WiMAX: Worth the wait? Summary: WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access) promises ubiquitous high-speed mobile wireless broadband connectivity. Tom Flak, the CMO of Soma Networks, discusses the vision behind WiMAX and the complexities of its deployment. October 26, 2007 -- 09:57 GMT (02:57 PDT) Loading... Please wait. Topics: Wi-Fi, Networking Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.