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Swiss auction regional WiMAX spectrum

November 2, 2007, BIEL-BIENNE (WiMAX Day). The Federal Office of Communications (OFCOM) in Switzerland announced that it will issue  licenses for 3.6 GHz WiMAX spectrum on a regional level. OFCOM has already auctioned national licenses in the 3400 ... continue...

Swisscom completes Fastweb purchase

May 16, 2007, ZURICH (WiMAX Day). Swisscom AG announced that it has completed the acquisition of shares in Italian alternative telecoms provider Fastweb SpA. Swisscom has acquired 82.4% of the shares in Fastweb for a total of €4.2 ... continue...

Swisscom begins WiMAX trial in Boltigen

May 3, 2007, BERN (WiMAX Day). The Swiss telecommunications operator Swisscom announced the successful launch this week of a field trial using the latest mobile WiMAX equipment based on the IEEE 802.16e-2005 standard. According to a Swisscom press ... continue...

Swisscom tests WiMAX in Berne

February 27, 2007, BERNE (WiMAX Day). Swiss telecommunications operator Swisscom announced yesterday that it will begin WiMAX field trials in April in the region of Boltigen. The company said in a press release that “its installation in around ... continue...

Swiss regulator plans auction of 3.5 GHz WiMAX licenses

December 6, 2006, BIEL-BIENNE (WiMAX Day). The Federal Office of Communications (OFCOM) in Switzerland yesterday announced a tender offer for two national Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) licences. According to a statement made by OFCOM yesterday, the licences are ... continue...
 

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