Cable & Telecom

Avateq announces long-range wireless backhaul link details

MARKHAM – Avateq Corp., a Canada-based company, announced today the details of its long-range wireless backhaul link. The company said it will “achieve the world’s longest wireless backhaul point-to-point link, over 100 KMs, to enhance high-speed connectivity for Canadians in remote and rural communities,” according to a press release. “Using the physical layer of the Advanced Television Systems Committee 3.0 broadcast standard (ATSC 3.0), and available sub-1GHz frequencies, Avateq’s solution offers the most robust spectrum capacity available from remote and rural areas, increasing the achievable distance of backhaul hops for high throughput and low-latency broadband access,” Avateq's press release says....

Our industry and COVID-19

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