WiMAX to constitute 40% of wireless broadband market

Summary:WiMAX and other emerging high-speed wireless technologies will capture more than 40% of the wireless broadband business over the next few years, leaving 3G with less than 60% of the market in 2009, according to TelecomView. WiMAX will pick up 70% of this high-speed wireless segment by 2009 due to its higher performance and flexibility compared to the alternatives.

WiMAX and other emerging high-speed wireless technologies will capture more than 40% of the wireless broadband business over the next few years, leaving 3G with less than 60% of the market in 2009, according to TelecomView. WiMAX will pick up 70% of this high-speed wireless segment by 2009 due to its higher performance and flexibility compared to the alternatives. 3G will be important for its mobility, but WiMAX will directly compete with DSL.

Topics: Networking

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