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December 28 -- Proxim Completes Acquisition of Wavespan Corporation: Addition of Wireless Broadband Equipment Maker Expands Proxim's Product Offerings with 5 GHz 100 Mbps Wireless Bridging Solutions

December 28 – Proxim Inc., a leading supplier of spread spectrum wireless LAN products, announced that it has acquired Wavespan Corporation, a developer of wireless broadband access solutions.

This acquisition will enhance Proxim’s market position as a leader in wireless LAN.  It will add complementary building-to-building products and technology to include 5GHz wireless bridges delivering speeds up to 100 Mbps each with two T-1 voice channels.  Proxim will profit from Wavespan’s expertise in developing wireless broadband access solutions to enable rapid, flexible and cost-effective network connectivity for corporate and carrier-class applications.

For more information, go to http://www.proxim.com/inside/pressroom/1999pr/wavespan.shtml

MobileInfo Advisory and Comments : Wireless bridge speeds will increase significantly. Network infrastructure planners will do their organizations a service by seriously evaluating this technology for building to building connectivity and for connection to their ISPs.

Note: This news release contains forward-looking statements. Readers should take appropriate caution in developing plans utilizing these products, services and technology architectures.

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