U.S. Slow to Catch On to LTE Technologies
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, International
September 21st, 2010
WASHINGTON, September 21, 2010 – The past few months have been filled with announcements from around the globe announcing the launch of long term evolution networks. The United States, however, is lagging in this realm.
Association Study Shows LTE Networks Continue to Expand Globally
Broadband Updates, Broadband's Impact, International, Wireless
August 30th, 2010
WASHINGTON, August 30, 2010 – The Global Mobile Suppliers Association has published new data showing that 101 firm LTE network deployments are in progress or planned in 41 countries. The number of network commitments is 71 percent higher than GSA reported in a similar survey six months ago.
Ofcom to Investigate Network Neutrality
FCC, International, Net Neutrality
June 25th, 2010
WASHINGTON, June 25, 2010 – Britain’s Office of Communications (Ofcom) has begun a request of information about network neutrality. The office specifically citied the Comcast case and the actions being taken by the Federal Communication Commission as a contributing factor as to why they believe they must inquire about the issue.
TeliaSonera to Launch Nation Wide LTE Networks in Sweden and Norway
June 18th, 2010
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.