network launched simultaneously in Mashhad and 24 other cities across the country.
GTI 2.0 has officially been launched with a new five-year strategic plan and mission to continue to promote the global development of TD-LTE
(delivering LTE by creating a time delay between the uplink and downlink signals), encouraging convergence with FDD (frequency division duplex, which requires two channels), and to foster a cross-industry innovative and a synergistic 5G ecosystem, the company said.
Our agreement will further accelerate TD-LTE
development in China and around the world.
The telecommunication industry experienced multiple key TD-LTE
network deployments over the past three years namely Sprint in the US, Bharti Airtel in India and SoftBank in Japan.
PLDT technology group head Rolando Pena said the company has built TD-LTE
sites from Cagayan province in Northern Luzon to Davao del Sur in Mindanao to complement efforts to provide broadband connectivity to the entire archipelago via fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) and Next Generation Network (NGN) services.
As a fourth generation (4G) technology competing with TD-LTE
, WiMax provides a broadband wireless access to mobile subscribers based on IEEE 802.16 standards .
Huawei's Development for TD-LTE
, touching on the factors that support its decision to develop TD-LTE
and its R&D investment for the technology, Huawei's relations with major partners including Softbank, STC, and Mobily, with their current developments in TD-LTE
Bharti Airtel a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, will soon launch voice services for its 4G, TD-LTE
(time division duplex long term evolution) customers in Pune, India.
lightRadio Metro Radio, co-developed by Alcatel-Lucent and China Mobile, will be launched on 26 February 2013 at the Global TD-LTE
Initiative's (GTI) 'TDD Night' during Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona.
A recent estimate pegs the number of TD-LTE
customers to grow to 5 million subscribers by the end of 2013.
The company has secured 70 orders for LTE system and 10 orders for TD-LTE