SOURCE: BLiNQ Networks, Inc.

BLiNQ Networks, Inc.

November 13, 2012 12:12 ET

BLiNQ Introduces Small Cell Backhaul Solution for Mobile Networks

X-100 Is First in a Suite That Helps Operators Deliver High Bandwidth Data Services Cost-Effectively

PLANO, TX--(Marketwire - Nov 13, 2012) -  BLiNQ Networks Inc., the pioneer in small cell wireless backhaul solutions, today launched the X-100, the first product in BLiNQ's Small Cell Backhaul Suite of solutions. The X-100 is a rapidly scalable self-organizing system that eliminates capacity hotspots. Using innovative non-line-of-sight (NLOS) and point-to-multipoint technologies, BLiNQ's X-100 systems provide a ubiquitous and cost effective solution for heterogeneous network deployments. Operators are now able to deploy small cells exactly where they are needed while significantly reducing the time and expense associated with traditional backhaul solutions.

BLiNQ's patent pending solution provides carriers an easy-to-deploy, highly scalable backhaul service wherever they need to add capacity to meet the insatiable bandwidth demands of the mobile consumer. The solution is self-configuring and implements interference management technology to maximize capacity and reliability of wireless backhaul in true non-line-of-sight conditions.

The X-100 is a very cost effective solution providing 30% cost savings over line-of-sight microwave and millimeter wave solutions as well as 55% cost savings as compared to fiber optical backhaul. The solution is easily installed in less than 15 minutes by a single technician and is self-configuring, further reducing long term operating costs. The solution offers breakthrough capacity of 83 Mbps in 10 MHz bandwidth channel.

"The X-100 is the first product that we are introducing as part of BLiNQ's Backhaul Suite," said Mickey Miller, CEO and President of BLiNQ Networks. "Our patent-pending software solves a number of capacity challenges in the enterprise, telecom, and mobile infrastructures."

BLiNQ is rapidly gaining industry-wide recognition for its innovative small cell backhaul solution. The company was also recently named to the annual FierceWireless, "Fierce 15" list, designating it as one of the top privately-held wireless companies of the year.

The X100 is available in both low-cost licensed and non-exclusive licensed spectrum.

For more information:
X-100 Small Cell Backhaul Product Information

Why use non-line-of-sight (NLOS) technology in small cell applications?

The Small Cell Wireless Backhaul Business Case: Presents a financial model and comparative analysis between NLOS and LOS microwave and millimeter wave solutions in small cell backhaul.

NLOS Wireless Backhaul for Small Cell Base Stations: Total Cost of Ownership Comparison with Fiber - Presents the value proposition for NLOS backhaul and compares the cost to fiber optical solution.

Planning Non-Line-of-Sight Wireless Backhaul Networks: Outlines the planning process for NLOS wireless backhaul networks.

About BLiNQ Networks
BLiNQ Networks was founded in June 2010 after the acquisition of intellectual property and wireless assets from Nortel Networks. BLiNQ is a pioneer of wireless backhaul solutions that fundamentally changes the way mobile operators deliver mobile broadband services in urban areas. BLiNQ uses cost-effective sub-6 GHz TDD spectrum and unique and patent-pending Managed Adaptive Resource Allocation (MARA) technology to provide network-level intelligence, self-organizing network capabilities, and eliminates interference challenges to maximize spectral efficiency. BLiNQ is headquartered in Plano, TX with research and development facilities in Ottawa, Canada. For more information, please visit www.blinqnetworks.com.

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