Alvarion connects 90 cities in Brazil

Alvarion announced that its equipment is being installed in large WiMAX networks in 90 Brazilian cities. Leading the charge is the city of Feira De Santana which was recently named the best digital city deployment by Prêmio Anuário TI & Governo 2009. The network in Feira De Santana connects 300,000 residents wirelessly and provides public […]

Consultant questions WiMAX Forum’s data on WiMAX deployments

The marketing director of the WiMAX Forum stated at the recent WiMAX Forum Americas 2009 conference that there are 540 WiMAX network deployments in 146 countries (with 10 million WiMAX subscribers worldwide). The WiMAX Forum even has a map with little pin points indicating WiMAX networks. However, Moyez Kassam, a WiMAX consultant who has spent […]

Mexico’s first city-wide network makes its debut

A 23-square-mile network covering Obregon, Mexico, is part of an economic development initiative in the state of Sonora. The network is designed to promote economic development by supporting the outsourcing efforts of international technology companies but it will also deliver a comprehensive set of city services, as well as address the digital divide.A 23-square-mile network […]