Press Release

Intracom Telecom, a global telecommunication systems and solutions vendor, announced the supply of its advanced 5th generation Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) platform, the WiBAS™ G5, at mmWave frequencies to Peoples Wireless, through Winncom Technologies, company’s trusted networking solutions distributor in North America.

More specifically, Peoples Wireless decided to start the deployment of Intracom Telecom’s FWA technology, the WiBAS™ G5 evo-BS and WiBAS™ G5 Connect+, at the 24 GHz frequency band after extended field testing. The WIBAS™ G5 demonstrated outstanding reliability, excellent performance and leading capacity at long ranges, successfully addressing customer’s expectations. This new generation of mmWave Point-to-MultiPoint radios will enable the Peoples Wireless network to better serve home and business subscribers.

Keith Kindle, Director of Wireless Operations at Peoples Wireless, said: “We are constantly looking for new technologies to increase bandwidth to our customers in rural east Texas and help bridge the digital divide. The WiBAS™ product from Intracom Telecom has been a perfect fit to provide the much needed capacity that our customers demand and deserve.”

Mike Cook, Vice President of Business Development at Winncom Technologies, stated: “In support of our partnership with Peoples Wireless we are always in search of next generation technology solutions to provide diversity in network deployment options and the WiBAS™ G5 mmWave 24 GHz FWA solution has proven to be an ideal fit.”

Dharminder Chanana, CEO of Intracom Telecom’s subsidiary in the USA, Conklin-Intracom, commented: “We are delighted that the partnership with Winncom Technologies is already proving to be fruitful and we are looking forward to our further expansion in North America. Our system’s unrivalled capabilities, capacity and leading performance at very long distances will bring great value to Peoples. We are excited with their choice and strategic decision to invest in the 24 GHz band.”