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WiMAX industry needs out-of-the-box solutions to scale high

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The key to future development and growth of WiMAX lies in industrial-based solutions in Pakistan. Since the WiMAX is confronting with numerous bottlenecks towards securing a high growth in the country, the WiMAX operators need to re-evaluate their business strategies in order to regain the market share and meet future needs.The technology, after witnessing a surge during its early days, is now suffering from stagnant growth in the country, as the unhealthy macroeconomic…Read More

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WiMAX pursuing govt for transparent laws

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: WiMAX has recently attempted to convince the government of Pakistan to bring more transparency in laws and market practices so that more investments could come to the country’s IT and telecom sector."I have held a series of meetings with regulator and government officials to help them understand the challenges being faced by WiMAX operators in Pakistan," Declan Byrne, President of WiMAX Forum, said this while talking to this scribe during his recent visit to…Read More

WiMAX: Putting wireless broadb and in your pocket

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article image What are the goals of WiMAX Forum?DECLAN BYRNE: The forum’s primary goal is to accelerate the adoption, deployment and expansion of WiMAX technologies across the globe while facilitating roaming agreements, sharing best practices within our membership and certifying products. The forum has both the internet service providers and supplier companies as members. We manage the standards associated with the technology. We also conduct marketing and outreach. We try to create opportunity for the…Read More

WiMax Forum conference highlights role of WiMax

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The WiMAX Forum, the global body that certifies and promotes the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products, has recently hosted the South Asia Conference 2012 here.The event was held under the patronage of the country’s regulatory body, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority, and co-organized by Wateen Telecom.As many as 100 professionals from government organizations, telecom operators, equipment manufacturers, solution providers, media and other ICT…Read More

Wimax Forum to hold Wimax SA in April

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The WiMAX Forum has announced the next series of Operator Summits, WiMAX South Asia 2012, would be held in Islamabad next month. This event, officially endorsed by the PTA and co-organised with the assistance of Wateen Telecom, will focus specifically on supporting the South Asian operator community in deploying profitable WiMAX networks."The WiMAX South Asia 2012 is an exciting opportunity for the broadband industry to exchange expertise and share success stories from…Read More

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