Beceem expects WiMAX solution shipments to Taiwan to double in 2010
Hans Wu, Taipei; Meiling Chen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 29 October 2009]
WiMAX solution provider Beceem Communications expects its shipments of WiMAX chips to Taiwan to account for 60% of its total WiMAX solution shipments in 2010, compared to 30% in 2009, according to company VP of worldwide sales David Carrol.
Beceem shipped one million WiMAX chips worldwide in the first three quarters of 2009 and shipments are expected to continue growing significantly in 2010, said Carrol. Global WiMAX chip shipments will reach 10 million units next year, and 75% of the chips will be shipped by Beceem, Carrol added.
The company has selected Taiwan-based Alltek Technology as its sole distributor in Taiwan.
Beceem VP of worldwide sales David Carrol
Photo: Hans Wu, Digitimes, October 2009