WiBAS G5 macro-BS is an all-outdoor hub radio operating at the 28 GHz area-licensed band offering the highest capacity and the densest PtMP deployment available in the market. This radio delivers state-of-the-art IP connectivity for Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) networks and perfectly suits the operator needs for zero-footprint installations at homes and business subscriber locations.
It is based on an advanced software defined radio platform, which provides future-proof deployments and feature enhancements through software licensing. WiBAS G5 macro-BS combines sophisticated QoS features and robust performance with a highly-efficient operation.
The electronics – baseband unit / modem / controller and radio circuitry – are all securely accommodated in a lightweight, environmentally-hardened housing that is directly coupled to the antenna. Service area can extend more than 10 km from the hub location. WiBAS G5 macro-BS is fully interoperable with all WiBAS terminal stations.
Residential broadband access is continuously becoming more demanding and requires more advanced offerings, with high capacity and high-quality services that support video streaming or VoIP telephony.
Residential broadband access concerns also a market that is price sensitive both on the terminal station and the base station sector segment of the network. High performance is the priority in this market. Wireless ISPs (WISPs) that plan to deploy wireless broadband networks for their customers in attractive monthly packages need to select equipment vendors that will provide affordable solutions and generate profitable investments.
The combined use of the WiBAS™ G5 macro-BS sectors along with WiBAS™-Connect Terminal Stations perfectly fits all the above market requirements.
WiBAS™ G5 macro-BS operate in the 28GHz licensed band guaranteeing QoS and, along with its very small size, appealing design and very low power consumption offers extremely-reliable broadband access connectivity to residential customers and SMEs in urban and also in the underserved rural areas.
WiBAS™ G5 macro-BS allows up to 90 CPE devices (evolution to 120 subscribers) to be registered in the same sector sharing 1.7 Gbps aggregate sector capacity when using 112 MHz channel. It can also support 1024-QAM modulation in a hitless adaptive mode to guarantee uninterrupted service to the customer.
WiBAS™ macro-BS delivers state-of-the-art IP connectivity in combination with high power radio that enables distant subscribers to be serviced by the FWA network. These features make WiBAS™ macro-BS an obvious choice for a powerful base station hub that can fully support advanced quality of service and highest capacity for wireless residential broadband services.
WiBAS™ delivers the high resiliency and reliability required to fulfill demanding customer SLAs. The advanced networking features along with the rapid network deployment enable WiBAS™ to become a successful alternative to wireline and other wireless solutions, thus realizing fast investment payback. For enterprises and SMEs, WiBAS™ implements LAN-to-LAN / Call Center fixed wireless connections, also providing high-speed Internet access.
Sophisticated packet classification, per-service prioritization and Layer 2 / Layer 3 VPNs, allow delivering Carrier Ethernet services, such as:
Large enterprises are able to connect their Call Centers to provider's voice-switched network for a fraction of incumbent's cost. WiBAS™ easily integrates existing systems - IP PBX / Soft Switches / PSTN Gateways / Management & Billing, etc.