From Tuesday, September 25, 2007 through Thursday, September 27, 2007 I'm attending WiMAX World USA 2007 in Chicago, Illinois USA at the McCormick Place convention complex.
Today is Conference Day 1; the exhibit area opens today.
I plan to write a daily article with my impressions. When I have a few moments throughout the day, I'll update that article - not post multiple articles. So, here goes.
08:30 - A Motorola representative called my attention to a Motorola announcement announcing that the first-ever Mobile WiMAX handoff demonstration took place last night during an analyst show and tell that Motorola held. I double checked, and Yes, last night was in fact the first-ever Mobile WiMAX device handoff between Mobile WiMAX base stations. The network in question is a Motorola-built "pre-commercial" network for Sprint XOHM, not merely a demo network slapped-up for WiMAX World. It's thought-provokng that this major milestone was took place only three months or so prior to the commencement of commercial Mobile WiMAX service by Sprint XOHM.
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