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French operators plan joint LTE pilot for early 2013

Tuesday 24 July 2012 | 09:36 CET | News
French operators Orange, SFR and Bouygues Telecom will launch joint tests of a LTE network in the beginning of 2013, digital economy minister Fleur Pellerin told AFP. The minister said talks last week at the ministry led to a breakthrough after six months of negotiations, and the operators are ready to start the tests in Saint-Etienne. Orange, SFR and Bouygues have already announced their own individual tests of 4G networks, in cities such as Montpellier and Lyon.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Bouygues Telecom / Orange / SFR
Countries: France
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