EV-DO launched

6 Jun 2007

Algérie Télécom has launched its first high speed CDMA2000 1xEV-DO wireless in the local loop (WiLL) services. The new broadband system, which is available to users in the capital Algiers, allows for the convergence of the telco’s PSTN, ADSL and WiLL systems. Equipment was supplied by Huawei of China and the firms are already trialling EV-DO Revision A technology, which will boost data transfer speeds further still.