Trango and Wavesat to Provide WiMAX Compliant Solutions

Trango Broadband Wireless, an industry leader in high-performance wireless products and backhaul solutions, today announced it is working with Wavesat as a WiMAX compliant technology partner for the development of Trango’s next generation WiMAX-based products.

In reference to the engineering decision to go with Wavesat as a technology partner, Zdravko Divjak, President and CEO of Trango Broadband Wireless, had this to say; “We evaluated a number of chipset vendors and Wavesat came out on top with the most complete and established WiMAX Forum CertifiedTM portfolio offering the best performance at a competitive price point. We took the time necessary to ensure that we were choosing the best solution for our customers. Wavesat’s WiMAX chipsets fit well with Trango’s product roadmap for high-performance, cost-effective, fixed-wireless products.”

Trango’s choice to partner with Wavesat will bring WiMAX a family of products for next generation wireless connectivity which are easily deployable and support indoor self-install business models for service providers.

“We are excited that a market leading player such as Trango joins Wavesat’s growing number of innovative partners,” commented Michel Guay, President and CEO of Wavesat. “Our company visions and product road maps fit very well together and we look forward to see the benefits of our partnership in upcoming product releases. We look forward to a long term association with Trango.”

The first product in the Trango Next Generation WiMAX series will be commercially available in Q1 of 2007.

About Trango Broadband Wireless
Trango Broadband Wireless is a privately held corporation headquartered in San Diego, CA where it conducts product development, manufacturing, marketing and distribution activities. The company is on the forefront of innovation in the areas of wireless high-speed access, WiMAX-ready products, mesh networks, VoIP and emerging platforms such as wireless IPTV. Product specifications and pricing are subject to change.

About Wavesat
Wavesat is a privately held fabless semiconductor company developing WiMAX chipsets, software and reference designs, enabling OEMs and ODMs to be first to market with high performance and cost effective WiMAX compliant solutions. Wavesat provides solutions for each WiMAX market segment: from backhaul to DSL extension with 802.16-2004 Fixed OFDM solutions; to high speed connectivity for laptop mobility with 802.16e OFDM EvolutiveTM products; to full mobility with the upcoming 802.16e sOFDMA UMobileTM product portfolio for WiBro/WiMAX applications.