
The yellow heads rolling down city streets might draw a few strange looks from passers-by.
Brazil’s largest GSM operator TIM Brasil wants Ericsson to provide it with a W-CDMA/HSPA network.
The nation’s medical facilities have some of the most mobile workers in the country, turning the health care industry into one of the early adopters of wireless technologies.
Azalea Networks, which makes wireless mesh networking gear, unveiled its new Azalea Operating System (AOS) 2.5 today.
Last year, business use of Wi-Fi hotspots doubled. Likewise, the uptake of 3G mobile broadband is on the rise, according to a recent iPass Mobile Index report.