Provided by: RG Journals of Scientific Research
Date Added: Oct 2012
The full form of WiMax is worldwide interoperability for Microwave Access. This is a communication technology that has a data transmission using various transmission modes from transportable and totally mobile internet access to point to multi-point links. This technology can provide up to 72 Mbit/s satellite broadband speeds while there is no requirement for cables. This technology is predicated on IEEE802.16 standard. WiMAX offers Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) up to 50 km for mounted stations, and 5 to 15km for mobile stations.