Smart Antennas Attract The Spotlight

Marek, Sue
May 2002
Wireless Week;5/13/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 19, p20
Trade Publication
Reports on the popularity of smart antennas among carriers in the telecommunications industry because of its ability to cost-effectively optimize a carrier's network. Alternative taken by carriers who have dealt with their immediate capacity issues; Trials conducted in testing smart antennas; Result of using code division multiple access smart antennas from Nortel.


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