According to Reuters, Pipex is due to announce the launch of its plans in around four weeks. WiMax would be rolled out across the city instages. US firm Airspan Networks, the company which is testing WiMAX for Pipex, is to provide the base stations for the Pipex-funded project.
Pipex has said it plans to roll out WiMAX in eight
WiMAX is the radio frequency wireless metropolitan-area network standard, offering a longer range that WiFi of up to 50km.