Alca-Lu, Orange complete first phase of LTE tests

16 Feb 2010

French-US telecoms equipment manufacturer Alcatel-Lucent (Alca-Lu) and France Telecom (Orange) yesterday announced the successful completion of the initial phase of Long Term Evolution (LTE) technology trials over a live network in France. The tests were set up to allow Orange to evaluate the capabilities of LTE in a live environment. Going forward the cellco will begin to analyse the best way to introduce new multimedia applications over the 4G network, including voice-over-IP and streaming video.

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