LightPointe Communications is an established Silicon Valley business which designs and manufactures its own wireless and optical links onsite in California. With over 10,000 (mostly free space optical) links in production to date, the company also distributes product to security industry and government agencies under the AirPointe brand.
Founded in 1998, the company is headquarted in San Diego, USA with offices in Germany, France and Thailand. The management team includes several well known industry leaders in wireless technology.
- Free Space Optical bridging solution, operating at up to 1.25Gbps full duplex
- AireBeam and Air X-Stream brand names are used for both 60GHz and 70/80GHz wireless links. These are claimed to have the lowest latency in the industry, less than 10 nanoseconds, and are rated at up to 2.5Gbps transfer rates. Synchronous Ethernet and IEEE 1588 timing are transparently supported.