Aperto Networks' CEO to Speak on WiMAX at Prudential Equity
Broadband Wireless Investor Forum
Milpitas, CA - March 31, 2004 - Aperto Networks,
a leading provider of 802.16a-class broadband wireless access
systems, has been invited to present at the Broadband Wireless
Investor Forum hosted by Prudential Equity Group at the InterContinental
Hotel in New York, New York on April 1, 2004. Dr. Reza Ahy, Aperto's
chairman and CEO, will discuss Aperto Networks customer successes,
expansion into broader markets and the company's continued leadership
in the WiMAX Forum.
With the dramatic market acceptance of standards-based
Broadband Wireless Access (BWA) throughout the past year, the
industry is now at the crossroads of mass-market carrier deployment
of affordable, scalable and feature-rich wireless networks for
enterprise and consumer subscribers. Aperto's pioneering involvement
in industry wide standards and successful business formula allows
its 120 service provider customers to offer guaranteed Service
Level Agreements (SLA), large scale coverage and superior economics.
In tomorrow's session, Dr. Ahy will describe what
exciting steps lie ahead in the application of WiMAX certification
and Moore's Law in the wireless space, the convergence of multiple
wireless segments, and the achievement of breakthrough economics
to enable greater carrier and end-user adoption of wireless access
About Aperto Networks
Aperto Networks is a leading provider of 802.16a-class multiservice
broadband wireless access systems and a Board member of the WiMAX
Forum. The company was founded to provide a breakthrough
solution to one of today's critical network bottlenecks - last-mile
broadband access. The PacketWave®
system provides a family of base stations, subscriber units, and
associated radios and antennas in 2.5, 3.5 and 5 GHz frequency
bands for global point-to-point and point-to-multipoint deployments.
Its scalable systems and patented technologies support new wireless
builds and complement existing wireline broadband access technology.
Aperto systems have been deployed by service providers in 40 countries,
meeting their needs for ease of installation, IP-rich network
functionality and cost effectiveness, while enabling rapid provisioning
and interference resilient operation in dense urban to suburban
locations. The company is a founder and leading contributor to
IEEE 802.16a/d as well as to ETSI-BRAN standards. For more information
on Aperto Networks, go to www.apertonet.com.