Comsys Presents Mobile WiMAX/Cellular Convergence at ITU Hong Kong.
Participating in Both the WiMAX Forum[TM] Pavilion and the GSA (1) (Global mobile Suppliers Association, Sawbridgeworth, U.K., www.gsacom.com) A membership organization of suppliers of GSM products and services. Its goal is to promote GSM as the worldwide mobile communications standard. See GSM Association and GSM. Event
HONG KONG Hong Kong (hŏng kŏng), Mandarin Xianggang, special administrative region of China, formerly a British crown colony (2005 est. pop. 6,899,000), land area 422 sq mi (1,092 sq km), adjacent to Guangdong prov. -- Comsys Communication and Signal Processing, a leader in mobile wireless baseband solutions, will be presenting ComMAX[TM], its baseband processor for Mobile Internet convergence, at ITU (International Telecommunication Union, Geneva, Switzerland, www.itu.ch) A telecommunications standards body that is under the auspices of the United Nations. Comprising more than 185 member countries, the ITU sets standards for global telecom networks. Telecom World 2006, both in the WiMAX Forum[TM] pavilion and at the GSA event.
As a member of the Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA) as well as a member of the WiMAX Forum, Comsys is in a unique position to drive Mobile Internet convergence through its background and knowledge of both 3GSM cellular and Mobile WiMAX (IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, New York, www.ieee.org) A membership organization that includes engineers, scientists and students in electronics and allied fields. 802.16e) technologies. Building on its mature cellular baseband solutions, currently enabling multi-million handsets in the market, Comsys develops its 4G product offerings.
Integrating both Mobile WiMAX and Cellular technologies into a single baseband processor, the ComMAX SoC provides a converged Mobile WiMAX/Cellular solution targeting manufacturers of multimode terminals. Addressing the service similarities between 3GSM and Mobile WiMAX, ComMAX provides extensive power and cost savings at both chip and handset levels, and is a cost-effective path towards seamless 4G services. The processor and accompanying reference designs will be available in the market during 2007.
Comsys Communication and Signal Processing Ltd. develops the industry's leading integrated digital baseband solutions for Mobile WiMAX, UMTS (Universal Mobile Telecommunications System) The GSM implementation of the 3G wireless phone system. Part of IMT-2000, UMTS provides service in the 2 GHz band and offers global roaming and personalized features. , EGPRS See EDGE. (EDGE), GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) The first high-speed digital data service provided by cellular carriers that used the GSM technology. GPRS added a packet-switched channel to GSM, which uses dedicated, circuit-switched channels for voice conversations. and GSM networks.
Comsys' offerings range from system IP for multimode 3G cellular terminals to a fully mobile WiMAX baseband processor (802.16e), offered to silicon and handset manufacturers. Comsys' evolution to 4G includes an OFDM/A baseband processor with a flexible architecture and low power consumption, designed to support current and future mobile WiMAX profiles and future 3GPP-LTE. Companies such as Texas Instruments, Quanta Computers and Datang Microelectronics choose Comsys to benefit excellent performance, accelerated time-to-market and reduced silicon costs. For further information, please visit our website at www.comsysmobile.com