DUBAI UAE – October 9, 2011 – EION Inc., a Canadian manufacturer of broadband wireless products today announced the launch of its Star4G Mobile Broadband Platform for 4G service providers. The Star4G platform includes base stations, a Wireless Services Gateway (WSG), and mobile end-user devices that create mobile 4G networks.
EION’s 4G solution, Star4G, is targeted to mobile operators in developing countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle East that need to augment their mobile cellular services with fixed, nomadic and mobile broadband services.
A key demographic for the Star4G platform is large service providers that are starting to plan and build out networks targeting residential and business users with data, voice over IP and video-on-demand services. The introduction of the 4G mobile solution complements the company’s current product portfolio and provides the opportunity to address the needs carrier-class service providers and large enterprises.
“Unlike other LTE platforms on the market that are designed around a cellular voice-centric architecture, Star4G is designed with a data-centric focus for the delivery of voice video and data services,” said Dr. Anand Srinivasan, Vice President of Technology and Product Management. “This Star4G architecture delivers a high Quality of Experience (QoE) for high definition multimedia mobile services.”
“EION is involved in commercial launches, pilots and trials of its mobile 4G solution in diverse parts of the world,” said Guido Curridor, Senior Vice President of Technology and Business Operations “This large installed base of customers represents an opportunity for EION to upgrade these networks to its Star4G solution giving EION a leadership position in data-centric LTE networks.”