[LINK] Fibre and no copper?

Jan Whitaker jwhit at melbpc.org.au
Wed Nov 3 10:26:25 AEDT 2010

At 07:56 AM 3/11/2010, Marghanita da Cruz you wrote:
> > <The current WiMAX revision provides up to 40 Mbit/s[1][2] with 
> the IEEE 802.16m update expected to offer up to 1 Gbit/s fixed ...
>... standards-based technology enabling the delivery of last mile 
>wireless broadband access as an alternative to cable and DSL".[4]
>Note also that TV/RADIO coverage is also an issue in the
>bush (though broadcast tv/radio is easily dealt with via
>satellite where latency isn't an issue)

I read/heard recently somewhere that Wimax is being discontinued in 
the US. I don't know anything about it, but folks may want to do a 
little digging.


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