New wireless Ethernet backhaul family from Ceragon

Ceragon Networks Ltd. has announced a new family of carrier-grade wireless Ethernet platforms that combine advanced IP and TDM networking for migrating traditional backhaul networks to IP.

The FibeAir IP-10 family features a powerful integrated Ethernet switch, optional stackable radios with TDM cross-connect for nodal site applications, advanced service management and Operation Administration & Maintenance (OAM) tools.

The family offers a wide capacity range of 10Mbps to 500Mbps over one radio carrier, using a single RF unit, across the entire licensed frequency spectrum – from 6GHz to 38GHz. The solution easily serves the capacity requirements of a single base-station as well as those of traffic-intensive hub sites and leaves ample headroom for future capacity enhancements. Advanced Adaptive Coding & Modulation (ACM) helps to maximize spectrum utilization and capacity over any given bandwidth – and under changing environmental conditions.

FibeAir IP-10 incorporates Ceragon’s Native2 concept to support native TDM and native Ethernet hybrid architecture – as well as all-IP and pseudowire architectures – requiring little or no external devices and allowing it to integrate smoothly with any network. The FibeAir IP-10 family builds Ceragon’s FibeAir IP-MAX solutions family which will continue to serve private network and other applications. FibeAir IP-10 solutions will be available in both Native2 and Native Ethernet variants.

First commercial release will be available during Q2 2008.

Would you recommend this article?


Thanks for taking the time to let us know what you think of this article!
We'd love to hear your opinion about this or any other story you read in our publication.

Jim Love, Chief Content Officer, IT World Canada

Featured Download

Howard Solomon
Howard Solomon
Currently a freelance writer, I'm the former editor of and Computing Canada. An IT journalist since 1997, I've written for several of ITWC's sister publications including and Computer Dealer News. Before that I was a staff reporter at the Calgary Herald and the Brampton (Ont.) Daily Times. I can be reached at hsolomon [@]

Related Tech News

Our experienced team of journalists and bloggers bring you engaging in-depth interviews, videos and content targeted to IT professionals and line-of-business executives.

Featured Reads