backhaul

 

Hatteras Wins XO, CTC, MTS Allstream Ethernet Business

XO Communications is using the HN4000 and HN400 networking platforms from Hatteras Networks to extend its Metro Ethernet service offerings to the mid-band Ethernet services market segment. XO has a 10mbps Ethernet service running over fiber; the Hatteras gear will enable it to now extend that over copper as well. Gary Bolton, vice president of […]

First Avenue, RCN Strike Strategic Deal

Cable MSO RCN Business Solutions will use wireless network extensions from First Avenue Networks to expand the market for its bulk triple-play services to more large business customers, while offering network redundancy. In return, RCN will offer First Avenue access to its fiber links, to support wholesale backhaul service for fixed wireless and mobile carriers. […]

Alaska Telco Delivers DS3 With Aktino Broadband Over Copper Platform

Aktino (Booth 1146) is announcing that Matanuska Telephone Association (MTA), an Alaskan communications cooperative with more than 60,000 access lines, has deployed its AK3000 platform to deliver bandwidth at its wireless cell sites. With Aktinos AK3000 solution, we are now able to provide highly reliable, high-quality full DS3 and fractional DS3 services to customers who […]

SkyPilot Adds 4.9GHz,WiMAX and Partnerships

Broadband wireless access vendor SkyPilot Networks (Booth 1012) has announced a series of strategic partnerships to enhance its broadband wireless offerings for the fast-growing municipal market. The company also announced additional support for the 4.9GHz public safety frequency band, and the selection of Fujitsus WiMAX SoC for future WiMAX mesh networking solutions. On the partnership […]

SkyPilot Adds 4.9GHz,WiMAX

BWA vendor SkyPilot Networks (Booth 1012) has announced a series of strategic partnerships to enhance its broadband wireless offerings for the fastgrowing municipal market. It also has announced additional support for the 4.9GHz public safety frequency band, and the selection of Fujitsus WiMAX System-on-Chip (SoC) for future WiMAX mesh networking solutions. On the partnership front, […]

White Rock Networks Provides Transport for PPL

White Rock Networks (Booth 316), a provider of next-generation optical transport systems for metro networks, announced today that PPL Telcom LLC (Booth 726) has selected its transport and multiservice optical access products to provide backhaul capabilities to cell sites in the northeastern United States for one of the nations top wireless carriers. PPL Telcom will […]

Progress Takes to the Air

With content and data services growing in popularity, wireless operators are feeling the heat to carry higher volumes of traffic with competitive quality of service. To aid the effort, Progress Telecom LLC has hatched PT Wireless Inc., a technology-agnostic network provider aimed at helping wireless carriers expand their capacity cost-effectively. PT Wireless is offering a […]

Upstream Downstream

While DSL and T1 appear to be the most prevalent backhaul methods for Wi-Fi to date, companies and organizations offering Wi-Fi can choose from a range of backhaul options - satellite, broadband wireless, IP VPNs and VDSL - that vary in price, performance and compatibility with the application. “We’ve been working with several customers that are now […]

Products

TELCO INTRODUCES T5 COMPACT TARGET IDENTIFIER Telco Systems has introduced its T5 Compact Target Identifier, a switch that lets carriers conserve IP addresses by aggregating the management of up to 480 network elements through a single IP address using the Bellcore Translation Language 1 protocol for multivendor, multitechnology CO management. The T5 Compact TID also […]

Backhaul to the Future

Cellular service is booming; subscriber numbers grew nearly 10 percent from 2002 to 2003, according to trade group Cellular Telecommunications & Internet Association. Mobile operators are working to keep up with the escalating demands on their networks from a capacity, density and geographic standpoint; CTIA reports the number of cell sites grew 17 percent from […]

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