Wrap Up of LTE Americas 2013 (Dallas, TX) With Some Cool Infographics At The End

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 So the show itself was pretty interesting, from the perspective of the sessions. Naturally there are useful and useless sessions. I thought the best sessions were the HetNets. Public safety tracks were pretty good too.  The Network Optimization tracks were antiquated thanks to the technology we were showing at the show (example: see Wilango.com under tools) […]

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Public Safety Activity: Harris Deploys LTE for Public Safety in Las Vegas While EADS/ALU Bring Evercor

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  Firstly, Harris has deployed an upper 700MHz (Band 14) Nokia Siemens based LTE network for Las Vegas PD with a hosted LTE core based in Chelmsford, MA. The existing system provides for low rate data and low latency PTT voice whereas the LTE based network provides higher data throughput for more rich information exchanges (ex: […]

Interesting Research Reports On The Streets

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 Information is the key driver in business decisions (other than gut feelings for some) and also the means to which you can assure that you will not be annihilated without warning. Our ancestors worked hard and often gave their lives to obtain it but this is the information age and things are much more straightforward. […]

Motorola Solutions Completes Phase 1 Proving of LTE for NIST/PSCR… And Yes, the Sun is Yellow!

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                 Acrimonious acronyms! Motorola Solutions has completed the Physical Layer testing of LTE for the National Institute of Standards (NIST) supporting the Public Safety Communications Research Program (PSCR.) Although we know and Verizon, Sprint, AT&T, CSpire, USCellular, Cricket and MetroPCS employees and subscribers know LTE works fine, the […]

Example of Interesting LTE Ecosystem at Work

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 Battlefield Technical Systems (BTS) and Radisys are enabling LTE on the battlefield. BTS demonstrated a ‘femto/pico’ class eNB at their place that proved in the mashup nature of the evolving marketplace. Essential hardware and software pieces were integrated into a final LTE solution…What all of this means is Public Safety and wireless network operators can […]