SOURCE: DoceoTech Inc.

June 07, 2007 16:04 ET

WiMAX Forum® Certified Training Program Launches

Expert-Developed WiMAX Training Program Designed to Educate Business and Technical Audiences to Expand Global WiMAX Ecosystem

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - June 7, 2007) - The WiMAX Forum®, together with DoceoTech, Inc. and Informa Telecoms & Media, today announced the formal launch of the WiMAX Forum Certified Training Program, a broad range of WiMAX Forum-branded education programs to serve the global WiMAX industry. This exclusive program is comprised of a suite of courses designed for both business and highly technical audiences, providing offerings ranging from introductory technology content to in-depth cellular planning and methodologies to ensure quality assurance. Developed in conjunction with and endorsed by the WiMAX Forum, the industry association responsible for certification of WiMAX products and promoting WiMAX industry growth and development, the WiMAX Forum Certified Training Program courses will be taught in all regions of the world.

The WiMAX Forum Certified Training programs will be delivered by DoceoTech and Informa training specialists during WiMAX Forum-sponsored trade shows, member conferences, on-site training, and in numerous other regional venues. Companies interested in receiving the professional certification may do so by purchasing available program bundles from DoceoTech and Informa. For more information about the WiMAX Forum Certified Training Program course offerings or to learn how to attend or schedule an upcoming training, visit:

"The WiMAX Forum Certified Training Program brings together the industry's most knowledgeable training experts in DoceoTech and Informa to offer WiMAX Forum members and other ecosystem providers the industry's only WiMAX Forum Certified Training curriculum that will equip industry professionals with the necessary knowledge for successful WiMAX network implementations," said Ron Resnick, president of the WiMAX Forum. "A quality education program of WiMAX technology is essential to its commercialization and success as the global choice for delivery of wireless broadband services."

Initially several course offerings are available to WiMAX Forum members and other WiMAX technology providers, including: WiMAX Explained; WiMAX Technology and Applications; WiMAX 802.16e: Broadband Wireless Standards; and RF Network Engineer Certification Boot Camp.

About the WiMAX Forum

The WiMAX Forum® is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization formed to certify and promote the compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products based upon the harmonized IEEE 802.16/ETSI HiperMAN standard. A WiMAX Forum goal is to accelerate the introduction of these systems into the marketplace. WiMAX Forum Certified™ products are interoperable and support broadband fixed, nomadic, portable and mobile services. Along these lines, the WiMAX Forum works closely with service providers and regulators to ensure that WiMAX Forum Certified systems meet customer and government requirements. Through the WiMAX Forum Global Congress Events Series of premier trade shows and conferences, the WiMAX Forum is committed to offering a hands-on business and education experience with meaningful networking opportunities to drive worldwide adoption of WiMAX technology and deliver wireless broadband Internet services anytime, anywhere.

"WiMAX Forum" is a registered trademark of the WiMAX Forum. "WiMAX," the WiMAX Forum logo, "WiMAX Forum Certified," and the WiMAX Forum Certified logo are trademarks of the WiMAX Forum. All other trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

About DoceoTech, Inc.

DoceoTech, Incorporated is a Danville, California provider of technical knowledge-transfer solutions on wireless broadband topics. DoceoTech creates and distributes practical wireless certification courses, including the WiMAX Forum® Certified Training program, as well as courses on IEEE® 802.xx wireless standards, and custom training solutions. DoceoTech distributes classroom and e-learning programs in the Americas, Europe and Asia through a network of resellers and training delivery partners. DoceoTech's faculty are listed authors of 55 patents, have written five IEEE Press reference books, and are principal creators and authors of the technologies and standards in their fields of concentration. For more information, see

About Informa Telecoms & Media

Informa Telecoms & Media is the leading provider of market intelligence and strategic services to the global telecoms and media markets. From large exhibitions to focused conferences, Informa Telecoms & Media brings the industry together to enable progress within the dynamic telecoms and media markets. With more than 200 annual events attended by more than 100,000 executives, Informa Telecoms and Media is the world's leading conference and exhibition organizer in the telecoms and media sector.

Through its team of more than 100 analysts and researchers, Informa Telecoms & Media also produces and distributes business information products using innovative formats and powerful channels that meet the real business needs of their customers. Informa Telecoms & Media's research services, reports and databases guide the decisions of blue chip clients around the world.

Contact Information

  • For more information, contact:
    Sarah Lawton
    GolinHarris for WiMAX Forum
    Email Contact

    Ron Laney
    (408) 691-2844
    DoceoTech, Inc.
    Email Contact

    Alan Mayne
    +44 (0)1483 861458
    Informa Telecoms & Media
    Email Contact