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LTE Asia Awards shortlist announced!

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The shortlist for the inaugural LTE Asia Awards, with submissions impressing our panel of expert judges with their innovation, hard-work and commitment to LTE.

Telecoms.com Awards shortlist announced

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The shortlist of entrants whose products and services have been submitted to the final judging panel has now been compiled.

Broadband Infovision Awards: Broadband Home Award

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With less than a month to go until the Broadband Infovision Awards in Amsterdam, we look at this year’s shortlisted entries – starting with the category probably closest to the consumer’s heart – the Broadband Home Award.

Vice president, Mobile System Development, Nordic and Baltics, TeliaSonera: “4G roaming is a clear requirement from our customers”

Tommy Ljunggren, vice president, Mobile System Development, Nordic and Baltics, TeliaSonera

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Tommy Ljunggren, vice president, Mobile System Development, Nordic and Baltics, TeliaSonera about the company’s win for its 4G roaming service in the Best LTE Roaming Product or Service category.

Marketing Director, TV & Media, Ericsson: “The growth of mobile network traffic has created a significant challenge for mobile operators”

Alexander Sem, Marketing Director, TV & Media, Ericsson

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Alexander Sem, Marketing Director, TV & Media, Ericsson, winners of the Most Innovative LTE Application/Service category.

Senior Director, Business Development, Qualcomm: “The defining challenge of LTE in 2013 will be band fragmentation”

Ben Timmons, Senior Director Business Development, Qualcomm

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Ben Timmons, Senior Director, Business Development for Qualcomm, winners of the category, ‘Best Chipset / Processor Product’ with its Qualcomm- RF360 Front End Solution.

Chris Koopmans, VP and GM, Service Provider Platforms, Citrix: “LTE does not itself guarantee a good user quality of experience for all services all of the time”

Chris Koopmans, VP and GM, Service Provider Platforms, Citrix

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Chris Koopmans, VP & GM Service Provider Platforms, Cloud Networking for Citrix, winners of the ‘Best LTE Traffic Management Product’ category.

Sales and marketing director, Samsung Networks Europe:“With data-centric networks increasingly in demand…high QoS for every user is imperative”

Mark Thompson, sales and marketing director for Samsung Networks Europe

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Mark Thompson, sales and marketing director for Samsung Networks Europe, winners in the Best LTE RAN Product category.

General manager,Traffix Division, F5 Networks: “Machines create unprecedented volumes of signalling”

Ben Volkow, general manager of the Traffix Division of F5 Networks

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Ben Volkow, general manager of F5 Traffix, about the company’s win in the ‘Best LTE Core Network Element’ category.

President of GSM & UMTS & LTE Wireless Network, Huawei: “Mobile video will constitute 80% of all mobile broadband traffic by 2018”

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Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Weimin Ying, Huawei’s President of GSM, UMTS & LTE about its win in the ‘Most Successful LTE Launch’ category.

CTO, SK Telecom: “LTE has become the global mainstream service.”

Dr J W Byun, the CTO of SK Telecom

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Jae W. Byun, CTO of SK Telecom, regarding the company’s award for winning the ‘Most Significant Development of a Commercial LTE Network’ award.

Executive VP, head of Marketing Group, LG Electronics: “Global deployment of LTE is heading into the next stage of growth”

Paul Bae, executive vice president and head of Marketing Group at LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company

Following the successful LTE Awards 2013, we speak to Paul Bae, executive vice president and head of Marketing Group at LG Electronics Mobile Communications Company, winners of the award for ‘Best LTE Device/Handset’.

Broadband InfoVision Awards 2013: Best Broadband Partnership

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The broadband industry is built on partnerships, and the best examples of these are to be recognised in first category of this year’s Broadband InfoVision Awards (to be held in Amsterdam on October 23rd, 2013)

Senior director, networks marketing, Alcatel-Lucent: “The rollout of small cells for coverage and capacity will bring new challenges.”

Heidi Adams, senior director, networks marketing for Alcatel-Lucent

Alcatel-Lucent has put significant focus and investment into the mobile backhaul segment, and we are seeing strong momentum in the market with our comprehensive suite of LTE mobile backhaul products, solutions and professional services.

Director of Global Marketing for Actix: “The lines of telecoms and IT are becoming increasingly blurred”

Neil Coleman, Director of Global Marketing for Actix

We speak to Neil Coleman, Director of Global Marketing for Actix, winners of Category One of the LTE Awards 2013: Best Test/Measurement LTE Product, for their entry, ‘Customer Experience Geo-location for LTE’.

LTE Awards 2013 – Winners round-up

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Last night in the exclusive surrounding of the De Duif church in Amsterdam, the great and the good of the LTE industry gathered for the annual Telecoms.com LTE Awards 2013, now in its fourth year.

The awards have now become a symbol of recognition to the industry as a mark of leadership, quality and innovation.
With its most successful year ever, the 10 judges, drawn from across the industry, had the difficult task of choosing 12 winners, across a total of 65 nominations.
With its most successful year ever, the 10 judges, drawn from across the industry, had the difficult task of choosing 12 winners, across a total of 65 nominations

At the event, following a glamorous gala dinner the very best innovations of the year were recognised and celebrated and the proud winners were able to enjoy recognition for their achievements amongst their peers.

Telecoms.com LTE Awards 2013 – Category eleven preview – Best LTE Security Product

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For this award entrants are required to describe the security product and how it contributes to making LTE more attractive for operators to deploy or contributed to the success of a commercial LTE deployment. Entries can be in relation to any aspect of security in the delivery of an LTE service to the end user. The nominations are:

Telecoms.com LTE Awards 2013 – Category nine preview – Best Chipset/Processor Product

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Category nine of the LTE World Summit 2013 is the Best Chipset/Processor Product. For this award entrants are required to describe the traffic management product and how it contributes to making LTE more attractive for operators to deploy and has contributed to the success of a commercial LTE deployment.

Telecoms.com LTE Awards 2013 – Category ten Preview – Most Innovative LTE Application/Service

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Category ten of the LTE Awards 2013 is for the Most Innovative LTE Application/Service.

For this award entrants are required to describe the traffic management product and how it contributes to making LTE more attractive for operators to deploy and has contributed to the success of a commercial LTE deployment.

Telecoms.com LTE Awards 2013 – Category eight Preview – Best LTE Traffic Management Product

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For this award entrants are required to describe the traffic management product and how it contributes to making LTE more attractive for operators to deploy and has contributed to the success of a commercial LTE deployment.

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