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Alfa and Ericsson bring 4G LTE across Lebanon

Rafiah Ibrahim:

MoU also signed for collaboration to start exploring 5G capabilities

Nokia provides network in a backpack

Torsten Robrecht:

The network will allow utilisation of data-based services in emergency situations

Empire Aviation enhances in-flight Wi-Fi with Honeywell

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Dubai-based business jet operator selects Honeywell's cabin and cockpit solutions

Ericsson enables high quality broadband for European soccer

In 2014, the World Cup in Brazil generated 26.7TB of data traffic

Elitecore launches new platform to speed up monetisation

Dhaval Vora:

Solution to help customers support 20% more sessions in the same hardware capacity

Turkey gets first live mobile LTE stream

 LTE Broadcast combines Evolved Multimedia Broadcast Multicast Services (eMBMS) with HEVC compression technology and MPEG-DASH to increase the efficiency and responsiveness of delivering video to consumers when, and how they demand it.

Turkcell broadcasts a derby using its LTE Broadcast solution from Ericsson

Zain KSA and Nokia deploy LTE-A carrier aggregation

Zain KSA and Nokia have signed a MoU to collaborate on an initiative to transform Jeddah into a model for smart cities in the by 2018.

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