|WiMAX Ready for Market Adoption Now and 9 million Mobile WiMAX Chipsets will Ship in 2009
Other Topics: Cellular Carriers and
WiMAX, WiMAX VoIP Acquisitions
May 7, 2008
Mountain View, CA -- According to a newly released Report by WTRS (West
Technology Research Solutions, LLC), Mobile WiMAX or IEE 802.16e, has
evolved to the point of realistic market acceptance. Additional factors
are creating a condition of strong positive growth for the market for
Mobile WiMAX over the next 18 months.
"Indicators for significant market adoption include the development of
the first SoC products, certification of products by the WiMAX forum,
and the development of solutions to assure global roaming for mobile
WiMAX," according to Kirsten West, PhD, principal analyst at WTRS.
"Combined, these opportunities represent a market of nearly 9 million
WiMAX chipsets shipping in 2009, with 30% occurring in the Asian
|The newly updated
"Wireless Broadband Technology Trends Report Spring 2008" includes
coverage of emerging wireless technologies including WiMAX, both fixed
and mobile, WiBRO, IEEE 802.16m, HSPA, and LTE. This report is designed
to support development of business and product planning activities.
Analysis includes an assessment of the market, regulatory, and
governmental drivers on global scale. The report includes an analysis of
global & regional market trends & forecasts, regulatory issues,
standards development, economic effects, and strategic developments. The
report also offers a comprehensive analysis of total addressable market
issues in individual early geographic areas that makes it possible to
join other companies that are entering a particular geographic market
and will achieve a reasonable ROI.
(1) What are the factors driving the development of wireless broadband
(2) How does the development of wired broadband network infrastructure
enable and accelerate the deployment of wireless broadband technologies?
(3) How do regulatory issues affect the growth of wireless broadband
(4) What key features of wired broadband technologies compete directly
with wireless broadband technologies?
(5) Where does WiMAX fit into the wireless broadband sector? Which
geographies and markets are most likely to lead in WiMAX adoption?
(6) What are the drivers and challenges facing LTE adoption?
WTRS Wireless Broadband Technology Trends Report Spring 2008 available
immediately on our web site at www.wtrs.net.
WTRS (West Technology Research Solutions) is a California based
research, publishing and consulting company focused on emerging wireless
technologies. With a nine-year record of successful growth, we're ready
to help your company make market decisions and plan for the future. WTRS
offers core wireless industry and application market expertise in order
to assist clients with strategic business development activities.
Whether you need custom market studies, specific industry or application
analysis, individual market sizing, or technology viability analyses, we
can help make your future planning more accurate.
For additional information, please visit our website at www.wtrs.net.
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