Huawei Completes LTE to GSM CSFB Test

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Huawei has announced that it had completed a LTE to GSM CSFB (Circuit Switched Fallback) test to reduce voice setup delays from LTE to GSM network by two seconds, improve handover success rates and provide end users with better voice experience on GSM/LTE networks.

ClearSky Partners with NEC to Offer Femtocell Service to Carriers

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Mobile data services provider ClearSky Technologies has signed a multi-year contract with NEC to offer Femtocell as a Service (FaaS) to regional GSM/UMTS wireless carriers. Femtocell as a Service offers an alternative approach to launching services for many carriers.

GSA: WB-AMR HD Voice Service Launched on 45 Networks

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Amid recent announcements of support of HD Voice over LTE networks, Global mobile Suppliers Association (GSA) has confirmed the launch of HD Voice in 35 countries on 45 GSM, 3G/HSPA, LTE networks.

Nokia Siemens Networks To Supply Tele2 LTE Networks In Baltics Countries

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Tele2 has selected Nokia Siemens Networks as the supplier of the operator’s 4G, LTE radio and core network in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to provide superior mobile broadband with faster data speeds and improved coverage. In addition, the company will modernize and expand Tele2’s GSM and 3G networks.

Nokia Siemens Networks wins StarHub Contract

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Singapore's mobile operator StarHub has selected Nokia Siemens Networks as its LTE mobile broadband infrastructure and services vendor. StarHub plans to re-use 1800MHz GSM spectrum to offer nationwide LTE service.

Quortus Signals Small Cell Future by Adding Core Intelligence to the Edge

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Guildford, UK 16th February 2012 - Quortus, the company transforming core network functionality into edge-based applications, today announced the launch of its EdgeCentrix product which transforms heavy iron core networks into software applications that can be installed at small cell sites.

MegaFon customers to enjoy enhanced mobile services

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Moscow, Russia – January 11, 2012: Operator selects Nokia Siemens Networks to improve network performance, energy efficiency and prepare for LTE

Improved mobile broadband coverage, faster data speeds for Polkomtel subscribers

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Warsaw, Poland – December 22, 2011, Polkomtel S.A., Poland’s leading mobile operator, now offers improved mobile broadband services with better indoor coverage and wide

Improved mobile services, coverage for Vodacom Tanzania customers

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Dodoma, Tanzania – December 19, 2011 -- Vodacom Tanzania is modernizing its GSM and 3G networks nationwide to improve performance and capacity, providing more reliable,

GSM, EDGE and LTE Interworking

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GSM, EDGE & LTE Interworking – What is GELTE?

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Coexistence of GSM, HSPA and LTE

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This 4G Americas whitepaper covers the coexistence of GSM, HSPA and LTE and migratory aspects from Rel-7 to Rel-8 and beyond based on the 3GPP specification. The topics covered include:

Alcatel-Lucent wins Sri Lankan network upgrade contract

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Alcatel-Lucent has announced a multi-million dollar contract with Etisalat Lanka to increase its GSM/EDGE network capacity and coverage and build 3G HPSA+ all-IP broadband network.

New spectrum auction of 900 and 1800 MHz frequencies in Denmark

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Denmark’s National IT and Telecom Agency (Telestyrelsen) has anounced the dates for holding the auction of spectrum in 900 MHz and 1800 MHz frequency bands.

11.9 million new 3GPP mobile (UMTS-HSPA) subscriptions in Q2 2010 throughout the Americas

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According to 3G Americas, 3GPP mobile (UMTS-HSPA) subscriptions  represnts 73 percent of the total (net) new connections in the mobile industry in North, Central and South America in the secon