SFR, NSN demonstrate LTE in Marseille

Friday 23 September 2011 | 09:38 CET | News
French mobile and broadband operator SFR has run a live demonstration of LTE, or 4G as it is normally called in France, using Nokia Siemens Networks' Single RAN radio access equipment and Evolved Packet Core (EPC), the manufacturer's evolution platform for all 3GPP networks. The demonstration held in Marseille for the press showcased very high-speed mobile internet access with instant response times. The event featured demonstrations of live video upstreaming, 3D video streaming and remote controlled racing cars. NSN, which also provided its LTE-ready Flexi Multiradio base stations, already

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Nokia Siemens Networks / SFR / Siemens
Countries: France
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