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WaveRider, TESSCO Extend Wireless Services

[Vancouver, CANADA] - WaveRider Communications Inc., a provider of fixed wireless Internet access products, signed with TESSCO Technologies Inc. to supply WaveRider's NCL products throughout Canada and the United States.

TESSCO will include WaveRider's NCL family of wireless bridge/routers in its solution portfolio offering technical support services and customized solution and logistics support to customers who purchase NCL products through its distribution channels.

"TESSCO provides a unique combination of configured solutions and value-added services that will help to increase awareness of WaveRider products among key decision makers in the wireless industry," said David Quinn, vice president, North American Distributor Sales, WaveRider Communications, Inc.

WaveRider's NCL family of bridge/routers provides high-speed wireless connectivity for LAN-to-Internet and LAN-to-LAN applications, enabling connections over distances up to ten miles. The NCL1135, which was launched in May, delivers speeds up to 11 Mbps between corporate computer networks, outlying offices and the Internet.

Based in Hunt Valley, Maryland, TESSCO Technologies, Inc. offers products through its Buyer's Guide and Internet-based product knowledge and transaction system.

WaveRider Communications, Inc.'s data communications and wireless Internet networking products use frequency hopping and direct sequence spread spectrum technology coupled with time division multiple access techniques and operate in the license-free 900 MHz and 2.4 GHz ISM frequency bands.

NCL Series Wireless Bridges and Routers provide the wireless connection between single or multiple computer networks. WaveRider's LMS (Last Mile Solution) Product Family connects wireless modems that offer high-speed connections to the Internet for business and residential customers.