Alcatel-Lucent Wins African LTE Deployment Contract
Published on: 14th Nov 2013
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Alcatel Lucent says that it has won a contract from Cameroon based ISP, YooMee Africa to deploy a LTE based network.
YooMee has targeted deploying TDD LTE in its new markets within the next 6 months. The operator expects to build out in average 35 to 50 sites per capital city before deploying in remaining cities of the countries it operates in.
Alcatel-Lucent will deploy a complete end-to-end TDD LTE solution consisting of eNBs, Wireless Backhaul and the Evolved Packet Core (EPC).
Financial terms were not disclosed.