CATV operator to launch WiMAX in 3Q06

20 Dec 2005

Venezuelan cable TV operator Omnivision has contracted Samsung Electronics to deploy a WiMAX wireless broadband network offering connectivity at speeds of up to 3Mbps. Under the deal, Samsung is to provide Omnivision with WiBro-enabled handsets and other equipment, and will roll out the service in Caracas in the third quarter of 2006, with six other major cities to follow by end-2009.