Japanese government poised to award WiMAX licenses

A report in InfoWorld predicts that a Japanese consortium backed by Intel and another let by telco Willcom will be recommended to each receieve one of two WiMax licenses to be awarded by the Japanese government. A report in InfoWorld predicts that a Japanese consortium backed by Intel and another let by telco Willcom will […]

Muni advocate and WLAN entrepreneur recognized in Maryland

Jonathan Walker, an active proponent of muni wireless networks in the Rockville, Maryland, area was recently awarded a Top 100 Minority Business Enterprise Award from the University of Maryland’s University College, the Governor’s Office of Minority Affairs and The Maryland Chamber of Commerce.Jonathan Walker, president and CEO of Applied Wireless Local Area Network, Inc. in […]

Intel product for wireless metropolitan area networks

Intel Corporation announced its intention to develop silicon product based on the IEEE 802.16a standard for broadband wireless access in the last mile. Intel is working with Alvarion, a leader in last mile broadband wireless access equipment, to deliver low-cost Alvarion WiMAX-Certified equipment based on Intel 802.16a silicon. This is welcome news for cities and […]