Qualcomm Technologies Inc. Announced that it is bringing the benefits of its 802.11ad Wi-Fi technology to a variety of enterprise and outdoor environments. Qualcomm Technologies’ 802.11ad solutions provide multi-gigabit wireless connectivity for laptops, wireless docks, smartphones and home networking products. Qualcomm Technologies has now expanded its 802.11ad portfolio to address the requirements of enterprises and carriers looking to improve network capacity and deliver fixed broadband access.
Qualcomm Technologies is working with leading enterprise OEMs to bring tri-band access points and outdoor products to market this year – including the “Wireless Wire 60G” outdoor transparent link that was recently introduced by MikroTik. 802.11ad can provide customers with a robust, cost-effective and “invisible” alternative to fiber and cable deployments.