- CityLink first to bring true WiMAX broadband wireless communications
services to businesses and residents in Cambodia -
TORONTO, March 18 /CNW/ - Redline Communications Group Inc., (TSX and
AIM: RDL) a leading provider of standards-based WiMAX and broadband wireless
infrastructure products, today announced that CityLink, the largest Internet
Service Provider in Cambodia, has chosen Redline's WiMAX Forum Certified(TM)
RedMAX(TM) products for its multi-city WiMAX network.
CityLink has initiated its two-city, phased deployment in Cambodia's
capital city of Phnom Penh and is currently serving hundreds of business and
residential subscribers. CityLink allows its WiMAX subscribers to choose from
a variety of service packages, including WiMAX@Night, WiMAX@Home and WiMAX
Unlimited. The internet service provider plans to extend its RedMAX network to
the well established tourist city of Siem Reap, serving thousands of
subscribers in 2008, and to extend its network to an additional ten cities in
"To meet growing demand for broadband services throughout Cambodia,
CityLink required a WiMAX solution that could support a high capacity of users
while enabling us to deliver the service packages that meet our customers'
needs," said Rotha Chhay, Chief Executive Officer, CityLink. "Redline's true
open WiMAX system, with its ease of installation, enabled us to quickly and
cost-effectively integrate RedMAX with our existing wired network and
immediately offer WiMAX services to our subscribers."
CityLink is among the latest service providers in Asia to adopt WiMAX
technologies to expand its existing communications networks. The CityLink
deployment is being managed by ECOMM Tech, a systems integrator and Redline
Certified Silver Partner.
"Redline has helped carriers around the world to install and deploy
reliable, profitable WiMAX networks to deliver the advanced services its
customers need," said Kevin Suitor, Vice President, Marketing & Business
Development, Redline Communications Group Inc. "There are now more than 150
deployments of our WiMAX Forum Certified RedMAX products worldwide, 49 of
which are revenue-generating commercial networks. Working with ECOMM Tech,
CityLink has planned a professional WiMAX network that we expect will generate
a rapid return on investment."
"Redline's RedMAX WiMAX offering have proven to be a cost-effective and
reliable solution for expanding and enhancing communications networks," said
Benjamin Fang, Business Manager, ECOMM Tech. "CityLink's well-planned WiMAX
strategy will enable its customers to benefit from true broadband access."
Redline's RedMAX(TM) Family
Redline's RedMAX family of WiMAX solutions includes the world's first
complete system to receive the WiMAX Forum Certified(TM) mark for conformance
to the WiMAX standards for performance and interoperability. Redline's
carrier-class RedMAX Base Station (AN-100U) supports voice, video, and
prioritized data traffic, enabling long-range, high-capacity wireless
broadband networks. Redline's WiMAX products also include the RedMAX Indoor
Subscriber Unit (SU-I) and Outdoor Subscriber Unit (SU-O) designed for
enterprise and residential services. The RedMAX Management Suite enables
operators to monitor and control the network, ensuring high service
availability. Redline is maintaining its WiMAX leadership with the expansion
of its RedMAX family to include products for additional frequency bands,
applications and standards.
RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX Platform
The RedMAX 4C is the latest addition to Redline's family of WiMAX
products. Operating in the 2.5 GHz and 3.5 GHz spectrum bands, RedMAX 4C is
designed to conform to the requirements for 802.16e Certification Wave 2,
which is the WiMAX Forum's official certification program for Mobile WiMAX.
Supporting a high concentration of subscribers, it enables operators to
realize a rapid return on their WiMAX investment, with a low total cost of
ownership. The RedMAX 4C includes a modular, standardized (micro)TCA (micro
Telecommunications Computing Architecture) chassis base station that is small,
lightweight and easy to deploy. RedMAX 4C will also include a suite of indoor
and outdoor fixed and portable end-user devices including laptops, mobile
handsets and PDAs.
CityLink is Cambodia's largest Internet Service Provider, providing users
with advance technical expertise for a great internet experience. Its internet
access network is vast and fast. For a competitive price, customers can feel
assure that they are receiving a stable and secure connection. Its product
offerings include: straight forward Internet VISA card, Dial Up post paid,
ADSL@home, Acad-ADSL@home, ADSL Unlimited, ADSL Plus, Lease Line, VPN, and
Hosting Services as well as its new WiMAX services. For more information:
About ECOMM Tech
Ecomm Tech is a multi-faceted technical centre that effectively delivers
the very best in technical support as well as Information Services solutions
to its clients. EComm Tech employs many of the state-of-the-art technologies
seen in the headlines of newspapers and technical journals today. For more
information, visit: www.ecomm-tech.com
About Redline Communications
Redline Communications (www.redlinecommunications.com) is the leading
provider of fixed and mobile standards-based wireless broadband solutions.
Redline's RedMAX(TM) WiMAX Forum Certified(TM) system, RedMAX 4C Mobile
WiMAX(TM) products, and its award-winning RedCONNEX(TM) and RedACCESS(TM)
families of broadband wireless infrastructure products enable service
providers and other network operators to cost-effectively deliver
high-bandwidth services, including voice, video and data communications.
Redline is committed to maintaining its wireless industry leadership with the
continued development of WiMAX and other advanced wireless broadband products.
With more than 100,000 installations in 85 countries, and a global network of
over 170 partners, Redline's experience and expertise helps service providers,
enterprises and government organizations roll out wireless broadband networks
to support advanced communications.
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