Redline Communications Group Inc. ("Redline")(TSX and AIM: RDL), a leading provider of WiMAX and broadband wirelessinfrastructure products, today announced its RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX products have been awarded the WiMAX Forum Certified(R) mark for conformity to the IEEE 802.16e standards for Mobile WiMAX.
The RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX RPM (Redline Personal Modem) subscriber unit has passed the rigorous testing required for WiMAX Forum Certification, verifying that Redline products meet stringent requirements for performanceand reliability.
"Achieving the WiMAX Forum Certified mark for our RedMAX 4C subscriber devices further validates that our Mobile WiMAX products deliver the performance and interoperability that our customers need for a successful WiMAX network," said Majed Sifri, President and Chief Executive Officer, Redline Communications Inc. "As the first company to offer a complete WiMAX Forum Certified system, Redline has remained ahead of the crowd in the development of systems that meet and exceed WiMAX industry standards. Redline is now one of the few companies in the world with both Fixed and Mobile WiMAX products that have achieved WiMAX Forum Certification."
The RedMAX 4C RPM is the latest addition to Redline's proven high-performance, high-capacity WiMAX offerings. Incorporating Sequans'
SQN1130 Mobile WiMAX SOC (System on a Chip), the RPM is compliant with IEEE 802.16e-2005 standards for Mobile WiMAX, delivering fast and secure voice, video and data services to residential and SOHO subscribers and providing a profitable business model for operators.
"With today's announcement, Redline now offers five WiMAX products that have received the WiMAX Forum Certification mark," said Monica Paolini, of Senza Fili Consulting. "These milestones, combined with its global footprint of more than 160 trials and deployments of its RedMAX WiMAX products, has positioned Redline among the leaders in delivering true WiMAX technologies that meet carrier's needs."
"We chose Redline as our preferred technology partner based on its proven deployment experience, commitment to WiMAX interoperability, and ability to deliver solutions that meet the specific needs of our customers," said CP Gurnani, President, International Operations, Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of solutions and services to the telecommunications industry with
principal offices in the UK, United States, Germany, UAE, Egypt, Singapore, India, Thailand, Taiwan, Malaysia, Philippines, Canada & Australia. "WiMAX Forum Certification(R) of the RedMAX 4C RPM Mobile WiMAX device further validates Redline's leadership."
"We are really pleased to have had the opportunity to support Redline in achieving WiMAX Certification for RedMAX(TM) 4C. WiMAX Certification testing requires close collaboration and teamwork between the vendor engineering team and lab staff, which is why AT4 wireless would like to thank Redline for its support and great work during this process" said Jose Rodrigo, COO at AT4 wireless, Inc., the first North American-based certification test laboratory, accredited by the WiMAX Forum in 2007 conducting WiMAX Forum Certification Testing, including Radio and Protocol Conformance testing, Mobile Interoperability testing and Radiated Performance Testing (RPT).