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The designer's basic guide to WiMAX technology, standards and implementation

Posted: 15 Jan 2008     Print Version  Bookmark and Share

Keywords:WiMAX  IEE 802.16  Wireless MAN 

As communications distances grow, it becomes infeasible economically to connect information sources and information users using coaxial cables and fibre optic links. But wireless technology can provide cost-effective access to remote, difficult-to-reach areas. WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access)?or IEE 802.16 or Wireless MAN?provides such broadband wireless access over larger areas than 802.11 (Wireless LAN), and it does so at broadband speeds. This article provides information on WiMAX fundamentals. It lists the four key defining elements differentiating WiMAX from other wireless technologies, and explains its architecture and standards, as well as how it works.

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