fixed wireless

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fixed wireless

The point-to-point transmission over the air between stationary devices. Fixed wireless is typically used for "last mile" connectivity to buildings, and it implies high-speed (broadband) transmission. Contrast with mobile wireless. See WISP.
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France Telecom has formed a partnership with Aperto Networks, a California-based company that develops fixed broadband wireless access (F-BWA) systems.
operators begin to deploy fixed broadband wireless service in secondary markets, we can supply proven, reliable systems that provide cost-effective solutions to meet their ROI objectives," said Michael D.