Orange conducts HSDPA trials with Nortel

24 Mar 2006

Orange France has launched a series of high speed downlink packet access (HSDPA) trials with Nortel Networks in Lyon. The pilot is providing mobile broadband connectivity to 150 business users in France’s second largest city at transmission speeds of at least 1.8Mbps. Orange plans to launch HSDPA commercially in the second half of 2006.

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