|Motorola’s WiMAX and Mesh
Solutions Earn NXTcomm Eos Awards
Other topics: WiMAX Neutral Spectrum,
Interoperable WiMAX Products
June 21, 2007
Arlington Heights, IL -- Motorola today received awards for two
of its MOTOwi4™ wireless broadband products in the inaugural competition
of the NXTcomm Eos Excellence of Achievement Award. Motorola’s WiMAX
Flexible Access Point System won in the Technology Innovation Group:
Access Networking category.
|Its MOTOMESH Duo product
was selected as a runner up in the Network Design/Services Group:
Wireless/Mobile/Network Services category for its use in an education
research project in China. Motorola’s customer, Clearwire Corp., also
took home top honors in the same category for its Motorola technology
supported Clearwire wireless broadband service.
“The Eos Award is the latest in a series of industry recognition for our
WiMAX and MOTOwi4 solutions,” said Fred Wright, senior vice president,
Motorola Home & Networks Mobility. “These awards further demonstrate
that Motorola is a proven industry leader when it comes to deploying
customized, end-to-end wireless broadband systems that enable providers
to deliver true comprehensive communication platforms to their
Motorola’s Flexible Access Point System is comprised of a common WiMAX
Base Control Unit that can be paired with any selection from a wide
portfolio of Motorola WiMAX RF modules. It can be configured based on
evolving needs and varying market requirements to help operators rapidly
deploy an optimized network tuned to the varying requirements in their
service footprint today, while helping them easily grow and scale to
meet their future needs.
The MOTOMESH Duo product, formerly known as HotZone Duo, is a member of
the MOTOMESH product series of municipal wireless networks.
MOTOwi4, Motorola’s portfolio of complementary wireless broadband
solutions, has now earned awards in each product category – wi4 WiMAX,
wi4 Mesh, wi4 Fixed and wi4 Indoor.
Other recent awards for Motorola’s MOTOwi4 portfolio include:
May 2007 - Motorola took home top honors in the devices category at the
WiMAX World Europe Awards for the next-generation CPEi 200/300 Series
May 2007 - MOTOMESH Duo recently received the Wireless Broadband
Innovation Award for Best Wireless Broadband Mobility Solution, further
validating its performance, scalability and robustness. Sponsored by The
Wireless Event in London, the Wireless Broadband Innovation Awards
recognize the leading edge of innovation and achievement.
April 2007 - Motorola was honored in the Best Telco/Service Provider
category for its wi4 WiMAX technology at the third annual Network Middle
East Innovation Awards held in Dubai. Motorola customer Wateen Telecom
also won a key award for Best Wireless Access Network ( WAN )
Implementation. Wateen Telecom's nationwide wireless broadband voice and
data network, based on Motorola's wi4 WiMAX solutions, was identified by
October 2006 - Motorola was named by xchange magazine and Trendsmedia as
the recipient of the Best of WiMAX World Award for Industry Innovation
for its WiMAX Distributed Network Architecture.
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