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Mexico's 4G shared network to begin tests this year

Wednesday 2 August 2017 | 11:47 CET | News
Mexico's wholesale 4G shared network (Red Compartida) will initiate its first tests before the end of the year, reports local daily Reforma, citing Fernando Borjon, Director General of the Promoting Body of Investment in Telecommunications (Promtel). The Altan consortium was awarded the 20-year concession to build and run the network last November, and the group is committed to covering 30 percent of the population by 31 March 2018 and 92 percent by 2023. Borjon said Nokia has already begun carrying out offline tests at its Monterrey centre, one of the two operation facilities it's installing

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Altan / Huawei / Nokia
Countries: Mexico
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