Berne, 26 February 2007
WiMAX is specially configured for high data rates. WiMAX is a communications technology which, like GSM and UMTS, supplies customers with voice and data services from a central antenna, which makes its particularly suitable for rural areas.
Swisscom experts will be supported by apprentices in the approximately 30 household installations. Testing this innovative technology has an additional advantage of allowing Swisscom the chance to offer its apprentices training in a future-oriented field.