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Evolved HD voice for LTE – a new mobile voice experience

in Whitepaper, Ericsson, VoLTE, LTE

As telecom networks are migrated to all-IP, voice service quality can be further enhanced. A new evolved HD voice solution has just been standardized by 3GPP as the next-generation, telecom-grade voice codec for conversational IMS-based voice services like voice over LTE (VoLTE).

PLDT Doubles TD-LTE Sites to Over 400 in Philippines

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4G

Philippines telecoms provider PLDT has expanded its Time-Division Duplex-Long Term Evolution (TD-LTE) network to over 400 cell sites at the end of September. The current total is more than double the 200 TD-LTE sites that had been installed as of April this year in such provinces as Cagayan

Astellia’s Nova solution finalist in the LTE North America 2014 Awards

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Rennes, France, October 20 2014 - Astellia, leading provider of network and subscriber intelligence for mobile operators, today announced that its Nova solution has been nominated in the category ‘Best LTE Core Network Product’ at the LTE North America 2014 awards.

Apple Introduces iPad Air 2 with More LTE Bands

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iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3

Apple has announced 6.1 mm thin iPad Air 2 with weight less than a pound. iPad Air 2 features an improved Retina display with anti-reflective coating and is available in gold, silver and space gray. The new iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 also offer Touch ID and Apple Pay.

3GPP Status of Rel-12 and Rel-13

in Video, 3GPP, LTE

Filmed during the 3GPP Plenary - TSG#65 - this video gives some indication of the status of the current releases in 3GPP and some of the key features that are being considered.

Nokia Networks and Qualcomm Demonstrate 300 Mbps LTE-Advanced with Three-band Carrier Aggregation

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Nokia

Nokia Networks and Qualcomm have completed interoperability testing of LTE-Advanced three-band Carrier Aggregation (3x CA) to achieve subscriber data rates of up to 300 Mbps in network environments.

Vodafone Starts LTE Advanced Roll-out in UK

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Vodafone UK has began the roll-out of a LTE Advanced technology to boost existing 4G mobile service using Carrier Aggregation. Vodafone is rolling out the enhanced technology from this month in Birmingham, Manchester and London and to other UK cities during the rest of this year and 2015.

Huber+Suhner showcases in-building antenna solutions, mobile communications, data center solutions and its new São Paulo production facility at Futurecom

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14th October, 2014: RF Connectors, IBC/DAS Solutions plus cable systems for LTE all on display at South America's biggest telecom event

Ericsson Demonstrates Proof of Concept of NFV with NTT DOCOMO

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Ericsson

Ericsson has successfully demonstrated proof of concept (PoC) of its Network Functions Virtualization (NFV) in a joint effort with Japanese operator NTT DOCOMO and a number of other providers.

Cellwize SON Boosts Telefónica UK’s Network Modernisation Rollout

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Telefónica UK continues to improve and enhance network reliability and its Quality of Service for its subscribers – thanks to Cellwize elastic-SON