NSN: 87% Jump in Indian Mobile Data Traffic in 2013

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A recent report from Nokia Solutions and Networks, on mobile broadband performance in India, reveals a 87% rise in data traffic generated by 2G and 3G services during 2013. According to the NSN’s MBit Index, 3G data traffic increased by 146% where as 2G data traffic grew by 59% over the same period.

LTE India 2011: India ready for 4G by 2012

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India is all set to move on from 3G to 4G LTE, leading industry and technology experts said at LTE India 2011 international conference organized by Bharat Exhibitions t

India’s premier conference on LTE - LTE INDIA 2011

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New Delhi , May 20th 2011: Overwhelmed and inspired with the success of first ever LTE event in India, Bharat Exhibitions are filled with enthusiasm to organize the 2nd

India: 160 MHz of spectrum for BWA services in 2012

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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

BSNL body seeks probe into BWA spectrum allotment

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PTI, India - An association of senior officials of state-owned BSNL has demanded a probe into the allocation of broadband spectrum to the company, saying that it is not

LTE Summit 2011 in India

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3G has been already rolled out in the India successfully and Operators are now looking ahead to provide full fledge mobile broadband services to their customers. <

Impressions from the WiMAX Network Deployment Workshop in New Delhi-India

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Over the week of February 21st I had the opportunity to attend the WiMAX Network Deployment Workshop in New Delhi-India, hosted by the WiMAX Forum and BSNL.

Indian BWA Licensees Leaning Towards TD- LTE


The second half of 2010 in India was abuzz with discussion of several possiblities for BWA licensees regarding whether to deploy TD-LTE, WiMAX, or a hybrid-type network

ZTE wins USD 85M 3G contract with India's Aircel

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ZTE has won a USD85 million UMTS contract with pan-India mobile service provider Aircel to build and deploy an advanced SDR-based 3G network.

NEC Eyes Femtocell Market in India

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Earlier this week NEC announced the launch of 3G Femtocell solution in India to enable operators to offer high-quality, high-speed 3G mobile services to its enterprise

Qualcomm to Exit Indian BWA Business?

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Qualcomm, which won BWA spectrum for four circles in India at Rs 4,913 crore, is in talks to exit the business. BWA auction took place earlier this year and  concluded in June.

Nokia Siemens Networks Demonstrates TD-LTE in India

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Nokia Siemens Networks has successfully demonstrated the TD-LTE using broadband wireless access (BWA) spectrum in India.

Ericsson & NSN named 3G supplier for Vodafone Essar

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Indian operator Vodafone Essar has named Ericsson & Nokia Siemens Networks as 3G suppliers. Vodafone had won spectrum in 9 circles during India’s 3G auction earlier this year.

Aircel to launch 3G services in Q1 2011

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Indian operator Aircel plans to invest $500 million for the initial roll out of 3G mobile services.

With focus on WiMAX, India's BSNL plans LTE back-up

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Indian state owned operator Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd (BSNL) has asked its broadband franchisee partners to set up a network that is capable of migrating to the LTE technology if required.