AT&T Sells 2.5 GHz Spectrum To Clearwire For $300 Million

Sale Fulfills Commitment Of AT&T-Bellsouth Merger
AT&T Inc. announced last month an agreement to sell to Clearwire Corporation, a national provider of wireless broadband Internet access, all 2.5 GHz spectrum currently licensed to, or leased by, BellSouth, now the new AT&T. For AT&T, the deal follows through on a commitment of the AT&T-BellSouth merger. The...
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Microwave Journal And Electromagnetic Careers Team To Offer Communications Engineers And Employers An Exciting New Recruitment Offering

The Microwave Journal , the longest running communications technology publication in the industry, and Electromagnetic Careers , a brand new online job network specializing in the placement of wireless communications engineers, have announced that they have entered into an alliance to combine their respective efforts and co-market services. This...
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Agilent Gets IPTV Contract From Alcatel-Lucent

Company Picked For IPTV Test And Measurement Ecosystem
Alcatel-Lucent has selected Agilent as a formal test and measurement (T&M) partner for its IPTV ecosystem. The partnership will enable collaboration to ensure that new IP-based video deployments meet end-to-end service-quality expectations. Agilent test solutions provide a holistic approach to measuring and monitoring video service quality from R&D and...
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ABI Finds That Power Consumption Will Force Carriers To Rethink Their Mobile Broadband Strategies

Power Delivery And Distribution Realities May Make WiMAX And Metro Wi-Fi Big Winners
According to a new study by ABI Research, mobile operators will soon have to come to grips with a tough reality when the conflicting needs of electric power reduction and mobile broadband network deployments collide. Electricity is one of the top three network operating expenses for carriers and should...
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WiMAX Security Gaps Present Revenue Opportunities Says New Study From ABI Research

Plugging Holes And Securing Transmissions Looks To Become A Lucrative Business As Wimax Picks Up Steam
This year will see a number of mobile WiMAX deployments and, contrary to many users' expectations, WiMAX does have a number of security vulnerabilities. The need to plug those holes in its defenses creates attractive revenue opportunities for security solutions vendors, which are explored in a new ABI Research...
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RFMD Introduces Family of GaN Power Amplifiers for WCDMA, WiMAX and Public Mobile Radio Applications

Benefits include superior performance in gain, output power and efficiency across a broad range of frequencies
RF Micro Devices, Inc., a leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance radio systems and solutions for applications that drive mobile communications, last week announced the introduction and sampling of Gallium Nitride (GaN) wideband power amplifier ICs to Tier 1 WiMAX, cellular base station and Public Mobile Radio...
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MobiTV Demonstrates First Mobile WiMAX Broadcast TV Service

MobiTV Integrates And Secures Wimax Television Services, Connecting Emerging Devices And Platforms, While Protecting Content Owner Rights
MobiTV, Inc., a leader in mobile and broadband television and music services, last week announced it will be unveiling the first seamlessly unified multicast and unicast television solution for Mobile WiMAX.  In addition, MobiTV will be demonstrating the integration of critical security and content protection layers through a partnership...
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Motorola, Sprint Nextel Team To Deliver 1,000 WiMAX Sites To Chicago

Sprint Nextel Awards Windy City Market To Motorola For Network Deployment; Initial Service Targeted For Later This Year
  Motorola,, a leading provider of wireless broadband solutions, last week announced that it had been awarded the Chicago market by Sprint Nextel for the build-out of its WiMAX wireless broadband service. Motorola will deploy WiMAX infrastructure to at least 1,000 sites in the greater Chicagoland area, providing select...
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Fujitsu Will Demonstrate New WiMAX Offerings At 3GSM World Congress

Mobile And Video Solutions Are At The Forefront Of Fujitsu’s New Strategy
Fujitsu Microelectronics Europe (FME) will exhibit its WiMAX devices, demonstrate its WiMAX solutions and unveil its WiMAX SoC roadmap on Stand 2.1C50 at the 2007 3GSM World Congress in Barcelona next month. The 3GSM World Congress is one of the biggest mobile technology exhibitions in the world attracting over...
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