Globe Telecom Signs LTE Transformation Contract with Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent

Philippines' telecommunications company Globe Telecom has awarded a LTE contract to Alcatel-Lucent for transformation of wireless network infrastructure in the Philippine regions of Visayas and Mindanao, upgrading it from WiMax to LTE-TDD and LTE-FDD ultra-broadband access technologies.

LTE Business and Technical Strategies for Rural America

Speaker: John Dow, VP Wireless Business Development, Americas Wireless Bureau, Alcatel-Lucent

nTelos Wireless Picks Alcatel-Lucent LTE Services

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by NTELOS Holdings Corp. to provide 4G LTE network services for the nTelos Wireless network build-out in West Virginia and parts of western Virginia. The network will serve an additional 2.1 million people.

Signals Research: Commercially Deployed VoLTE Service Better than 3G and Internet Calling Services

4G LTE

Alcatel-Lucent has announced the results of an independent research study which found that its commercially deployed Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) technology provides better service than 3G Circuit Switched (CS) voice and Internet calling services and Skype software.

Alcatel-Lucent to Rollout LTE Network in Oklahoma and Kansas with Pioneer Cellular

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent is to deploy a LTE overlay network in the Midwestern U.S. states of Oklahoma and Kansas to enable Pioneer Cellular to  4G broadband mobile access to its customers.

America Movil Selects Alcatel-Lucent for LTE Overlay Network in Dominican Republic

4G LTE

Wireless service provider America Movil has selected Alcatel-Lucent to rollout a 4G LTE network in the Dominican Republic. Alcatel-Lucent is supplying the America Movil subsidiary Claro Dominican Republic with its 4G LTE network overlay solution.

Vodafone Group Selects Alcatel-Lucent As Reference Supplier for LTE Metro Cells

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by Vodafone Group as a Supplier of Reference for LTE metro cells with integrated Wi-Fi capability. The award is part of Vodafone’s investment program, Project Spring.

Zain KSA to Invest $1.2 Billion in Network Infrastructure

Zain KSA Reload Group

Zain Saudi Arabia (Zain KSA) has signed network expansion and upgrade agreements worth US $1.2 billion with five technology companies: Huawei, Nokia, NEC, Cisco, and Alcatel Lucent. The agreements aim to enhance Zain KSA’s customer experience and to improve and expand Zain’s network capacity, coverage and speed.

Cellwize joins Alcatel-Lucent CloudBand Ecosystem Program to deliver Self-Organizing Network technology for NFV

Cellwize has been testing and developing its NFV enabled SON solutions at Alcatel-Lucent’s CloudBand™ Innovation Center

LTE Advanced Carrier Aggregation

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DOCOMO Verifies NFV Feasibility with Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco and NEC

NTT DOCOMO Xi

NTT DOCOMO announced that it has completed proof-of-concept (PoC) trials verifying the feasibility of network functions virtualization (NFV) while working separately with Alcatel-Lucent, Cisco and NEC. The company has been collaborating with the three vendors on this feasibility verification since November 2013.

Alcatel-Lucent, Mobily Announce NFV Deployment of Wireless Control

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent and Mobily Saudi Arabia have announced the deployment of virtualized radio access network (RAN) software from Alcatel-Lucent’s Network Function Virtualization (NFV) portfolio launched during Mobile World Congress 2014.  

Alcatel-Lucent Signs Global Frame Agreement with Telenor Group on LTE Networks

Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent and Telenor Group have signed a global frame agreement making Alcatel-Lucent a candidate provider for 4G LTE networks to the subsidiaries in 13 countries in Europe and Asia.

NTT DOCOMO to Conduct 5G Experimental Trials

LTE

Japanese carrier NTT DOCOMO plans to conduct experimental trials of emerging 5G mobile communications technologies with six mobile technology vendors: Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Fujitsu, NEC, Nokia and Samsung.

DTAC Selects Alcatel-Lucent for Optical Network Upgrade in Thailand

Alcatel-Lucent

Thailand’s mobile operator DTAC has chosen Alcatel-Lucent Agile Optical Networking to upgrade its existing 3G network and lay the foundation for a 4G LTE network that will eventually deliver 4G mobile access to more than 40 percent of the Thai population.