Warwick gets WiMAX through Konnex Networks
FREEDOM4 has signed a reseller partnership with internet service provider, Konnex Networks, for its WiMAX services in Warwick. Following the recent trials of WiMAX in the area, Konnex will supply sales and back-up services to both the business and consumer markets across the Warwick and Leamington Spa area.
WiMAX provides high speed internet access without wires or the need for a fixed BT line. Offering faster upload speeds than traditional ADSL and simple installation, WiMAX is easy to use and ideal for those that need to send and receive large amounts of data.
Initially offering FREEDOM4’s high-powered wireless broadband product set, Konnex will also be expanding the offering to provide value-added services to assist business clients with their data needs such as, WiFi solutions, network design, web building and customer support in both Warwick and Leamington Spa as well as FREEDOM4’s other areas of coverage.
“We are truly excited at the prospect of offering such groundbreaking technology to people in the Warwick area,“ comments Mike Harrison, Managing Director of Konnex Networks. “As one of only three cities in the UK to have this high-powered internet access, we look forward to passing on all of the benefits that WiMAX offers to our customers.”
Brendan O’Rourke, Chief Operating Officer at FREEDOM4, adds, “Following highly successful trials of our service in Warwick, we are delighted to partner with Konnex to offer commercial services to the local community and to our other WiMAX-enabled cities.”
FREEDOM4, a joint venture between Pipex and Intel Capital, is a provider of personal wireless broadband services without boundaries. With a national licence to deploy WiMAX services in the 3.6 GHz band, FREEDOM4 is working closely with businesses and local authorities to build the necessary infrastructure to provide broadband wireless internet access across the UK.
FREEDOM4 has partnerships with some of the leading names in wireless technologies and telecommunications, including Airspan Networks, Nokia Siemens Networks, Ericsson, and National Grid Wireless to provide WiMAX services to nomadic workers, businesses and SoHos via a scalable and resilient network.
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