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What is the biggest challenge any operator faces as it looks at deploying a new service? System integration and testing. Why is this such an obstacle? Think of all the touch points involved: devices, network infrastructure, application servers, billing and operations support infrastructure. Not to mention the challenge in figuring out the appeal of the […]
Singapore again played host to CommunicAsia this year, and ng Connect was there! Forgive me for not blogging sooner, but it took me a while to recuperate from the 32 hours of travel time and the 99.99% humidity. Kidding — it was awesome. We (by “we” I mean Alcatel-Lucent and HP) did a full court […]
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By way of background: LTE (Long-Term Evolution) is largely seen as a successor to current third-generation (3G) networks (UMTS, WCDMA, HSDPA, HSUPA, CDMA2000, EVDO, call me if you want more acronyms…). And with this new standard, there will be faster connections. LTE is capable of delivering speeds well in excess of 10MB/s over wireless networks. So, world, be prepared!
It was quite a show for the ng Connect Program at this year’s CTIA Wireless in Vegas! Mixing it up with our customers at the 4G Symposium, hanging out with all the members at the Tao mixer, winning an award and having the booth packed with attendees interested in the ng Connect PoCs are just a few highlights!
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