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KPN starts VoLTE pilot

Thursday 24 July 2014 | 15:10 CET | News
KPN is starting a pilot of voice over LTE on its 4G network. The test will determine whether the current technology is stable enough to handle voice traffic over the LTE network. To date, the 4G network only handles data services. Vodafone Netherlands announced last month that it was also testing VoLTE and expected to introduce the technique by mid-2015. According to research by Telecompaper using equipment provided by KPN, the operator still has a number of obstacles to overcome befor it can launch VoLTE commercially. At the moment it does not yet meet the stability and reliability standards

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: KPN / Vodafone
Countries: Netherlands
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