Is Alcatel-Lucent's lightRadio a silver bullet for mobile networks?

Wednesday 9 February 2011 | 14:52 CET | Author: Tim Poulus | Market Commentary
Alcatel-Lucent has announced a new architecture for mobile networks. The new lightRadio portfolio claims to save mobile operators up to 50 percent on the total cost of ownership and energy use. It also offers an answer to the high growth in mobile data traffic. LightRadio was developed by Bell Labs (Alcatel-Lucent's R&D arm) together with Freescale (system-on-a-chip, SoC), HP (controllers and gateways) and operators (China Mobile is interested in a field trial).

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alcatel-Lucent USA/FR / China Mobile / France Telecom / Freescale Semiconductor / HP / Verizon Wireless
Countries: World
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