WiMAX Review


WiMAX Review

Welcome to WiMAX Review

WiMAX Review provides broadband wireless access technology related news and resources to industry professionals and wireless decision makers. WiMAX is defined as Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access by the WiMAX Forum, formed in June 2001 to promote conformance and interoperability of the IEEE 802.16 standard, officially known as WirelessMAN. The Forum describes WiMAX as "a standards-based technology enabling the delivery of last mile wireless broadband access as an alternative to cable and DSL".

WiMAX is the term used to describe the IEEE 802.16 standard, in a similar way that the term Wi-Fi describes the IEEE 802.11 Wireless LAN standard. However, WiMAX is very different from Wi-Fi in the way it works.

The WiMAX specification provides symmetrical bandwidth over many miles and range with stronger encryption (TDES or AES) and typically less interference. Wi-Fi is short range (hundreds of feet) has WEP or WPA encryption and suffers from interference as in metropolitan areas where there are many users. Wi-Fi Hotspots are typically backhauled over ADSL in most coffee shops therefore Wi-Fi access is typically highly contended and has poor upload speeds between the router and the internet. It provides connectivity between network endpoints without the need for direct line of sight.

WiMAX Review provides continuously updated WiMAX related news articles, WiMAX event and conference information, as well as access to numerous WiMAX resources including books, research papers, and reports.


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Global Mobile WiMAX - Communications Technology
LONDON, July 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Mobile WiMAX in number of Subscribers. Airspan Networks, Inc. Alvarion Technologies Ltd. Aperto Networks, Inc. Axxcelera Broadband Wireless, Inc. Cisco Systems, Inc. Table ...

FreeRADIUS fragged by fuzzer - by invitation - and fifteen fails found
The RCE, CVE-2017-10984, is a write overflow in the data2vp_wimax() function. In version 3 series of FreeRADIUS (not version 2), anyone who can send packets accepted by the server could trigger the overflow. The post explains that the exploit vector is via ...

SOLiD Deploys 6WIND to Develop Wireless Equipment for Defense Networks in Record Time
SOLiD is a leading provider of equipment solutions for wireless networks, including WiBro systems, which is the South Korean version of Mobile WiMAX. SOLiD recently won the World Class 300 and Next Global Champ awards in recognition of its growth ...

Nigeria - Telecoms, Mobile, Broadband and Digital Media - Statistics and Analyses
Most internet connections are via mobile networks though there are also a number of WiMAX operators. Supported by the expansion of national fibre backbone networks, platforms such as e-commerce, online banking and e-payments, e-health, e-learning and e ...

2G, 3G, 4G & 5G Wireless Network Infrastructure Market Revolution 2016 - 2030 - with an Evaluation of Wi-Fi and WiMAX
Recent research and the current scenario as well as future market potential of "The 2G, 3G, 4G & 5G Wireless Network Infrastructure Market: 2016 - 2030 - with an Evaluation of Wi-Fi and WiMAX" globally. Albany, NY -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/11/2017 -- The wireless ...

How can i find is my bsnl wimax account number using lb number?
This site is best viewed while logged in. In order to chat live with an expert you must first answer a question asked by another member. Please choose from the list below or use the provided search form to find a different question to answer. How can i ...

WI-FI semiconductor chipset market forecast from 2015 to 2025 illuminated by new report
By technology, the global Wi-Fi semiconductor chipset market can be segmented into Wi-Fi & WLAN chipset technology, wireless display & video chipset technology, ZigBee chipset technology and mobile WiMAX chipset technology. WLAN and ZigBee chipsets are ...

WiMAX vs. LTE: Should You Switch?
When it comes to wireless data networks, besides knowing the difference between 3G and 4G, there's another question: Which flavor of 4G do you need? Sprint was the first major wireless carrier in the U.S. with 4G, but is now upgrading its networks from ...







WiMAX Review provides continuously updated WiMAX related news articles,
WiMAX event and conference information, as well as access to numerous
WiMAX resources including books, research papers, and reports.

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