Turkcell, Ericsson provide live LTE broadcast

Tuesday 17 May 2016 | 16:41 CET | News
Ericsson and Turkcell delivered a live streaming mobile experience over LTE Broadcast in Turkey. This took place during a derby between Fenerbahce and Galatasaray Odeabank, two of Istanbul's biggest basketball teams. This demonstration was part of Turkcell's deployment of Ericsson's LTE Broadcast platform. As part of a commercial agreement, Ericsson's LTE Broadcast platform replaces unicast content delivery with a single-frequency network broadcast mode to deliver content concurrently to devices, better using the available spectrum and ensuring a broadcast-quality experience across LTE

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Companies: Turkcell
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