SoftBank Mobile Selects Ericsson's Voice over LTE Solution

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Japan's SoftBank Mobile has selected Ericsson to provide and integrate its end-to-end network solution for voice over LTE (VoLTE). With VoLTE as a basis, consumers will get HD voice and video calling alongside other telephony services, while using simultaneous LTE data services on LTE smartphones.

LTE Signaling Infrastructure Insufficient For Upcoming Surge In 4G Uptake

Oakland, CA, October 21st 2013 – Adax, an industry leader in high-performance packet processing, security, and network infrastructure, is today warning that current LTE signaling infrastructure is insufficient for the imminent wave in 4G uptake.

Tektronix Communications validates game changing media load capacity increase on Spectra2 XL3, cutting industry’s price to performance ratio in half

PLANO, Texas, August 14, 2013 – Tektronix Communications, the world’s first telecommunications intelligence provider, today announced the general availability of High Performance Media Testing functionality on Spectra2 XL3, offering the best cost/performance ratios currently available.

Mavenir announces its Unified Access Gateway for Converged Access to IMS

Richardson, TX, USA– May 23, 2013 – Mavenir Systems, a leading provider of software-based networking solutions, today announced its Unified Access Gateway (UAG) for  converged core network services across Circuit Switch (CS) and IP Multimedia System(IMS) networks.

IMS World Forum 2013 Highlights

Aricent Enhances its LTE Portfolio by Adding End-to-End VoLTE Capabilities

EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ & MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS, Barcelona – February 25, 2013 – The Aricent Group, a global innovation and technology services company, today announced the addition of end-to-end VoLTE capabilities to its comprehensive LTE offering comprising of IMS Client Application, eNodeB, EPC, and IMS Servers.

Telecom Namibia Picks ZTE to Deploy LTE-Ready Network

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The Telecom Namibia Group has selected ZTE to build a unified mobile network that will provide the Group with a fully transformed 2G/3G/4G networks. The partnership deal was signed today and includes the designing, planning, supply, delivery and implementation of IMS GSM LTE network

LTE, Telephony and Battery Life

In recent media, much attention has been paid to the battery life of VoLTE enabled LTE phones in comparison to existing 2G and 3G circuit switched telephony. This ST Ericsson white paper aims to address the confusion and uncertainty around the topic and demonstrate the true potential of VoLTE.  

CSFB and SMSoSGs

The CS FallBack (CSFB)  in EPS enables the provisioning of voice and other CS-domain services (e.g. CS UDI video, LCS, USSD) by reuse of CS infrastructure when the UE is served by E-UTRAN. A CSFB enabled terminal, connected to E-UTRAN may use GERAN or UTRAN to connect to the CS-domain.

Lantiq Enables VoLTE for Broadband Wireless Gateways

Munich/Neubiberg, Germany – August 22, 2012 – Lantiq, a leading supplier of broadband access and home networking technologies, today announced two collaborations with leading providers of client software that enables rich, native communications services for 4G LTE clients.