SOURCE: E-Band Communications Corp.

E-Band Communications Corp.

February 23, 2013 22:01 ET

E-Band Communications Launches Production of Small-Cell Wireless Backhaul System

'E-Link Mini' Is Industry's Smallest E-Band Radio for LTE Networks

SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 23, 2013) - E-Band Communications, manufacturer of the world's highest performance 80 GHz backhaul solutions for 4G/LTE networks, has launched production of a next-generation small cell backhaul wireless system, E-Link Mini. This new low-cost system positions E-Band as one of the first in the industry to offer a commercial millimeter-wave ultra-high capacity backhaul radio for small cells in the exploding LTE market.

The E-Link Mini integrates highly efficient adaptive modulation and coding and provides the highest system gain small-cell backhaul radio operating in the 71-86 GHz band. The E-Link Mini uses a single 250 MHz channel to deliver 1,000Mbps capacity. The E-Link Mini incorporates the latest innovations in radio, antenna, and switching technologies into a very small package optimized for mobile/LTE small-cell backhaul.

"The new features propel the E-Link Mini into a leading position in performance, range, and link availability," said Saul Umbrasas, head of Sales & Marketing of E-Band. "This achievement is the result of many years of experience by E-Band's team designing industry-leading millimeter-wave systems."

The explosive demand for mobile broadband is forcing the industry toward high-capacity 4G/LTE networks, and small cells have become a critical component of the digital consumption landscape as mobile operators strive to deliver high-quality consumer experiences. E-Band's innovative E-Link Mini is ideal for wireless carriers seeking to boost their capacity and competitive edge.

"The unveiling of our new small-cell radio provides the operator with a complete E-band solution for carrier backhaul networks. From the ultra-low latency E-Link 1000Q, to the transport and macro-cell backhaul radio, E-Link Eagle, that is software configurable from 100Mbps to 3,000Mbps, and now to the edge of the network with a low-cost and small footprint radio the E-Link Mini," said Umbrasas.

E-Band Communication representatives will be showcasing the E-Link Mini at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona February 25-28, 2013.

About E-Band Communications

E-Band Communications is a leading manufacturer of 70/80GHz ultra-high capacity backhaul solutions in the world. Our renowned 4G Evolution Series provides up to 3Gbps throughput with highest output power in the industry. Leading carriers, businesses and government agencies use E-Band radios in 3G/4G, LTE, mobile backhaul, military and private networks. For more information please visit http://www.e-band.com/.

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