Report on Wimax

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Introduction
WiMAX technology has been approved by Bangladesh Government in last quater of 2008 in Bangladesh. Use of this technology has been increased through the passage of time. WiMAX combines the performance of Wi-Fi with the range and quality of service (QOS) of a carrier-grade cellular technology. WiMAX networks can be as small as single base stations with a few subscriber units, to much larger networks with thousands of users. 4G WiMAX gives us incredibly fast wireless access to the internet from four to ten times faster than 3G wireless. WiMAX technology will allow the subscribers to enjoy the amazing experience of high speed internet along with data, voice and video.There are few WiMAX service provider in Bangladesh, among them OLLO is newly came in market. In our report we focused on WiMAX technology based on the company OLLO’s various aspect of technological term.

About WiMAX
WiMAX, meaning Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access, is a telecommunications technology that provides wireless transmission of data using a variety of transmission modes, from point-to-multipoint links to portable and fully mobile internet access. The technology provides up to 10 Mbit/s broadband speeds without the need for cables. The technology is based on the IEEE 802.16 standard (also called Broadband Wireless Access). The WiMAX forum describes WiMAX as "a standards-based technology enabling the delivery of last mile wireless broadband access as an alternative to cable and DSL".

How WiMAX works
The working method of WiMAX is little bit different from Wi-Fi network, because Wi-Fi computer can be connected through LAN card, router, or hotspot, while the connectivity of WiMAX network constitutes of two parts. First of one is WiMAX Tower or booster which also known as WiMAX base station and another one is WiMAX Receiver which is called Customer Premise Equipment or CPE. If we think about WiMAX network then we see that there is a similarity with cell...
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