UQ Communications Inc. is a leading provider of WiMAX mobile broadband services in Japan. UQ launched its commercial service from July 2009 and has been expanding its coverage since then. The data network is currently available nationwide and provides up to 40Mbps download speed to mobile environment. The company promotes its services through its own UQ WiMAX as well as its wholesale providers. UQ provides various WiMAX devices such like USB dongles, WiMAX Wi-Fi routers (portable model / home-use model), WiMAX embedded laptops and smartphones. It also promotes M2M WiMAX adoption to digital signage, vending machines, surveillance cameras and many other business applications. As for the network expansion, UQ is committed to providing WiMAX coverage to 90 percent of Japan by 2012.