| (Honolulu, Hawaii) Loea Corporation, a pioneer and leader in wireless millimeter-wave communications, today announced the appointment of Dr. Tzu-Chiang “TC” Hsieh as President effective immediately. Dr. Hsieh will oversee the entire business operations for Loea Corporation including Loea’s next-generation and legacy systems.
“Dr. TC Hsieh is a visionary who understands our customers’ needs and the demand underway for high speed, high bandwidth communications,” said Dr. Kenneth Y. Tang, Chairman of Loea Corporation.
Dr. Hsieh joined Trex Enterprises Corporation in 2001 and is responsible for Trex’s subsidiary, e-Phocus. He has more than three decades of experience leading various engineering, manufacturing, marketing, sales and distribution channels.
“Loea’s products are in high demand now with the growth of broadband networks around the world, and our product is critical to a broadband network’s success,” said Dr. Hsieh. “We also have developed a suite of patented products to provide the middle mile solution for cellular backhaul as well as to serve as the backbone of secured private networks; and we are looking forward to engaging new customers.”
Loea recently unveiled the L2240—first OC48 wireless communications product able to transmit 2.488 Gbps at distances up to five miles with line-of-sight. The Loea designed and manufactured L2240 product is equivalent to 2 Gig or double the capacity of standard Gig E Ethernet.
All of Loea’s products are licensed in the 71-76 GHz to 81-86 GHz E-band of the millimeter wave spectrum and are highly reliable with 99.999% weather availability in most regions. The L2710 and L1000 products are deployed across the United States including at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii for HP Services (formerly known as EDS). Loea’s FCC certified L1000 is compact and convenient for distances of a mile or less. It is full duplex and has multi-rate capability and transports 45Mbps to 1.5Gbps without requiring a change in hardware or software. The L2710 product is designed for distances up to 3 miles and is protocol agnostic. The Layer-1 L2710 also transmits 45Mpbs to 1.5Gbps. The L2710 and L2240 have a 2-foot dish and easy-to-align scope.
Loea is a subsidiary of Trex Enterprises Corporation. Loea maintains operations in San Diego, Honolulu, New Mexico, and West Hatfield, MA. For more information log on at www.loeacom.com For sales information call 858-437-2677. Media information or interviews call 808-221-3552.