WiMAX is so far one of the best wireless technologies for telecommunications. It offers wide-range of Internet connection, even wider than the WiFi technology. It also offers faster Internet connection than other wireless technology. But still, broadband and DSL are faster, only that they are not “wireless” unlike the WiMAX technology. With the many wireless gadgets today like mobile phones, laptops, and palm tops, it started to become necessary to have wireless telecommunications technology. Although there is already the WiFi, but it only offers limited scope. And so, WiMAX sees a better future in the field. Many business investors are also starting to study purchasing WiMAX stocks because of the better future that this technology offers.
It is normal that some investors may still have doubts with the WiMAX technology. This may stop them from purchasing WiMAX stock. Many people still do not understand how WiMAX works and its advantages and disadvantages over other wireless technologies. But with the growth in the Internet usage and the continuous development in the information and communications technology, there is already a clear proof of possible growth and success in the WiMAX stock.
Included to the list of companies providing WiMAX technology are the ADC Telecommunications, ZTE Corporation, Airspan Networks, Sprint Nextel, Alcatel, Samsung, Alvarion, and Nokia. These companies may offer WiMAX stocks for investors interested to the so-called “technology of the future.” Other companies on the list are Aperto Networks, Motorola, AT&T, KT Corporation, British Telecom, KT Corporation, Fujitsu, KDDI, and Intel Corporation.
It is also advised that investors should study the possible growth of WiMAX technology and the possibilities of its being a technology failure. Only through this that the investor can make a wise business decision to whether purchase a WiMAX stock or not.