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WiMAX North America 2012
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WiMAX North America 2012, to be held June 19 at the Gouverneur Hotel Place Dupuis Montreal, will focus specifically on two critical markets for WiMAX: rural operators and the emerging smart grid industry. The goal of this event is to arm operators and utilities with the information and business connections they need to deploy profitable WiMAX networks. More

WiMAX Forum announces the WiMAX for Smart Grid Event
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WiMAX Forum announced the WiMAX for Smart Grid Event, to be held immediately following UTC Telecom 2012. This event will focus specifically on supporting the utilities community in deploying effective and affordable WiMAX networks to support their smart grid initiatives. More

Afghan telecom sector revenue crosses $190 million
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The telecom sector of conflict-ridden Afghanistan has seen robust growth in the previous year with revenue crossing $190 million, $30 million more than in 2010. More

Introducing smart grids to Canada
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The rugged landscape of Canada might not seem like the obvious place to look for cutting-edge technology. But the combination of vast natural resources, large wealthy cities and sparsely populated wilderness presents challenges when it comes to the country's energy infrastructure. And the extensive planning and focus on innovation that the province of Ontario is putting into dealing with these issues is helping it build one of the world's most fully-realized smart grids. More

Aquiva Wireless launches VoIP in Zimbabwe
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The Zimbabwean WiMAX operator Aquiva Wireless has launched its first commercial voice-over-Internet protocol services, allowing users to access voice services via a broadband Internet connection. The firm has signed an interconnect agreement with mobile operator Econet Wireless, TechZim reports, and is seeking similar agreements with cellular operators Telecel and NetOne, plus fixed-line incumbent TelOne. More

HTC J ISW13HT WiMAX Smartphone for KDDI au
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KDDI au is going to release a new WiMAX Android smartphone, the HTC J running Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. The handset is powered by a Qualcomm MSM8660A 1.5GHz processor and comes with 16GB of ROM. It has a 4.3-inch qHD touchscreen display, an 8-megapixel main camera and a 1.3-megapixel front camera for video chat. More

Ingens appointed as sole P1 4G modem distributor
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Ingens Sdn Bhd, a leading ICT distributor in Malaysia, has been appointed as the sole distributor for Packet One Networks (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (P1) to supply P1 4G WiMAX modems to 858 P1 authorized resellers throughout Malaysia. In a statement, Ingens said the Distribution and Logistic Services agreement was signed by its executive director Low Gah Luen and P1 CEO Michael Lai. More

Navigating the smart grid middle mile
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Maturing communications technology is playing an integral role in the advancement of today's smart grid infrastructure and enabling utilities and municipalities to generate and distribute power, as well as deliver new services and applications that connect to the home. But as network traffic increases to meet the demands for high bandwidth and low latency, utilities will be faced with new challenges that will prevent the reliable real-time monitoring and control they need — and consumers expect. More

NTS fiber network breaks ground in Louisiana
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NTS Inc., announces that it has begun construction of its high-speed Fiber-To-The-Premise Network in southern Louisiana. As the build out progresses, the fiber network will eventually include the Louisiana communities of Hammond, Ponchatoula, Natalbany, Tickfaw, Independence and Amite, adding approximately 11,500 FTTP passings. More

Sacramento, Calif., is on the move with mobile broadband
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In Sacramento, Calif., there is not a moment to be lost as residents scramble to piece together a working lifestyle that's up with the times. This holds true for people across the spectrum of society — from teenagers trying to find a niche with a particular social group, to adults working their way into a changing job market and even retired folks looking for the care they deserve. All of this takes place with a very modern twist as more people look toward services like mobile WiMAX in order to help them work through their everyday concerns. More

WiMAX and VoIP
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The tie-up between WiMAX and VoIP will be ideal for communicating in the future. The progress of VoIP is increasing day by day, but the progress will be boosted up if they reduce the limitations related to present connectivity reasons. For the residual area, VoIP has arranged high-speed Internet, but has some problems. The present wireless Internet service has its own limitations. More

YTL Communications signs with Xchanging in Malaysia
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Malaysian 4G WiMAX firm YTL Communications has entered a joint venture agreement with business process and technology services provider Xchanging Malaysia to deliver enhanced mobile Internet and cloud-based hosting services in the country. More
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