Milmex Systemy Komputerowe and Airspan
Networks Partner for a 4G Mobile Network in Poland Network to Serve
Urban and Underserved Regions of the Country
MARKETWIRE via COMTEX
Aug 04, 2011
BOCA RATON, FL and SOSNOWEIC, POLAND, - Airspan Networks Inc., a leading
provider of broadband wireless access networks, and Milmex Systemy
Komputerowe, one of Poland's largest systems integrators, announced
today the launch of a countrywide 4G mobile communications network
incorporating Airspan's Air4G WiMAX/LTE cutting-edge technology. The
total initial investment by Milmex, including Airspan infrastructure, is
over $25 million for the first phase deployment of their network.
Airspan's Air4G base station delivers LTE and WiMAX functionality
with the capability of running both platforms simultaneously. Milmex is
combining Air4G with the latest and most robust core network products
available to enable customers to enjoy true 4G broadband connectivity in
urban and rural Polish regions alike.
Operating in the 3.5 GHz band, the solution is a fully compact, outdoor,
all-in-one base station which allows for quick and easy deployment. Its
low power consumption means a greener, more environmentally friendly
operation. With lower capital and operating costs, Air4G enables Milmex
to maximize its return on investment and achieve a faster market
penetration rate, satisfying the growing demand for bandwidth across
"Milmex has been an ideal and visionary partner for this Poland
deployment," commented Amit Ancikovsky, President, Sales and Products at
Airspan Networks. "Poland faces many deployment challenges, but has been
one of the faster growing broadband connectivity nations in Europe. The
Polish population is constantly demanding newer, faster, more reliable
connectivity. We are very proud of our growing relationship with Milmex
and are looking forward to the continued deployment of this ambitious
Zbigniew Krzysko, President of the Board at Milmex Systemy Komputerowe,
added, "We selected Airspan, a 4G equipment vendor that could provide
not only the best 4G equipment and features but also the company with
the strongest product roadmap, ensuring a reliable, robust and
Airspan provides a wide range of products operating in the 700 MHz band
up to the 6 GHz band and combines multi-platform solutions including
WiMAX, LTE, GSM and backhaul.
Milmex Systemy Komputerowe specializes in delivering comprehensive
business solutions, which include access to the Internet, VoIP phone,
ERP/CRM/BI class systems, integrated software, hardware, computer
networks and consulting services and training. Milmex is one of the most
significant information systems integrator in southern Poland.
Established twenty years ago, the Company's local development of
information technology, economical and political changes and good
operating strategy have contributed to its fast growth and success.
About Airspan Networks Inc.
Airspan (pinksheets:AIRO) is a leading 4G wireless solution provider.
With over 500 customers in over 100 countries and as a top vendor for
carrier-class broadband wireless solutions, Airspan is recognized as a
leader and pioneer in 4G and broadband wireless technologies. Providing
an expansive product portfolio, Airspan offers customers the widest
selection of 4G products in the industry with an unsurpassed level of
technology to benefit their business case. Airspan has solutions
spanning the 700 MHz to 6 GHz frequency bands. www.airspan.com