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WiMAX: The Technology & the Business Case

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Executive Summary

WiMAX has been hyped out of proportion. Vested interest on the part of Intel has led to a degree of mis-interpretation of what the primary players in the UK would cite as the principle benefits of the technology in application. Intel has invested in the technology in order to protect its massive investment in WiMAX research and development that is to feature in their emerging chipsets. Interestingly, partnerships with Clearwire and Sprint Nextel in the United States that were intended to stimulate mass market acceptance of WiMAX have collapsed with the Network Operators realising a potentially poor return on investment.

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