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Telecom Namibia Launches Commercial LTE Network

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Telecom Namibia

Namibia's telecommunications service provider, Telecom Namibia has launched commercial 4G LTE mobile broadband services in key areas of the country.

SK Telecom to Provide 225 Mbps LTE-Advanced Service

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SK Telecom

South Korea's SK Telecom has demonstrated the LTE-Advanced service that offers up to 225Mbps of speed by aggregating 20MHz bandwidth in 1.8GHz band and 10MHz bandwidth in 800MHz band.

Huawei, China Mobile Demonstrate International TDD/FDD VoLTE Call

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Video call interaction between executives from China Mobile and South Korea Operator

Huawei and China Mobile held a successful demonstration of international HD voice and video calls between China Mobile's VoLTE trial networks in Chengdu and Hangzhou and South Korea Operator's VoLTE networks recently.

Alcatel-Lucent Conducts Trial of LTE Public Safety Network in Las Vegas

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Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent and the Las Vegas Metro Police Department, along with the Nevada Department of Transportation and other first responders, conducted a six-month trial of a 4G LTE public safety network in a designated section of the city of Las Vegas in the United States.  

SK Telecom, NSN Complete EPC Virtualization Proof-of-concept

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NSN

Nokia Solutions and Networks has demonstrated its telco cloud capabilities in a joint proof-of-concept for Evolved Packet Core (EPC) virtualization with SK Telecom.

ABI Research: Multimode Femtocell Shipments to Increase by 350% in 2014

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ABI Research

In 2014, standalone 4G LTE femtocells will have greater presence in the market following the general development of the LTE market, but the key player is expected to be 3G/LTE multimode.

Qualcomm Introduces 3G/LTE Multimode Modem and RF Transceiver Chip

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Qualcomm

Qualcomm has announced its fourth-generation 3G/LTE multimode solutions with the newest modem chipset, the Qualcomm® Gobi™ 9x35, and RF transceiver chip, the Qualcomm WTR3925, designed for 4G LTE Advanced mobile broadband connectivity.

Ericsson to Deploy TD-LTE in 15 Provinces for China Mobile

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Ericsson MINI-LINK

Ericsson has been selected by China Mobile (CMCC) to deploy LTE TDD in 15 provinces in China. This is the first phase of the CMCC's LTE TDD network deployment. 

China Mobile Selects Alcatel-Lucent's EPC Portfolio for LTE Build-out

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Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent has announced that its all-IP Evolved Packet Core portfolio has been selected to support the nationwide rollout of China Mobile’s 4G LTE network.

Telefónica and Samsung Launch Commercial LTE Network in Chile

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Telefónica Chile (Movistar) has launched commercial LTE services in Chile. Operator is deploying the LTE network in 2.6GHz band. Samsung is the supplier of the LTE network solutions.