LTE India 2015 key partners announced

Videocon Telecom, Ericsson, EMC, UTStarcom, Wipro, Anite, F5 Networks, JDSU, Nanocell, Rohde & Schwarz, Keysight Technologies, Anritsu, Commscope, Litepoint and Livingston are some of the key partners of LTE India 2015 event being held on 7 ...

Nokia Networks inks LTE deal with Algar Telecom

Algar Telecom has tapped Nokia Networks for launching 4G LTE services in the 700 MHz band, upgrading its 3G network and implementing Telco Cloud. Under a 5-year turnkey contract, Nokia Networks will provide radio and core networks and managed ...

Turkcell, Ericsson test VoLTE in Istanbul

Turkcell in association with Ericsson has tested VoLTE in its 4G testing area in Istanbul. Turkcell becomes the first Turkish operator to test VoLTE. Ilker Kuruoz,  chief technology officer of Turkcell, said: “Our goal is to be among the first ...

China Mobile 4G subscriber base surges 59%, 3G drops 5%

China Mobile today said its 4G LTE subscriber base rose 59 percent to 143.08 million in the first quarter of 2015 from 90.06 million in Q4 2014. 3G subscriber base of China Mobile fell 4.5 percent to 234.76 million from 245.75 million during the ...

Reliance Jio to launch Wi-Fi services

Reliance Jio Infocomm (RJIL), a subsidiary of RIL, in the process of entering into agreements with various State and local authorities to launch Wi-Fi services. Reliance Jio has already launched trial Wi-Fi hot spots across India. The Mukesh ...

U.S. Cellular to add 600 4G LTE cell sites in 2015 

U.S. Cellular today said it will be adding more than 600 4G LTE cell sites in 2015. The American telecoms will expand existing 4G LTE service in 10 states. The target is to offer 4G LTE speeds to 98 percent of U.S. Cellular customers by the end ...

Verizon invests $100 mn in South Louisiana for 4G LTE

Verizon Wireless has invested $99.5 million in wireless network to provide more reliable wireless calling, data streaming and web surfing services. Verizon has also enhanced its XLTE and 4G LTE services and introduced new cell sites for its ...

Airtel 4G service reaches Moga town in Punjab

Bharti Airtel has expanded its 4G services to Moga town in Punjab. Airtel does not share specific Capex plans for rolling out 4G services. Moga is the 11th town in Punjab to get Airtel LTE 4G services. Earlier, Airtel launched 4G services in ...