FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CERAGON ANNOUNCES FIRST DEPLOYMENT IN CHINA WITH
MAJOR CELLULAR OPERATOR
PROJECT EXECUTED UNDER STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH BEIJING P-COM, CHINA
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL, MAY 23, 2001 -- Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: CRNT), a global provider of
high-capacity broadband wireless systems for next generation communications networks, today announced the
first deployment of its high-capacity FibeAir systems with a major operator of GSM mobile communications in
China. The equipment is being supplied through Beijing P-COM, a Ceragon strategic partner.
Ceragon's FibeAir product family offers a unique solution for the cellular market that includes access and
transport applications. Designed to offer a variety of frequencies and modulation schemes, Ceragon's systems
enable the flexibility required of today's full-scale cellular networks. Together with P-COM, Ceragon has
provided a high-performance, cost effective solution for China's GSM network infrastructure.
Ceragon's FibeAir systems, operating in the 18 GHz frequency band, have been deployed as an STM-1
backbone for the cellular network infrastructure. FibeAir systems are deployed in a ring topology, providing high-
capacity connectivity between base stations and PDH hubs within the GSM network located in Tianjing, China's
fifth largest city. Providing data and voice transport for subscribers, P-COM's PDH systems have been deployed
in the 15 GHz frequency band, offering access for remote base stations.
"We are proud to be selected by China's leading cellular telecommunications provider for our first major cellular
network in this region," said Shraga Katz, Ceragon Networks' president and CEO. "Our strategic alliance with
P-COM enables us to provide cellular operators in China with a comprehensive solution including a wide range
of equipment, services and support."
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