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LTE-U Forum issues technical specifications

Monday 2 March 2015 | 16:12 CET | News
The LTE-U Forum, formed in 2014 by Verizon in cooperation with Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Qualcomm and Samsung, released its first technical report evaluating the use of LTE in unlicensed spectrum (LTE-U). The forum said this is an important step toward demonstrating how LTE-U can coexist with Wi-Fi and other technologies that share unlicensed spectrum. The Forum's technical specifications include minimum performance specifications for operating LTE-U base stations and consumer devices on unlicensed frequencies in the 5 GHz band and coexistence specifications. The specifications support LTE

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