BRIDGEWAVE COMMUNICATIONS RECEIVES 2010 4GWE PRODUCT OF THE YEAR AWARD
FlexPort® µWave Honored for Outstanding Innovation
Santa Clara, Calif. – January 26, 2011 – BridgeWave Communications, the leading supplier of 4G backhaul solutions, announced today that its FlexPort µWave has received a 2010 4GWE Product of the Year Award from TMC and Crossfire Media.
FlexPort µWave, the first licensed microwave product in BridgeWave's FlexPort product portfolio, is capable of transmitting full-rate gigabit Ethernet in a single, compact, all-outdoor unit. Utilizing BridgeWave's innovative Ethernet switching, digital modem and signal processing technologies, FlexPort µWave is designed to offer true future-proof access, aggregation, and backhaul capacity without ever having to add on a second radio or climb a tower to achieve full-rate gigabit transmissions in the lower frequency spectrum from 11 to 38 GHz.
“We are honored to receive this award for outstanding innovation,” said Amir Makleff, president and CEO of BridgeWave. “The FlexPort µWave was developed to help address the bandwidth requirements of 4G and LTE networks. As more carriers look to migrate to higher capacity networks, products like our FlexPort µWave provide the ability to scale networks at operators' pace; efficiently managing their networks and controlling costs.”
“I congratulate BridgeWave for being honored with a 4GWE Product of the Year Award for their advancement of 4G technologies. The entire wireless industry looks forward to more innovative solutions from them in the coming year,” Carl Ford, founder and community developer, Crossfire Media.
“BridgeWave has proven they are committed to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace. 4GWE is delighted to bestow a Product of the Year Award to BridgeWave for their FlexPort µWave,” said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.
The Second Annual 4GWE Product of the Year Award winners will be featured on the 4GWE Website and published in its e–newsletter.
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About BridgeWave Communications
BridgeWave Communications is the leading supplier of high capacity 4G backhaul and gigabit wireless connectivity solutions. BridgeWave's carrier-grade, point-to-point wireless FlexPort® links provide a future-proof mobile backhaul solution for carriers and mobile operators looking to support 4G/LTE/WiMAX adoption. The company's 60 GHz and 80 GHz links offer up to ten times the bandwidth of comparably-priced lower-frequency license-free and licensed-band wireless links, while providing superior interference immunity and data security. Founded in 1999, BridgeWave is headquartered in Santa Clara, California. For more information, visit www.bridgewave.com.
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About Crossfire Media
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