Nokia Will Deploy WiMax for Sprint Nextel

Sprint Nextel It has awarded to Nokia the deployment of its WiMAX network in Texas, with that expected to give broadband wireless Internet to 100 million customers nationwide by the end of 2008.

Nokia will be used for the construction of the network their base stations Flexi WiMAX, they have the advantage of its small size and modular design, as well as its resistance to adverse weather, low power consumption and ease of installation.

To take advantage of the ability of this 4G network, Nokia will also develop mobile WiMAX coinciding with the operation of the network.