Tranzeo Gets FCC Approval for 3.65GHz Band on Its 3.5GHz WiMAX Products
Tranzeo subscriber units now approved for deployment in U.S.
PITT MEADOWS, BRITISH COLUMBIA–(EMWNews – Aug. 19, 2008) – Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT), a premier manufacturer of wireless broadband and WiMAX communication systems, today announced that it has received Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approval for its 3.5GHz WiMAX subscriber units in the United States for the semi-licensed band from 3.65-3.7GHz. The FCC recently made this spectrum available for licensing by wireless ISPs.
The TR-WMX-3.5-N, TR-WMX-3.5-17, and TR-WMX-3.5-20 subscriber units are included in the FCC approval which will speed deployment of Tranzeo product in the U.S. via a growing number of WiMAX service providers and network operators.
The Tranzeo equipment for customer premises has been verified to be interoperable with leading WiMAX base station technologies including Redline’s RedMAX suite which has also been approved for this band by the FCC.
“Achieving regulatory approvals in the U.S. creates new opportunities for Tranzeo’s WiMAX equipment and our base station partners,” said Dave Gelvin, president of Tranzeo Wireless USA.
“Interoperability among WiMAX vendors is one of the most important criteria among operators when selecting their WiMAX technology,” said Kevin Suitor, Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Redline Communications Inc. “By testing products under the Redline Ecosystem Verification (REV) program, Redline, along with vendors like Tranzeo, can deliver a range of solutions to meet specific operators needs.”
Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc. (TSX:TZT) leads the wireless broadband industry as a premier manufacturer of high-performance wireless network equipment that allows communities and businesses to communicate without boundaries. Tranzeo’s optimum cost effectiveness, premium quality and responsive support have attracted a growing and devoted worldwide following of more than 2,465 dealers and 15 distributors. Tranzeo’s full spectrum of point-to-point and point-to-multipoint radios, WiMAX equipment, and mesh network solutions are designed for wireless internet service providers, governments, campuses, military, carriers, enterprise customers, and systems integrators around the globe. Headquartered in British Columbia, Canada, Tranzeo also has offices in San Diego, California and Shannon, Ireland. Visit www.tranzeo.com or phone 1.866.872.6936 for more information.
Forward Looking Statements
This press release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements relate to, among other things, plans and timing for the introduction or enhancement of our services and products, revenues, and other expectations. These statements reflect our current expectations and are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not limited to, changes in technology and changes in the wireless data communications market.
Tranzeo and the Tranzeo logo are registered trademarks of Tranzeo Wireless Technologies Inc.
Major Newsire & Press Release Distribution with Basic Starting at only $19 and Complete OTCBB / Financial Distribution only $89