Publisher description for WiMAX : a wireless technology revolution / G.S.V. Radha Krishna Rao and G. Radhamani.

Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog

Information from electronic data provided by the publisher. May be incomplete or contain other coding.


WiMAX: A Wireless Technology Revolution introduces this standards-based technology that provides high-throughput broadband connections over long distances. This book presents the unique features of WiMax technology and evaluates the revolutionary approach of WiMax over WiFi and other contemporary technologies. It analyzes future prospects of WiMax and its contribution to wireless and mobile communication technology field. It discusses the implementation of the IEEE 802.16 standard. It also explores how WiMax stacks up to 3G and economic and opportunity costs. This text covers the mission, product, and services of WiMax as well as its specific features such as security and mobile WiMax.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Mobile communication systems.
Wireless communication systems.
Broadband communication systems.
IEEE 802.16 (Standard)