CDMA's Next Generation: A Market-driven Scenario

Bourrie, Sally Ruth
November 1999
Wireless Week;11/15/99, Vol. 5 Issue 46, p10A
Trade Publication
Deals with the options available to Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) carriers in their drive to advanced services. Description of 1XRTT, the phase one of the CDMA 2000 standard; Focus of the systems development for Sprint PCS; Features of the general packet radio services from GSM carriers.


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