gets FCC approval for 3.65GHz band on its 3.5GHz WiMAX products
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Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc.
August 19, 2008
Tranzeo subscriber units now approved for deployment in U.S.
Pitt Meadows, BC -- Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a
premier manufacturer of wireless broadband and WiMAX communication
systems, today announced that it has received Federal Communications
Commission (FCC) approval for its 3.5GHz WiMAX subscriber units in the
United States for the semi-licensed band from 3.65-3.7GHz. The FCC
recently made this spectrum available for licensing by wireless ISPs.
The TR-WMX-3.5-N, TR-WMX-3.5-17, and TR-WMX-3.5-20 subscriber units are
included in the FCC approval which will speed deployment of Tranzeo
product in the U.S. via a growing number of WiMAX service providers and
equipment for customer premises has been verified to be interoperable
with leading WiMAX base station technologies including Redline’s RedMAX
suite which has also been approved for this band by the FCC.
“Achieving regulatory approvals in the U.S. creates new opportunities
for Tranzeo’s WiMAX equipment and our base station partners,” said Dave
Gelvin, president of Tranzeo Wireless USA.
“Interoperability among WiMAX vendors is one of the most important
criteria among operators when selecting their WiMAX technology,” said
Kevin Suitor, Vice President, Marketing and Business Development,
Redline Communications Inc. “By testing products under the Redline
Ecosystem Verification (REV) program, Redline, along with vendors like
Tranzeo, can deliver a range of solutions to meet specific operators
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) leads
the wireless broadband industry as a premier manufacturer of
high-performance wireless network equipment that allows communities and
businesses to communicate without boundaries. Tranzeo’s optimum cost
effectiveness, premium quality and responsive support have attracted a
growing and devoted worldwide following of more than 2,465 dealers and
15 distributors. Tranzeo’s full spectrum of point-to-point and
point-to-multipoint radios, WiMAX equipment, and mesh network solutions
are designed for wireless internet service providers, governments,
campuses, military, carriers, enterprise customers, and systems
integrators around the globe. Headquartered in British Columbia, Canada,
Tranzeo also has offices in San Diego, California and Shannon, Ireland.
Visit www.tranzeo.com or phone 1.866.872.6936 for more information.
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