Equipment vendor Alvarion has announced that it has been contracted by Chunghwa Telecom to deploy a WiMAX network in Yilan County, Taiwan. Alvarion will work in tandem with Nortel Networks subsidiary eASPNet to roll out networks covering Lodong Town, Yilan City, and popular areas in the Yilan County. The network will be built using Alvarion’s 4Motion Mobile WiMAX solution and managed by eASPNet. Tony Wu, CEO at eASPNet, said, ‘As a leading integrated services operator in Taiwan, Chunghwa Telecom is continuously looking to introduce new cutting edge services in the market. WiMAX technology will enable them to deliver this unique mobile broadband network to the local government.’ The network is being deployed as part of the M-Taiwan programme.