Monday, June 16, 2008

Aperto Selected By NextPhase Wireless for Nationwide WiMAX

NextPhase Wireless, a service provider based in Southern California, has selected Aperto Networks for a nationwide WiMAX network in the 3.65 GHz band. NextPhase will deploy a combination of the 12-sector PacketMAX 5000 macro base stations and single-sector PacketMAX 3000 micro base stations. Deployment will start in Orange County and then expand to the rest of Southern California, including the Los Angeles and San Diego markets. Later, the deployment will go national with additional coverage in states such as New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware. Financial terms were not disclosed.

In addition to supporting the 3.65 GHz and 5.8 GHz bands, PacketMAX also supports the 2.5 GHz, 3.3 GHz, 3.5 GHz, and 4.9 GHz bands.

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