PDH Radio targets cellular operators.

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Incorporating multiple TDM capacities with intelligent Fast Ethernet networking, FibeAir® 640P enables migration from TDM to 3G and all-IP networks. Designed as building block for cellular networks, high capacity PDH and IP radio operates in 6-38 GHz frequency range. Hybrid device allocates bandwidth of TDM and Ethernet traffic to maximize network resources, and supports multi-rate/multi-modulation schemes to ensure optimal spectral efficiency.

Original Press Release:

Ceragon Announces Next Generation Wireless High Capacity PDH and Ethernet Solution

FibeAir® 640P Provides Cellular Operators With an Ideal Migration Path From PDH to All-IP

TEL AVIV, Israel, December 4/ --Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: CRNT, TASE: CRNT), www.ceragon.com, a leading provider of high-capacity wireless backhaul solutions, announced today at ITU Telecom 2006 the launch of its new FibeAir 640P, a very high capacity carrier class solution for TDM and Ethernet connectivity. Ideal for cellular operators, this point to point system enables smooth migration from TDM to 3G and beyond and all-IP networks by uniquely incorporating multiple TDM capacities together with intelligent Fast Ethernet networking. This latest addition to the FibeAir family has successfully completed customer trials and is commercially available. Ceragon is pleased to announce that it has already received several purchase orders for this new product.

The FibeAir 640P hybrid high capacity PDH and IP radio operates in the 6-38 GHz frequency range and was designed as an ideal building block for cellular networks which are evolving from 2G to next generation 3G and to IP-centric networks.

"The imminent cellular evolution from TDM to all-IP is an exciting trend", said Ira Palti, President and CEO, Ceragon Networks Ltd. "This new product release is another step towards strengthening Ceragon's leadership in the cellular and IP markets. The FibeAir 640P is another demonstration of our technological leadership and our commitment to provide the most innovative solutions for meeting the evolving needs of cellular operators around the world."

FibeAir 640P offers a seamless migration path from medium to very high capacity using software license keys, for a "pay-as-you-grow"
solution with capacity upgrades from 32 to 64 E1s and from 28 to 64 T1s as well as Ethernet connectivity of wireless access networks.

Featuring extremely low-latency and wire-speed native Fast Ethernet, the FibeAir 640P guarantees operators the highest performance for their delay sensitive applications such as VoIP and video while carrying native TDM traffic for toll quality voice.

FibeAir 640P features unique dynamic bandwidth allocation of TDM and Ethernet traffic maximizing an operator's network resources. It also supports multi-rate and multi-modulation schemes to ensure optimal spectral efficiency.

FibeAir 640P is available in split-mount and all-indoor installations for full flexibility and low operating expenditures (OPEX).

With full hardware redundancy for all active components, the FibeAir 640P ensures the highest availability and simple maintenance. Designed in the same modular and scaleable architecture as the rest of the FibeAir product family, the FibeAir 640P is easily deployed and managed with Ceragon's comprehensive set of management tools.

Ceragon will showcase its new FibeAir 640P at ITU Telecom in Hong Kong, on December 4-8 in hall 6, booth 6003.

About Ceragon Networks Ltd.

Ceragon Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: CRNT) is a leading provider of high-capacity wireless backhaul solutions for cellular and fixed wireless operators, enterprises and government organizations. Ceragon's modular FibeAir® product family is recognized as the gold standard for backhaul transmission and is also one of the top solutions chosen by cellular operators for SONET/SDH rings. A scalable, future-proof solution for wireless transport of broadband services, FibeAir operates across multiple frequencies for IP and SONET/SDH protocols, supporting the emerging needs of next-generation networks that are evolving to all-IP based services, including triple-play. It leads the market in IP backhaul, offering a unique, native IP solution that provides the efficient, robust connectivity required for Wi-Fi, WiMAX and converged networks. Ceragon supports its growing base of more than 180 customers in 70 countries by operating an extensive sales network comprising 17 offices and numerous partners located around the world.

More information is available at www.ceragon.com.

Company Contact:
Monique Cohen
Ceragon Networks Ltd.

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