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Peterstar launches WVNO in Russia with Start Telecom

February 20, 2008, SAINT PETERSBURG (WiMAX Day). The Russian telecommunications company Peterstar (a subsidiary of the Moscow-based WiMAX operator Synterra) announced last week that it will begin to provide WiMAX services in St Petersburg. According to a company press ... continue...

Orange links with Synterra to become WiMAX VNO in Russia

January 10, 2008, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). The Russian wireless broadband carrier Synterra announced today an agreement with Orange Business Services, a subsidiary of France Telecom, to launch "mini" WiMAX networks across the Moscow region. The deal is one ... continue...

KT and Sumitomo bet on Uzbekistan WiMAX

October 30, 2007, TASHKENT (WiMAX Day). The Japanese company Sumitomo Corp and Korea Telecom announced today the acquisition of two companies in Uzbekistan for a total of ¥ 8 billion yen (US$69.6 million). The acquisitions will enable Sumitomo ... continue...

Synterra selects Alcatel-Lucent for regional WiMAX in Russia

July 10, 2007, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). Russian WiMAX network operator Synterra announced last week a strategic partnership with Alcatel-Lucent. Synterra issued a tender bid in May for companies to deliver substantial WiMAX infrastructure based on 802.16e standards. Alcatel-Lucent was ... continue...

Synterra bids on GSM spectrum

June 20, 2007, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). In the far east of Russia, WiMAX network operator Synterra is said to be bidding on 60 regional GSM licenses, according to a report in the Vladivostok Times. Synterra plans to combine ... continue...

Synterra proposes MVNO model for WiMAX in Russia

April 23, 2007, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). The vast territory of the Russian Federation poses a formidable challenge to any telecommunications network. In an effort to jump-start the deployment of WiMAX throughout the expansive Russian territory, WiMAX provider Synterra ... continue...

Green lights for WiMAX from Madurai to Moscow

January 12, 2007, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). An increasing number of cities and municipalities around the world are turning to WiMAX technology to provide data transport in the management of road congestion and traffic analysis. This week, Russian WiMAX operator ... continue...

PromSvyazKapital acquires WiMAX operator Synterra

November 23, 2006, MOSCOW (WiMAX Day). The private Russian investment and media holding company PromSvyazKapital announced last week that it acquired 100% of the share capital of Synterra, the third largest telecommunications network provider and largest WiMAX service ... continue...
 

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