Alcatel-Lucent wins Etisalat LTE contract

Wednesday 16 February 2011 | 10:21 CET | News
UAE-based Etisalat has inked an agreement with Alcatel-Lucent for a planned deployment of what it claims is the Middle East's first and widest LTE network in the UAE. Using Alcatel-Lucent's equipment, Etisalat will deploy the commercial LTE network within the first quarter of 2011. Neither the financial details nor information the expected initial coverage area were released. Alcatel-Lucent will provide Etisalat with a complete end-to-end High Leverage Network solution, including LTE base stations (eNodeBs), all-IP wireless Evolved Packet Core (EPC), a converged end-to-end network management

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Etisalat / NOKIASUS-20401-Newsfeed
Countries: United Arab Emirates
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