Cambium Networks Enhances LINKPlanner to Support Point-to-Multipoint Applications

By Cambium Networks   August 18, 2014

ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill., August 18, 2014 — Cambium Networks™, a global leading provider of wireless broadband solutions, today announced point-to-multipoint (PMP) for LINKPlanner. LINKPlanner has been a market-leading microwave path planning tool for over 10 years and is relied upon by tens of thousands of network operators to design hundreds of thousands of point-to-point (PTP) microwave paths. The addition of PMP link planning provides PMP 450 andePMP™ network operators with additional resources and tools to optimize point-to-multipoint access network designs.

LINKPlanner features:

  • Design a highly reliable wireless link even in challenging environments

  • Plan and optimize a single link or multiple links simultaneously

  • Plan multi-sector towers and multi-tower networks assigning subscriber modules to the best access point

  • Perform calculations for both licensed and unlicensed products

  • Automatically load path terrain profiles and environmental factors such as rain fade

  • Display a comprehensive overview of your entire PMP and PTP wireless network via Google™ Earth

  • Generate reports that validate projected performance and serve as time-saving deployment guidelines

  • Create bill of materials for PMP and PTP networks including accessories

  • Export list of subscriber modules and associated modulation modes to the Cambium Capacity planning tool

LINKPlanner is a free, easy-to-use link-design tool which allows network operators to easily and quickly design networks. Microsoft® Windows® and Intel®-based Mac® versions of LINKPlanner can be downloaded from Cambium Networks’ support pages.

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About Cambium Networks:

Cambium Networks is a leading global provider of wireless broadband solutions that connect the unconnected. Through its extensive portfolio of reliable, scalable and secure wireless broadband point-to-point (PTP) and point-to-multipoint (PMP) platforms, Cambium Networks makes it possible for all service providers; enterprises; governmental and military agencies; oil, gas and utility companies; Internet service providers; and public safety networks to build powerful, easily sustainable communications networks. The company currently has over four million of its access and backhaul radios deployed in thousands of demanding networks in more than 150 countries. Headquartered outside Chicago and with R&D centers in the U.S., Ashburton, U.K. and Bangalore, India, Cambium Networks sells through a range of trusted global distributors. For more information, visit: and


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