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WaveRider, General Dynamics Form Strategic Alliance

[Toronto, CANADA] -- WaveRider Communications Inc., a global provider of wireless Internet access products, has formed an alliance with General Dynamics Worldwide Telecommunication Systems, an ISO 9001-registered international provider of telecommunications infrastructure development and support services.

This agreement lets WaveRider provide technology and service solutions for its Last Mile Solution (LMS) wireless Internet access products internationally. Through the alliance, General Dynamics Worldwide Telecommunication Systems will provide engineering design and installation services of LMS products to WaveRider customers throughout the world.

Under the agreement, General Dynamics will provide system and program planning and management, application engineering, RF path survey, design and network engineering, as well as operations and maintenance services to WaveRider's customers. WaveRider will oversee all pre-sales engineering work and maintain direct contractual and service level agreements for all design and installation services of LMS products.

WaveRider's LMS products are fully networked, license-exempt wireless systems, bringing broadband Internet access to large, medium and small office/home office (SOHO) businesses, using secure and interference-free spread-spectrum radio technology in the license-free 2.4 GHz ISM band.

General Dynamics Worldwide Telecommunication Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics Corp., provides integration, installation and support services for wireline and wireless voice, video and data networks worldwide.

WaveRider Communications, Inc. is a wireless information technology company that develops, manufactures and markets products for data communications and wireless Internet networking. Its Last Mile Solution Product Family connects wireless modems offering high-speed connections to the Internet for business and residential customers.