BridgeWave Achieves Milestone with Over 2,500
BridgeWave's Gigabit Ethernet Products Enable Highly-Reliable and Secure Fiber-Equivalent Wireless Connectivity at a Disruptive Price
Santa Clara, CA - December 19, 2007 - BridgeWave Communications, the leading supplier of gigabit wireless solutions, today announced that the company has now deployed more than 2,500 gigabit radios, solidifying its position as the foremost supplier of gigabit wireless solutions.
BridgeWave's gigabit point-to-point wireless bridges provide a wireless solution that delivers the performance, security and reliability of fiber, while avoiding the costs and delays associated with fiber installation and leases. BridgeWave's products have seen unprecedented market penetration growth across all key vertical segments, including network service providers, enterprises and government organizations.
“Gigabit capacity radios are the fastest growing segment of the point-to-point radio market, and are likely to exceed 100 percent growth rates as the demand for 4G WiMAX and LTE wireless backhaul emerges in the coming years,” said Earl Lum, president of EJL Wireless Research. “These solutions provide a unique value proposition, leveraging the massive spectrum allocations at 60 and 80 GHz for cost-effective gigabit wireless connectivity.”
“As 2007 comes to a close, we would like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers and channel partners for their confidence in BridgeWave,” said Amir Makleff, president and CEO of BridgeWave. “We expect 2008 to be another year of record growth as service providers accelerate their deployments and as country spectrum regulators continue to open up these frequency bands for commercial applications worldwide.”
About BridgeWave Communications
Founded in 1999, BridgeWave Communications is the leading supplier of outdoor Gigabit wireless connectivity solutions. The company’s exclusive AdaptRate™ and AdaptPath™ technologies combined with its advanced Forward Error Correction capability deliver the highest availability at the longest distances for full-rate gigabit links. BridgeWave’s point-to-point, wireless solutions are widely deployed in mainstream enterprise and service provider network applications and are poised to play a key role in the migration to 4G mobile network backhaul. With the largest installed base of GigE radios worldwide, BridgeWave delivers the highest levels of product quality and reliability.