Articles tagged with: Mts and Base Station

Averting radio spectrum saturation, opportunistically

Mobile users want better video calls, streaming television and faster downloads, placing more demands on the limited radio spectrum available to operators. Could handsets that intelligently sense their radio environment and opportunistically grab free bandwidth be a solution? more

Related Tags: rfid, 3g, oracle, intel, eu, ict, tim, rcom, ovi, radio-spectrum, one-network, base-stations, network-management, bandwidth, uplink, wifi, military, television


O2 Germany to Upgrade Network to Support 28Mbps Data Download Speeds

Telefonica O2 Germany has announced plans to upgrade its network to HSPA+, and start offering peak download speeds of up to 28Mbps in the second half of this year.  more

Related Tags: huawei, o2, hspa, telefonica, o2-germany, base-stations, gsm, telefonica-o2, munich, Germany


Global Mobile Market to Exceed US$900 Billion in 2008

With a total turnover estimated at US$742.2 billion in 2008, mobile services account for 54% of the telecom services market and single handedly deliver all of the sector's growth. But the annual growth rate has dropped from more than 12% in 2007 to 8% in 2008. more

Related Tags: wi-fi, nokia, wimax, arpu, wcdma, edge, huawei, zte, alcatel-lucent, cdma, ericsson, compete, base-stations, gsm, idate, umts, wlan, chipset, global-mobile


ZTE Aims for Top-Three Placement in GSM Infrastructure Shipments

This vision is in line with its strong performance last year where the company's GSM product shipment nearly doubled year-on-year, representing 15% of the newly added global market in 2008. more

Related Tags: zte, base-stations, 3, gsm, 4g, dual-mode, China


Alcatel-Lucent Deploys 3G Network in Reunion

The first phase of this UMTS/HSPA wireless network deployment was made in 2008 mostly in Réunion's Saint-Denis commune and in the island's main towns. more

Related Tags: intel, alcatel-lucent, core-network, hspa, european-union, microwave, intelligent-network, base-stations, backhaul, umts, union, 3g-network, Reunion


Comarch Constructs Turn-Key WiMAX Network for Promonte, Montenegro

Comarch says that it has concluded the last phase of a WiMAX project at Montenegro's Promonte. The project focuses on three areas: construction of the WiMAX transport network, installation of access to WiFi infrastructure and core equipment. more

Related Tags: wi-fi, sms, wimax, bss, base-stations, umts, wifi


Alcatel-Lucent Wins South African 3G Contract

Alcatel-Lucent has won a EUR22 million (US$30 million) contract from South Africa's Vodacom to design, build and deploy an upgrade of its existing 3G network. more

Related Tags: alcatel-lucent, mobile-broadband, vodacom, base-stations, radio-access-network, network-management, indoor, South Africa


Base Stations Bring Electricity to Rural Villages

Three rural villages in Armenia's Gegarkunik region have been connected to the mains electricity supply - as a result of the mobile operator, VivaCell-MTS requiring a power supply for its base stations in the region. more

Related Tags: rural, ran, base-stations, 3, vivacell, villages, Armenia


Tecore Introduces UMTS Mobile Switching Center for Rural Markets

Tecore Networks says that it has augmented its software-defined, IP-centric core network platform with a UMTS Mobile Switching Center (UMSC) and Home Subscriber Server (HSS) to expand support for 3G services. more

Related Tags: rural, mvno, core-network, umts, ip-multimedia-subsystem, tecore