TeliaSonera to Launch Nation Wide LTE Networks in Sweden and NorwayInternational, Wireless June 18th, 2010
Rahul Gaitonde, Deputy Editor, BroadbandBreakfast.com
WASHINGTON, June 18, 2010 – Swedish Telecom firm TeliaSonera has announced that by the end of the year it will have deployed LTE to over 25 cities covering most of the nation and the four largest municipalities in Norway currently it already offers service in Oslo.
The firm currently owns the rights to 2.6Ghz spectrum in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Denmark. No details have been released on the plans for the networks in Finland or Denmark.
The service boasts speeds of up to 100Mbit/s.
TeleSonera was the first company in the world to offer 4G service in Stockholm late last year with a monthly cap of 30Gb.