4th Generation Wireless Broadband
WiMAX the next-generation of wireless technology.It is designed to enable global, high-speed Internet access to the devices including notebook PCs, handsets, smartphones, and consumer electronics such as gaming devices, cameras, camcorders, music players, and more. As the fourth generation (4G) of wireless technology, WiMAX delivers low-cost, open networks and is the first all IP mobile Internet solution enabling efficient and scalable networks for data, video, and voice.
BSNL is the first telecom operator in the country to have launched the Mobile WiMAX service.
AVIAT (formerly Harris Stratex) has provided the technology for the Mobile WiMAX (Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access).
BSNL is Providing the WiMAX technology in Kerala, offering a wireless broadband internet speed of up to 37 mbps, with 900 BTS (Base Transmitting Stations) in order to cover the whole of the state,