Enter the dragon

10 Jul 2008

Sprint Nextel has selected DragonWave to provide the backhaul solution for its Xohm WiMAX services. Sprint will initially deploy DragonWave’s IP-based Horizon Compact and Horizon Duo Ethernet products in Baltimore, Washington and Chicago. DragonWave’s Ethernet microwave radios will provide Sprint with carrier-grade backhaul delivery and maximum 1.6Gbps full duplex wire speed connectivity. DragonWave will join FiberTower which has also been contracted by Sprint to deploy commercial Ethernet services for Xohm’s backhaul.

United States, Sprint Corporation (now part of T-Mobile US)