Aperto Networks’ CEO Invited to Speak on WiMAX at WirelessVentures  

Milpitas, Calif., (April 15, 2004) – Aperto Networks, a leading provider of 802.16a-class broadband wireless access systems, has been invited to speak at WirelessVentures to be held at the Sofitel San Francisco Bay in Redwood Shores, California on April 20 and 21. Dr. Reza Ahy, Aperto's Chairman and CEO, has been invited to join the broadband wireless access panel to discuss the scope of the opportunity for WiMAX-certifiedT systems and for broadband wireless access.  

What: Panel: Taking It to the WiMAX: Profiting from the Rush to Wireless Data that Wi-Fi Started When: Tuesday, April 20, 2004, 9:40am

Where: Sofitel San Francisco Bay in Redwood Shores, California (Grand Ballroom)

He will also make two management presentations at the conference.

What: Management presentations: Aperto's leading involvement in industry wide standards 802.16a and WiMAX ForumT, its successful business formula and the achievement of breakthrough economics to enable greater carrier and end-user adoption of wireless broadband access worldwide

When: Tuesday, April 20, 2004, 11:55am and 12:45pm

Where: Sofitel San Francisco Bay in Redwood Shores, California (Grand Salon B)

About Aperto Networks

Aperto Networks is a leader in 802.16-class multiservice broadband wireless access systems for global markets. The company was founded to provide breakthrough solutions to the bottleneck in last-mile broadband access, and is a founding board member of the WiMAX Forum as well as a founder and lead contributor to IEEE 802.16 and the ETSI-BRAN standards. Its PacketWave® system is a family of base stations, subscriber units, radios and antennas in 2.5, 3.5 and 5 GHz frequencies for point-to-point and point-to-multipoint deployment. PacketWave's scalability and patented technologies support new wireless builds and complement wireline broadband access networks. Aperto is already deployed in 50 countries, meeting service provider needs for installation ease, IP-rich network functionality, cost effectiveness, rapid provisioning and interference resilience. For more information on Aperto Networks, go to