Brasil Telecom signs FMC infrastructure deal

11 Sep 2008

Brasil Telecom has inked a deal with UTStarcom for the provision of the vendor’s fixed mobile convergence (FMC) solution. The equipment enables fixed-line connectivity with GSM platforms for call continuity between the two networks using a single wireless device. The solution also enables Brasil Telecom to extend its current cellular coverage area indoors using a handover between cellular and Wi-Fi networks. No financial details have been disclosed