Sunday, September 11, 2005

WiMax in Cyberjaya


10 Sept 2005
By Delon

Multimedia Development Corporation Sdn Bhd (MDC) to start trial run of WiMAX soon.

THE WiMAX broadband technology will be implemented on a trial run in Cyberjaya and Putrajaya at the end of this month.

MDC chief executive officer Datuk Dr Mohamed Arif Nun told StarBiz yesterday that the trial run, which would cost less than RM3mil, would be completed at the end of the year.

WiMAX, which is regarded as an improvement over the WiFI technology, is capable of providing cost-effective wireless access to users at a range of several kilometres.