Network Sharing in LTE

in Blog, E-UTRAN, 4G, eNB, LTE, MME

3GPP network sharing architecture allows different core network operators to connect to a shared radio access network.

LTE maintains momentum, becomes fastest growing mobile technology

in Blog, 4G, LTE

Since first commercial deployment in December 2009 and slow progress in first half of 2010, 4G LTE has become fastest growing mobile technology.

NEC, Alcatel-Lucent, Huawei, NSN and Vodafone win at femtocell awards

in Blog, Femtocell

The Femto Forum has announced the winners of the Femto Forum Femtocell Industry Awards 2011.

Rogers to Launch LTE Network in Ottawa This Summer

in Blog, Rogers Communications, LTE

Canadian operator Rogers will launch the LTE network in Ottawa this summer.

Ofcom working on reducing interference between LTE & digital TV

in Blog, UK, 4G, LTE

UK regulator Ofcom has set out proposals to ensure that LTE does not interfere with digital TV.

3GPP technologies drive wireless growth in Americas

in Blog, 4G Americas, LTE

3GPP based technologies are driving wireless growth in Americas. 91.1 million new subscriptions were added in the region during 12 months ending March 2011.

Verizon Wireless introduces LG Revolution LTE smartphone

in Blog, LG Revolution, Verizon Wireless, LTE

Verizon Wireless has launched LG Revolution™  LTE smartphone today. LG Revolution is Android™ smartphone preloaded with the Neflix application and features 4.3-inch capacitive touchscreen.

T-Mobile offering 42 Mbps HSPA+ now

in Blog, HSPA+, T-Mobile, 4G, LTE

T-Mobile USA has doubled it's HSPA+ network speed to achieve theoretical peak download speeds of up to 42Mbps.

India: 160 MHz of spectrum for BWA services in 2012

in Blog, BWA, India, LTE, WiMAX

The government of India is planning to make 160 MHz of spectrum available next year for telecom operators for deploying broadband wireless access (BWA) services across

GSA: 208 operators in 80 countries investing in LTE

in Blog, GSA, LTE

GSA has confirmed that 208 operators are now investing in FDD/TDD LTE, which is 98 operators more than in June 2010.

Taiwan's Global Mobile to replace Wimax with LTE

in Blog, Global Mobile, Taiwan, LTE, WiMAX

Taiwan's WiMAX operator Global Mobile is planning to switch over to LTE technology from WiMAX.

Huawei & ZTE sue each other over LTE patents

in Blog, Huawei, ZTE, LTE

First Huawei filed lawsuits in Germany, France, and Hungary against ZTE for patent and trade mark infringement on the basis that ZTE is infringing a series of Huawei’s

Verizon Wireless adds 500K LTE subscribers in Q1

in Blog, Verizon Wireless, 4G, LTE

Verizon Wireless has announced first quarter numbers of LTE subscribers. According to Verizon, it added 500,000subscribers for its 4G LTE network.

Achieving Capital and Spectral Efficiency Beyond 4G Standards

in Blog, LTE-Advanced, MARAVEDIS, WiMax 2, 4G, LTE, WiMAX

The industry has come a long way towards developing the new platform for ICT communications:

17.25 million BWA/WiMAX and 320 thousand LTE subscribers reached in Q1 2011


3.7 million new BWA/WiMAX subscribers were added in Q4 2010, and 5.5 million will be added throughout 2011, according to the 14th issue of the 4GCounts Quarterly Report