Ceragon claims to double the capacity of Microwave Transmission rates
4 December, 2012
Currently the FibeAir IP-20C system is in trials at selected customers, and is scheduled to be released for general availability in Q1 2013
Ceragon Networks announced today the launch of its new generation of packet radio solutions, FibeAir IP-20C, is the only microwave radio to offer a virtual fiber solution in licensed bands. FibeAir IP-20C features a breakthrough multi-core technology that employs a parallel radio processing engine to double the link performance.
According to the company, FibeAir IP-20C operates in the 6-42 GHz frequency range and gives a guaranteed 2Gbps radio throughput in a single 56/60MHz channel. It includes Parallel radio processing engine to double performance, unique 4X4 LoS MIMO and 2048 QAM modulation. The product is built around Ceragon’s own baseband modem and RFIC technologies. Currently in trials at selected customers, the FibeAir IP-20C is scheduled to be released for general availability in Q1 2013.
Ceragon from Tel-Aviv is a wireless backhaul specialist. The company’s sales for the first 9 months of 2012 totale $355 million. Lately Chief Executive Officer Ira Palti said he is favoring Africa over the U.S. and Europefor sales growth, after two orders from the continent. “Africa is one of the hottest telecom growing regions, and an area we can focus on, especially given today’s economy around the world. Europe is recovering very slowly and same with the U.S.”