Bouygues Telecom picks Alca-Lu for LTE trials

9 Dec 2009

Paris-based equipment vendor Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by fellow French company Bouygues Telecom to participate in an end-to-end trial of Long Term Evolution (LTE) mobile broadband services. In a press release, Alca-Lu said the trials are intended to evaluate the performance of LTE services in the 1800MHz spectrum band. The vendor will serve as the sole supplier and network integrator for Bouygues Telecom’s field trials programme which is scheduled to begin in 2010 at a number of sites in the western part of France.

France, Alcatel-Lucent, Bouygues Telecom