WiMAX Manufacturers, Providers Agree on New Enhancements

WiMAX equipment manufacturers, service providers and chip companies have reached a major milestone in advancing the speed of data and the efficiency of broadband wireless networks based on the 802.

Globe Telecom Tests LTE

Philippines service provider Globe Telecom has started testing the Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology in collaboration with parent SingTel. 

Menatelecom signs WiMAX expansion contract with Motorola

Menatelecom has signed a expansion contract with Motorola to boost its WiMAX network capacity and coverage in Bahrain to handle 100,000 subscribers.

Verizon Wireless: LTE on track and coverage to match 3G by 2013

Verizon Wireless says that by 2013 the LTE coverage map will match it's current 3G coverage map.

CETECOM to validate LTE devices for Verizon

Verizon Wireless has selected CETECOM as a laboratory to test devices for operation on the nationwide 4G LTE network that Verizon Wireless is building on the Upper 700 MHz C-Block spectrum. 

Motorola Introduces New WiMAX devices

Motorola has added two new WiMAX devices, CPEi 800 and the CPEi 885.

Nokia Siemens Networks announces LTE SON offering

Nokia Siemens Networks has launched its SON (Self Organizing Networks) offering for LTE at CommunicAsia 2010 in Singapore. The offering is part of the Nokia Siemens Networks SON suite. 

Acme Packet adds four new customers across southeastern Asia

Acme Packet has added four new customers across southeastern Asia for its session border controllers (SBCs).

NetLogic Processors Power Commercial LTE Equipments

NetLogic Microsystems has announced that its families of multi-core, multi-threaded processors have been designed into multiple equipment, from eNodeB base stations to Gateways, that are deployed i

Alcatel-Lucent Sees Growth For Asia, Backhaul Investment

Alcatel-Lucent  expects return to growth in Asia, according to Rajeev Singh-Molares, president of Alcatel-Lucent’s Asia-Pacific operations, reports The Wall Street Journal.

picoChip sells one million chips, sees revenue growth

picoChip has announced that it has sold one million chips and is on track to achieve over 50% quarter-on-quarter sequential revenue growth this calendar quarter. 

Ericsson refutes Informa study on LTE patents

Ericsson expects to hold 25 percent of all essential patents for LTE, making it the largest patent holder in the industry, according to company website. 

South African regulator ICASA extends spectrum application deadline

South African regulator ICASA (Independent Communications Authority of South Africa)  has extended the closing date for submissions of applications for spectrum in the 2.6 GHz and 3.5 GHz band

Batelco and Ericsson ink deal for network upgrade

Bahrain operator Batelco and Ericsson have inked a contract to enhance its mobile network.

Qualcomm looking for 3G partners to deploy LTE

After winning 4 circles in India's BWA auction, Qualcomm is looking for 3G partners to deploy LTE.