Microwave Networks provide broadband wireless networks to connect sites together. Typically this is for an extension of an IP network and is a more cost effective solution then using a fixed wired network. Radios can operate in different frequency bands and are either called licensed (a fee to use frequency spectrum) or licensed exempt (no fee to pay).
Point to Point
Point to Point wireless link is between two sites and can transmit video, data or voice traffic.
Point to Point wireless networks can be extended to create a chain or ring typologies.
Point to Multipoint
Point to Multipoint radio networks is a one to many relationship where subscribers or Customer Premises Equipment CPE can access services using radio.