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Nokia Siemens Networks Wins LTE Contract From Rural USA Network

Nokia Siemens Networks says that it has won an LTE supply contract from USA based rural mobile network operator, Mosaic Telecom covering its existing 700 MHz and 1700/2100 MHz bands.  more

Related Tags: nokia-siemens-networks, mosaic-telecom, telecom, usa, USA

Hutchison 3G Ireland Awards Satellite Based Broadband Contract

Avanti Communications, a broadband satellite operator, says that it has been awarded a contract by Hutchison 3G Ireland to supply them with broadband internet access under the Irish Government's National Broadband Scheme. more

Related Tags: , 3g, eu, hutchison-3g, satellite, 3, hutchison, hutchison-3g-ireland, play, Ireland

Tele2 and Telenor to Jointly Build LTE Network in Sweden

Sweden's Tele2 and Telenor have this morning announced plans to jointly build an LTE based network through a new joint-venture company. more

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Active RAN Sharing Could Save Operators $60 Billion

A new study from ABI Research finds that the worldwide combined OPEX and CAPEX savings from active infrastructure sharing could amount to as much as $60 billion over the next five year period. more

Related Tags: t-mobile, 3g, base-station, eu, vodafone, o2, abi-research, capex, telenor, 3, backhaul, tele2, infrastructure-sharing, opex, tower, antenna, telia, network-sharing

USA Saw Lowest Ever Annual Subscriber Growth in 2008

Although the American market did not suffer quite so badly as the Canadian market in the fourth quarter, it did see a disappointing figure for net additions. more

Related Tags: t-mobile, metropcs, leap-wireless, tim, verizon-wireless, verizon, alltel,

Dialog Telekom to Deploy Solar and Wind-Powered Base Stations in Sri Lanka

Sri Lankan operator, Dialog Telekom is to deploy ten solar and wind-powered base stations in the country. The trial, which will deploy five off-grid and five on-grid base stations, has seen two sites go live this month and a further eight sites will go live in March and April this year. more

Related Tags: base-station, wind, byd, base-stations, dialog-telekom, telekom, renewable-energy, solar, Sri Lanka

Using Mobile Phones to Boost Health Care Provision

Three of the world’s leading foundations involved in global health, technology and humanitarian assistance - the Rockefeller Foundation, the United Nations Foundation and The Vodafone Foundation - have announced an agreement to form the Mobile Health (mHealth) Alliance, a partnership that will work to maximize the impact of mobile health, especially in the developing world. more

Related Tags: google, microsoft, nokia, cisco, cisco, qualcomm, itu, vodafone, mit, gsma, smart, vodafone-foundation, united-nations, mhealth, nokia,, health

WiMAX Leaps Digital Divide in Developing Asia

Strategy Analytics predicts that consumer WiMAX subscriptions in the developing countries of Asia will grow from a few thousand now to almost 27 million by 2013. more

Related Tags: sim, analytics, wimax, ict, strategy-analytics, hspa, villages

Verizon Profits Rise as Wireless Growth Starts to Slow

US based Verizon Communications has reported a rise in its fourth-quarter profits, although growth in its wireless subscriber base slowed even as landline subscribers continued to shut-down their accounts. more

Related Tags: arpu, vodafone, verizon-wireless, verizon, alltel, compete, verizon-communications, churn,

Crucial decisions on spectrum needed to secure Ireland's wireless future

Wireless will be of paramount importance to Ireland’s broadband future but key issues regarding spectrum must be resolved to gain the greatest public benefit says Analysys Mason, adding that due to the higher rate of wireless broadband used in Ireland, decisions on wireless spectrum will have a greater impact than in many other nations. more

Related Tags: wimax, mobile-broadband, eu, 900mhz, analysys-mason, digital-dividend, comreg, 2.6ghz, 2g, Ireland

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