Telstra to trial LTE broadcast technology

Wednesday 23 October 2013 | 15:44 CET | News
Australian carrier Telstra will trial its LTE-B technology that can broadcast videos, applications and software updates to multiple users, reports The Australian. According to Telstra executive director Mike Wright, the trial will kick-off before the end of the year. He said LTE-broadcast was a new standard that had the ability to "take some of the capacity of a mobile and assign it so that lots of users can consume the same information". Wright added the technology was applicable to when there was high demand for the same content or information. The trial will help determine how the

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Telstra
Countries: Australia
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