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IEEE802.16 WiMax - WiMAN Resources

IEEE 802.16 is a series of Wireless Broadband standards authored by the IEEE. IEEE 802.16 is written by a working group established by IEEE Standards Board in 1999 to develop standards for the global deployment of broadband Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks. The Workgroup is a unit of the IEEE 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee.

Although the 802.16 family of standards is officially called WirelessMAN in IEEE, it has been commercialized under the name “WiMAX” (from "Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access") by the industry alliance called the WiMAX Forum. The mission of the Forum is to promote and certify compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products based on the IEEE 802.16 standards.

The most popular implementation of the IEEE 802.16 standard is the Mobile WirelessMAN originally defined by the 802.16e-2005 amendment that is now in process of being deployed around the world in more than 140 countries by more than 475 operators. - Wikipedia

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802.16 News |
From Broadband Wireless Exchange magazine, covering news, products, stories, white papers, research reports, and more.

802.16e vs. 802.20 |
In Wi-Fi Planet, by Vikki Lipset.

Accelerating WiMAX System Design with FPGAs |
White paper from Altera.

Concept of Secure Wireless Metropolitan Area Network (SWMAN) in a Mobile Computing Environment |
Abstract by John J. Laskar.

Consensus IEEE 802.16 Standard Marks Maturation of Broadband Wireless Access Industry |
Abstract from Roger B. Marks.

Deploying License-Exempt WiMAX Solutions |
White paper from Intel.

IEEE Extends WirelessMAN (TM) Broadband Wireless Metropolitan Area Network Standard to Support Residential Applications |
From IEEE.

IEEE Standard 802.16: A Technical Overview of the WirelessMAN™ Air Interface for Broadband Wireless Access |
Abstract from Roger Marks.

IEEE 802.16 Published Standards and Drafts |
From the IEEE 802 LAN/MAN Standards Committee.

IEEE 802.16 Standards Crystallize the Fixed Broadband Wireless Access Industry |
Abstract from Roger Marks.

IEEE Standard 802.16: A Technical Overview of the WirelessMAN™ |
Abstract by Carl Eklund, Roger B. Marks, Kenneth L. Stanwood, and Stanley Wang.

IEEE 802.16 Tutorial |
Frequency domain equalization for 2-11 GHz broadband wireless systems.

IEEE 802.16 Working Group on Broadband Wireless Access Standards |
Developing the IEEE 802.16 WirelessMAN® Standard for Wireless Metropolitan Area Networks.

Performance Analysis of the IEEE 802.16 Wireless Metropolitan Area Network |
Abstract from the IEEE Computer Society digital library.

SDR Architecture Ideally Suited for Evolving 802.16 WiMAX Standards | Base Stations Koenig/4.6-4 KomaraM.pdf
Abstract by Michael Komara.

Standards from IEEE 802 Unleash the Wireless Internet |
Abstract from Roger Marks.

Technological Enablers of the IEEE Wireless Metropolitan Area Network (IEEE 802.16) |
Abstract by Anthony C. K. Soong.

Understanding Wi-Fi and WiMAX as Metro-Access Solutions |
White paper from Intel.

WiMax |
A site dedicated to WiFi and WiMax. |
Community portal for the worldwide WiMAX community and includes the Web site, a comprehensive news and information resource on all things WiMAX, and the WiMAX 360 forum, a Web 2.0 community site where WiMAX engineers, developers and implementers congregate to share information and experiences in developing and deploying WiMAX technologies and services.

WiMAX Forum |
An industry-led, non-profit corporation formed to promote and certify compatibility and interoperability of broadband wireless products.

WiMAX Industry |
Broadband wireless news & marketplace.

WiMAX Networking News |
Daily reporting on broadband wireless news.

WiMAX: Opportunity or Hype? |
Abstract by Michael Richardson & Patrick S. Ryan.

WiMAX: The Critical Wireless Standard |
Research report from ARCchart Ltd.

WiMAX Trends |
Resource for WiMAX technology including news, research and events.

WiMAX: Wireless Super-Chips |
Abstract from In-Stat.

WiMAX World |
Transforming the next generation of mobile broadband.