SOURCE: Trango Broadband Wireless

August 29, 2006 08:00 ET

Community Broadband Chooses Trango to Power Central Oregon's Wireless Network

Providing up to 300 Mbps of Aggregate Throughput and Effectively Eliminating the Infamous "Last-Mile" for Central Oregon Customers

SAN DIEGO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 29, 2006 -- Trango Broadband Wireless, an industry leader in high-performance wireless products and backhaul solutions, today announced that Community Broadband, an Oregon-based wireless Internet service provider, began deploying the Access5830 Point-to-Multipoint access points and Atlas FOX subscriber units for broadband access in April 2006. Community Broadband continues to scale their network using Trango equipment in order to eventually provide all of Central Oregon with low-cost, high-bandwidth, wireless Internet service.

"The Trango radios are providing the performance and reliability levels needed in order to accomplish our goal to provide service to Central Oregon's business and residential community," said Dan Devlin, CEO of Community Broadband. "Community Broadband utilizes WiMAX distribution technology to deliver high-throughput bandwidth that extends more than 1,000 square miles from our Operating Center in Redmond."

Trango products offer ease of installation and unsurpassed channel flexibility that allow the Wireless Internet Service Provider (WISP) to deploy and scale their networks as demand increases, while sustaining the level of service their customers expect.

"We are pleased to welcome Community Broadband to our large family of successfully deployed Trango product-based WISPs and we will support them in any way possible to help ensure their success," said Zdravko Divjak, President and CEO of Trango Broadband Wireless.

About Trango Broadband Wireless

Trango Broadband Wireless is a privately held corporation headquartered in San Diego, CA where it conducts product development, manufacturing, marketing and distribution activities. The company is on the forefront of innovation in the areas of wireless high-speed access, WiMAX-ready products, mesh networks, VoIP and emerging platforms such as wireless IPTV. Product specifications and pricing are subject to change. For more information: www.trangobroadband.com.

About Community Broadband

Community Broadband is a new breed of Internet Service Provider, delivering secure Internet connections, high-grade telephone-over-the-Internet, hosted Internet service and custom network solutions to the Central Oregon business and residential community (with a special emphasis on those areas that are currently underserved). For more information: www.communitybroadband.com.

Contact Information

  • Trango Contact:
    Sherri Clement
    Marketing Communications Manager
    (858) 653-3900, ext. 253 (T)
    (858) 621-2725 (F)
    Email Contact

    Community Broadband Contact:
    Kevin Warner
    President
    4874 S Hwy 97
    Redmond, OR 97756
    Email Contact