AT&T plans to offer a wireless broadband trial based on WiMax technology in Atlanta in the fourth quarter of this year, Telephony Online reports.
AT&T has run one trial in Middleton NJ.
The publication quoted at AT&T spokesman as saying that AT&T would install four towers in downtown Atlanta for the trial.
WiMax technology delivers data and information at up to 75 megabits per second across a range of up to 30 miles. WiFi, on the other hand, has range of just a few hundred feet.
For details, see: telephonyonline.com/wimax/news/att_wimax_atlanta_061505/