Femtocell

Alcatel-Lucent and Telefonica to Deploy Femtocells in Germany

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Alcatel-Lucent

Telefónica plans to deploy of femtocell technology in Germany to help boost 3G mobile broadband access and quality for Telefónica customers in Germany. Alcatel-Lucent’s ‘plug-and-play’ femtocell solution for Telefónica in Germany includes femtocell gateways and modems

LTE Deployments to Cover 57% Population by 2018

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ABI Research

A recent ABI Research report expects LTE deployments to deliver population coverage of 57% (4.2 billion) by 2018 while legacy WCDMA and CDMA2000 to cover 31% (2.3 billion). Out of 470 LTE commitments tracked by the company, 193 have gone commercial.

LTE World Summit 2013 Interviews

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Several short interviews from LTEi World Summit from a small cell angle.

SIMalliance Publishes New LTE UICC Profile for Mobile Operators

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4G

SIMalliance has published an updated technical document for mobile network operators (MNOs) that specifies the integrated features required to provide optimal UICC support for LTE network and IMS services deployment. 

Three Real Wireless Experts Honoured at Small Cell Awards

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London, UK – 10th June 2013 – Real Wireless, the expert and independent wireless communications specialist, today announced that three of its experts were honoured at the Small Cell Industry Awards 2013, highlighting the company’s position as the foremost international advisor on small cell technology and strategy.

Small Cell Forum Announces 2013 Award Winners

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Small Cell Forum

The Small Cell Forum has announced the winners of the Small Cell Forum Industry Awards 2013. The awards recognize outstanding achievement within, and contributions to, the small cell industry. SK Telecom and Vodafone Group bagged awards in multiple categories.

Small Cell Forum Industry Awards 2013 Shortlists Announced

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London, UK – 9th May 2013 – The Small Cell Forum, the independent industry and operator association that supports small cell deployment worldwide, today announced the shortlists for the Small Cell Industry Awards 2013. The awards recognise the outstanding achievements and innovations from within the small cell community.

LTE-A PHY Layer Overview & Femto Design Challenges

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A detailed tutorial overview of the PHY layer procedures, techniques and features in LTEi and their evolution towards LTE-Advanced (Rel. 8-10)

Network evolution demands SON revolution

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25 February 2013, Mobile World Congress, Spain –With “customer experience” replacing “OPEX savings” as the primary concern of many mobile operators, the issue of Self-Optimising Networks (SON) is in vogue once again.

ABI Research: 103M LTE Mobile Devices, 2M Femtocell Units Shipped in 2012

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ABI Research

According to a new ABI Research finding, an estimated 103 Million 4G LTE mobile devices were shipped in 2012. Apple’s iPhone 5 and Samsung’s Galaxy smartphones provided LTE-enabled handset shipments a substantial lift in 2012. LTE-enabled handset contribution was put to 91 million in 2012 and the balance came from other mobile devices.