Sunday, February 12, 2006

Alcatel to Ship WiMAX Base Station by Mid-Year

Alcatel unveiled its "Evolium" WiMAX base station, based on the IEEE 802.16e-2005 standard (formerly known as 802.16e), and confirmed its availability for commercial network deployments starting mid-2006.

Alcatel's Evolium WiMAX solution natively supports fixed, nomadic and mobile usage.

Alcatel's key WiMAX collaborators include Intel, KT, Samsung and C-DOT, the Indian Government's telecom technology development center.

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