TITLE

The WIP Race

AUTHOR(S)
Radousky, Keith
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Wireless Week;10/2/2008, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the competition among wireless infrastructure providers (WIPs) to offer the best technologies to their customers in the U.S. headed by Motorola Inc. and AT&T Network Systems Inc. Motorola succeed with its cellular "A" block licensees through radio common carriers (RCCs) while AT&T invested in "B" block licenses or regional Bell operating companies (RBOCs). The competition in the industry intensified with the entry of Ericsson in 1984 through its Buffalo Telephone Co.
ACCESSION #
34706506

 

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