Articles tagged with: Wi Fi and Alcatel Lucent

Dutch cable operator Ziggo turn homes into public Wi-Fi hotspots

Alcatel-Lucent, and the Dutch cable operator Ziggo are conducting a trial of a technique to turn private homes into public Wi-Fi hotspots in order to provide wireless broadband access to Ziggo's customers. more

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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

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France Telecom Hits it Off with Ugandan Discussions

France Telecom has taken over the national GSM license held by Hits Telecom Uganda and said that it plans to launch a new joint venture company operating under the Orange brand in the coming months. more

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Ugandan Discussions over Hits Telecom Launch

Uganda's telecoms regulator, the Uganda Communications Commission (UCC) has warned that Hits Telecom risks losing its operating license if it does not commercially launch its network by September. The company was granted a mobile license last March and has eighteen months from that date to start offering services. more

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Mobile WiMAX on the Way Out?

If spectrum auctions and commercial Mobile WiMAX rollouts (compliant to Wave 2 Phase 2 certification) do not take place by 2008, the market scope for Mobile WiMAX on a global basis will be insignificant - claims Frost & Sullivan. more

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GCT and Green Packet Demo Wi-Fi/WiMAX Handover

WiMAX vendor, GCT Semiconductor and Malaysia's Green Packet have announced a collaboration to develop seamless connectivity and handover between WiMAX and Wi-Fi. more

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