Vivo contracts Lucent for EV-DO

28 May 2004

Cellular group Vivo has contracted Lucent Technologies to build a high speed data network using CDMA EV-DO technology. Lucent will install 120 base stations covering Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo with a view to launching services within 90 days. The two companies have been working on a pilot EV-DO project since March.

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