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Vodafone Spain to showcase 600 Mbps LTE-U technology at MWC

Friday 27 February 2015 | 08:46 CET | News
Vodafone Spain has announced that it has achieved speeds of up to 600 Mbps in tests of License Assisted Access (LAA) technology conducted in association with Huawei and Qualcomm. LAA, or LTE-U as it is sometimes known, works by co-opting unlicensed spectrum in the 5 GHz band to provide complementary access for the LTE operator network, enhancing indoor coverage above all. The company said the first commercial deployment of the technology will take place within 18 months. It will be showcasing the benefits of LTE-U as well as other new technologies such as DSL/4G bonding and Crown RAN, which

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Companies: Huawei China / Qualcomm / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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