The GSM Standard is the most ubiquitous wireless standard in the world, with the number of GSM connected devices estimated at more than 4 billion by industry watchers such as research firm Informa Telecoms and Media and industry association 3G Americas
reports that GSM has continued its tremendous growth rate in North, Central and South America and the Caribbean with an annual gain of 124%, more than doubling the number of GSM customers in the region from September 2003 to September 2004.
Erasmo Rojas, director of Latin America and the Caribbean at industry group 3G Americas
, which represents GSM wireless technology companies, says that a major deciding factor is whether you want to be the originator or the recipient of calls.
This white paper, Mobile Broadband- EDGE, HSPA and LTE, created collaboratively with Rysavy Research by the member organizations of 3G Americas
, is available for free download at the 3G Americas
' website: http://www.
is an industry trade organization composed of telecommunications service providers and manufacturers.
can be found on the World Wide Web at http://www.
has contributed to the successful commercial rollout of 3GPP mobile broadband technologies across the Americas and their place as the No.
recommends to the wireless industry, and GSM/UMTS/LTE operators in particular, the adoption of a single session control protocol which will support the creation, modification and termination of packetized voice sessions in an existing GSM/UMTS or future LTE network.
The CDMA Development Group (CDG) and 3G Americas
, which champions GSM-related technologies (TDMA, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, and UMTS), don't often agree on much.
Tornes also served as member of the Board of Governors at 3G Americas
2 3G Americas
recommends IPv6 transition for LTE 1.
reported in September 2005, that the world population of cellular subscribers was 3.