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ABI Research: A dozen operators launching LTE next year

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By Dusan Belic on June 27th, 2009:ABI Research is out with the new report, suggesting that mobile operators will start deploying LTE (Long Term Evolution) networks and offering LTE-based services to their subscribers during next year. As a matter of fact, they argue that at least 12 operators from around the world will do so:

In An Evolving Market, Femtocell Manufacturers Need To Stay Flexible

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Jun 25, 2009, Ebrahim Bushehri, CEO, Lime Microsystems :The goal of wireless operators is to provide full mobility and seamless roaming to ensure permanent access to broadband connectivity for the end user.

Huawei Bags Another Euro LTE Gig

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JUNE 24, 2009, Ray Le Maistre: Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. further cemented its reputation as a leading player in the next-generation mobile infrastructure market by landing another LTE (Long Term Evolution) trial in the Nordics, right on the front door of key wireless networking rivals Ericsson AB (Nasdaq: ERIC) and Nokia Siemens Networks .

Ascom Releases TEMS Investigation 10.0 with LTE Functionality

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Ascom, a leading provider of in-vehicle network testing solutions, announced the release of TEMS Investigation 10.0 with new functionalities for Long-Term Evolution (LTE (News - Alert)) and Time Division Synchronous Code Division Multiple Access (TD-SCDMA), and High-Speed Packet Access+ (HSPA+) technologies.

Altair Semiconductor Announces LTE Baseband Processor

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Altair Semiconductor, a fabless chip company based in Israel, introduced its FourGee-3100 LTE baseband processor.

Texas Instruments collaborates with Continuous Computing and mimoOn for HSPA and LTE femtocells

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LONDON, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Femtocells World Summit -- Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) (NYSE: TXN) announced today the selection of Continuous Computing(R), a leader in wireless protocol software, and mimoOn GmbH, a leader in software defined radio solutions, as third parties to offer integrated solutions for HSPA and LTE enterprise and residential femtocells.

EVDO/LTE Hybrid Device Approved By FCC

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By Don Nguyen, 9:20 PM on Tue Jun 23 2009: Think the EVDO network is too slow? Relief could be in sight. The FCC recently approved the LG M13 which, according to the filing, is a "cellular/PCS CDMA/EVDO and 700MHz LTE Device".

Ericsson Hopes to Accelerate LTE Roll-out With Patent Deals

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Tuesday, June 23, 2009 : Ericsson has signed its first license agreements for patents essential to next-generation mobile networks based on LTE (Long Term Evolution), it said on Tuesday.

OPA President Says LTE Patent Pool Effort Must Change

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By Maisie Ramsay, WirelessWeek - June 22, 2009
In many ways, LTE is viewed as WiMAX’s smarter and more attractive sibling. LTE has been adopted by wealthy, high-profile industry heavyweights while WiMAX found its niche in less glamorous areas, like emerging markets in remote corners of the globe.

Ericsson signs LTE patent deals

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Mon Jun 22, 2009, STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Swedish telecom equipment maker Ericsson has signed its first license agreements for LTE technology patents, allowing other companies to use the technology, an Ericsson official said on Monday.

Netcom and Huawei unveil latest LTE network trial developments

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Monday, 22 June 2009, Following the announcement earlier this month of the world’s first mobile broadband internet connection on a live commercial Long Term Evolution (LTE) network in Oslo, Netcom and

Tensilica Announces New High-Performance ConnX Communications DSP Family for LTE and 4G SOC Designs

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SANTA CLARA, CA -- 06/22/09 -- Tensilica,® Inc. today introduced a new family of high-performance communications DSP (digital signal processors) IP (intellectual property) cores -- the ConnX DSP family -- that include standard cores, click-box configurable options or a starting point for customized Xtensa® LX DPUs (dataplane processor units) for SOC (system-on-chip) designs.

Chinese vendors shine in early LTE trials, Intel stresses WiMAX lead

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By CAROLINE GABRIEL Published: 22 June, 2009

The Chinese vendors have labored too long under the market perception that they deliver low cost equipment, but can't do cutting edge.

Nortel to sell CDMA, LTE to NSN for US$650 mln

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NEW YORK, June 19 (Reuters) - Nortel Networks (NT.TO) said on Friday that it will sell its CDMA business and LTE wireless technology assets to Nokia Siemens Networks [NSN.UL] for US$650 million and th

Huawei and Netcom Showcase "Live" Commercial LTE Services

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Huawei and Netcom ( subsidiary of TeliaSonera in Norway ) today announced a successful showcase of "live" services over the world' s first commercial LTE ( Long Term Evolution ) network in Oslo, Norway after the world's first mobile broadband Internet connection was achieved early this month.