Enforta launches WiMAX in two cities, more coming soon

31 May 2007

Enforta, a Russian broadband provider, has commissioned a WiMAX network and launched services in the regional capitals of Voronezh and Penza. Networks in the cities of Ulyanovsk, Tula, and Yaroslavl are also operational and awaiting final regulatory consent to launch, whilst services in Krasnoyarsk and Samara will be commissioned during June and July, the company announced. Enforta also expects to begin deploying Alvarion’s ‘Breezemax 5200’ WiMAX network equipment upon obtaining final regulatory approval in the third quarter of this year. Enforta plans to launch WiMAX services in an additional eight cities during the second half of 2007.