TITLE

Verizon Goes European With Untested Standard

AUTHOR(S)
Medford, Cassimir
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Red Herring;2/18/2009, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that telecommunications company Verizon Wireless has announced details of its plan to build one of the world's first nationwide wireless broadband networks based on a largely untested standard called Long Term Evolution (LTE). A list of the major equipment suppliers chosen by Verizon is presented. It cites the reasons why some companies were not selected for the project, including Nortel's filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in January 2009.
ACCESSION #
36603099

 

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