DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, January 31 /PRNewswire/ --

Redline Communications Group Inc. (TSX and AIM: RDL), a leading provider of standards-based WiMAX access and broadband wireless infrastructure products, today announced it will lead a one-day workshop entitled "WiMAX Fundamentals' as part of the SAMENA Telecommunications Council conference on January 31st, 2008 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The Redline workshop will deliver the key fundamentals for understanding, executing and measuring WiMAX deployments - including the return on investment, which is critical to developing a business case for any WiMAX network. Redline will draw on its experience in planning and deploying more than 130 WiMAX installations worldwide, of which 44 are commercial, revenue-generating networks.

"The demand for WiMAX continues to grow worldwide, and the Middle East region has been among the first to embrace and profit from this advanced technology," said Mr. Kevin Suitor, Vice President, Redline Communications Inc. "Redline has worked with several leading companies throughout the region to plan and deploy full-scaled WiMAX networks using our RedMAX(TM) family of WiMAX Forum Certified(TM) products, as well as our popular RedCONNEX and RedACCESS families of point-to-point and point-to-multipoint broadband wireless infrastructure products."

RedMAX 4C(TM) Mobile WiMAX

The RedMAX 4C, which is based on the WiMAX industry's 802.16e-2005 standards for mobile WiMAX, supports a wide range of fixed, portable and mobile wireless services including support Voice and Video over IP, broadband Internet access used to support highly valued education, medical, transportation and municipal applications, VPNs (Virtual Private Networks) and other advanced communications services. The RedMAX 4C Mobile WiMAX platform is designed to enable operators to maximize the reach and customer density required for a profitable carrier business model. The RedMAX 4C includes a modular, standardized microTCA (micro Telecommunications Computing Architecture) chassis base station that is small, lightweight and easy to deploy. RedMAX 4C will also include a suite of indoor and outdoor fixed and portable end-user devices including laptops, mobile handsets and PDAs. Redline's new WiMAX offering is also designed to facilitate the integration of its existing RedMAX products with its RedMAX 4C technologies, providing operators a path to true mobility.

Redline's RedMAX(TM) Family

Redline's RedMAX family of WiMAX solutions includes the world's first complete system to receive the WiMAX Forum Certified(TM) mark for conformance to the WiMAX standards for performance and interoperability. Redline's carrier-class RedMAX Base Station (AN-100U) supports voice, video, and prioritized data traffic, enabling long-range, high-capacity wireless broadband networks. Redline's WiMAX products also include the RedMAX Indoor Subscriber Unit (SU-I) and Outdoor Subscriber Unit (SU-O) designed for enterprise and residential services. The RedMAX Management Suite enables operators to monitor and control the network, ensuring high service availability. Redline is maintaining its WiMAX leadership with the expansion of its RedMAX family to include products for additional frequency bands, applications and standards.

About SAMENA Telecommunications Council

With a network of members that extends beyond continental borders, SAMENA Telecommunications Council, a multi-continent telecom consortium, aims to be the ultimate promoter of telecom innovations in its member regions and a facilitator for collaboration and knowledge-sharing between regional telecom entities. Such collaboration and knowledge-sharing between operators, vendors, manufacturers, entrepreneurs, educators, R&D experts, and regulators, aids effective resolutions to technical, economical, and legal issues in regions where tough economical and regulatory environments prevail. A win-win platform, the Council strives to provide its Members in South Asia, the Middle East, and North Africa the power and the means to actively learn the dynamics of telecom markets in the three high-growth regions. SAMENA Members are provided insights to help expedite fulfillment of their organizations' existing goals, as well as ideas that will propel the establishment of new. For more information, visit:

About Redline Communications

Redline Communications ( is the leading provider of standards -based wireless broadband solutions. Redline's RedMAX(TM) WiMAX Forum Certified(TM) systems and award-winning RedCONNEX(TM) family of broadband wireless infrastructure products enable service providers and other network operators to cost-effectively deliver high-bandwidth services including voice, video and data communications. Redline is committed to maintaining its wireless industry leadership with the continued development of WiMAX and other advanced wireless broadband products. With more than 75,000 installations in 80 countries, and a global network of over 100 partners, Redline's experience and expertise helps service providers, enterprises and government organizations roll out wireless broadband networks to support advanced communications.

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For Redline information, contact: Paree Katharos, Manager, Corporate Marketing & Communications, Redline Communications Inc.,, Tel: +1-905-479-8344 x2315, Mob: +1-647-448-8344, Ms. Rola Osseiran, Marketing and Communications Manager, SAMENA Telecommunications Council,, Tel: +971-4-364-27-08,Mob: +971-55-951-27-90