Telecom Italia to develop WiBro services

21 Nov 2005

Telecom Italia has signed a strategic alliance with Samsung Electronics to develop WiBro mobile broadband services. WiBro technology permits internet access in a vehicle moving at up to 100km/h. Samsung will provide Telecom Italia with 50 WiBro enabled handsets for trials of the technology. The first commercial WiBro services are expected to be launched in Korea in the first half of 2006.

Italy, Telecom Italia (TIM)