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Exalt Communications Showcases Industry’s Fastest 5 GHz Microwave Backhaul Radio at WiMAX World 2008

Exalt to Debut EX-5r GigE Solution with Up to 440 Mbps Throughput at Booth #926

CHICAGO, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Exalt Communications, the leading innovator in next-generation wireless backhaul, will demonstrate for the first time its new high-capacity Gigabit Ethernet microwave backhaul radio, EX-5r GigE Series, at WiMAX World 2008 Conference and Expo from September 30 to October 2 in Booth #926.

Exalt will feature demonstrations of its recently announced EX-5r GigE Series microwave backhaul radio for wireless service providers facing the ongoing capacity bottleneck challenges in today's backhaul networks. As the industry's first integrated native TDM and native Ethernet platform, this product delivers 440 Mbps aggregate user throughput with guaranteed five 9s (99.999 percent) availability at link ranges of up to 15 miles.

The EX-5r provides a secure, reliable microwave platform that delivers the bandwidth service providers need for campus connectivity, camera backhaul, 3G or 4G backhaul, WiMAX backhaul, and high-definition video broadcast.

Press and Analyst Meetings

Exalt Communications' Co-Founder and CEO, Amir Zoufonoun, will be attending the conference and will be available to speak with press and  industry analysts to discuss key issues and challenges pertaining to today's wireless market. For press and industry analysts interested in scheduling briefings with Exalt Communications, please contact Liam Rose at 415-992-3213 or

About WiMAX World

Now in its fifth year, WiMAX World is the largest global event series focused on WiMAX and mobile broadband. It brings an unbiased viewpoint to the industry, and presents a balanced perspective on the promises and challenges of WiMAX in the context of the broader mobile broadband and mobile internet markets. In 2007, the WiMAX World Global Event Series was supported by virtually every major WiMAX Forum ecosystem player and 350+ corporate, media, association and analyst sponsors. To date, over 20,000 professionals have attended the WiMAX World Global Event Series. Additional information is available at

About Exalt Communications

Exalt Communications provides next generation wireless backhaul systems for service providers and enterprises worldwide. Exalt solutions address the network bottlenecks associated with the growing demand for IP-based voice, data and video applications and the resulting migration from TDM to IP-based networks. With a flexible architecture and technology-agnostic product platform covering multiple market segments, Exalt provides a full-range of carrier-class wireless backhaul solutions for any access technology or campus connectivity as a cost-effective and flexible alternative to fiber and leased lines.

For more information about Exalt Communications and its family of wireless backhaul products, please visit

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