Mass. city to get border-to-border wireless network
MobilePro and Galaxy Internet Services have been retained by Brookline, Mass.’s Wireless Selection Committee to design, deploy and operate a border-to-border wireless network. The multi-spectrum (2.4 GHz, 5.8 GHz and 4.9 GHz), multi-radio, mesh network will enable public-safety, government and commercial applications on a single infrastructure. The deployment would be the first mixed-use network using an integrated public-safety access channel (4.9 GHz) in the state, according to the company. The network will support a range of fixed and mobile applications, including police data communications, voice over IP and Internet access.