The Marriage of WiMAX and LTE

Smith, Brad
July 2008
Wireless Week;7/1/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 12, p20
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the perspectives of executives from the telecommunications industry on the harmonization of long term evolution (LTE) and Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access (WiMAX). Intel Corp. is not supporting LTE and has no plans on LTE and WiMAX harmonization. Thomas Nor�n of Ericsson Inc. contends that it is too late in the standardization process to produce any harmony. Bill Payne of Motorola Inc. believes it is possible for LTE and WiMAX to harmonize.


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