ZyXEL Communications announced the ZyAIR B-5000 outdoor access point and bridge, which provides outdoor wireless access with operating speeds of up to 11 Mb/s, suitable for organizations that want to extend a wireless LAN for outdoor-based employees, the company said. It also acts as a point-to-point and point-to-multipoint wireless bridge for high-speed, long-range links between buildings, the company said. Read the full news release.