TITLE

End of the Road for CDMA?

AUTHOR(S)
Drucker, Elliott
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;6/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Verizon has selected Long Term Evolution (LTE) for eventual deployment of fourth generation technology. The company's move appears to represent the end of the line for ongoing evolution of code division multiple access (CDMA) as the basis for new wireless air interface technologies. Benefits of CDMA for mobile networks are cited.
ACCESSION #
32526069

 

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