Russian WiMax pioneer Yota had to turn on LTE networks overnight

Russian WiMax pioneer Yota had to turn on LTE networks overnight

SAN FRANCISCO -- Russian mobile operator Yota bravely stepped out with one of the world's first large-scale WiMax networks in...

June 18th, 2012 Stephen Lawson

NewNet sees WiMax opportunities in Canada

NewNet sees WiMax opportunities in Canada

A U.S.-based wireless equipment company that has expanded into WiMax solutions says there are opportunities north of the border to...

February 16th, 2012 Howard Solomon

Manitoba operator races to open new WiMax coverage

Manitoba operator races to open new WiMax coverage

For many Manitobans, this summer’s floods were tough. They were also an annoyance for a Manitoba fixed wireless service provider...

September 14th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Ottawas Eion networks expands wimax lineup

Ottawas Eion networks expands wimax lineup

An Ottawa maker of wireless broadband equipment for enterprises is expanding its portfolio through an acquisition it believes will help...

September 12th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Barrett brings WiMax to Ontario

Barrett brings WiMax to Ontario

The second leg of Barrett Xplore Inc.’s new WiMax-based fixed wireless Internet service to outlying Canadian communities has been launched, bringing...

April 4th, 2011 Howard Solomon

IEEE approves next WiMax standard

IEEE approves next WiMax standard

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers has approved IEEE 802.16m, the standard for the next generation of WiMax, which...

April 1st, 2011 Stephen Lawson

Barrett keeps its options open for switching to LTE

Barrett keeps its options open for switching to LTE

Having chosen WiMax as the standard for its soon-to-launch next-generation fixed wireless network, Barrett Xplore Inc. believes it is well-placed...

January 24th, 2011 Howard Solomon

Nokia Siemens buys Motorola wireless network unit

Nokia Siemens buys Motorola wireless network unit

Motorola Inc. has found a buyer for its wireless network equipment unit. Nokia Siemens Networks BV of Espoo, Finland will pay...

July 19th, 2010 Peter Sayer

Wi-Fi, WiMax service for ‘Frisco bay

Wi-Fi, WiMax service for ‘Frisco bay

Milt Gregory is on a mission to set up wireless networks across bodies of water. His latest accomplishment: San Francisco...

June 1st, 2010 Matt Hamblen