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Record Pre-show Registrations and Exhibitor Figures for LTE North America

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Dallas, Texas, USA, 8 November 2012 – The premium networking event for the North American 4G LTE community, LTE North America, is experiencing record pre-show visitor registrations and exhibitor figures, hitting close to 900, as the industry, its leaders and influencers turn their attention towards the opening day on 14 November.

BBTM 2012 Award Winners Announced

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Informa Telecoms & Media are delighted to announce the winners for the Broadband Traffic Management Congress Awards 2012.

The Awards were established to celebrate and give recognition to some of the achievements made by those in the traffic management industry. These prestigious Awards give winners and shortlisted companies a mark of quality, innovation and leadership.

Carriers flock to LTE North America 2012 for region’s high growth 4G event

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LTE North America, the industry’s premium networking event for the North American 4G LTE community, comes to Dallas next month at the most critical time for LTE throughout the country. With an unprecedented number and breadth of North American LTE deployments taking place over the past twelve months, the region has been propelled to the [...]

ZTE Named World’s 4th Biggest Smartphone Manufacturer

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30th October 2012, Shenzhen, China – ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (0763.Hong Kong /000063.Shenzhen), a leading global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, today announced that it climbed one position to become the 4th biggest smartphone manufacturer in the world during the third quarter of 2012, according to IDC, a leading provider of global ICT market research and advisory services.

NII Holdings renews confidence in Astellia with major next generation extension contract

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FRANCE – September 27, 2012 – Astellia, a leading provider of monitoring solutions for the optimization of mobile network QoS, announced today that its contract with NII Holdings, Inc. [NASDAQ: NIHD] was extended to NII’s recently launched next generation network in Mexico, operating under the Nextel brand in Latin America.

MetroPCS Adds ZTE Anthem™ 4G to its Expanding 4GLTE Smartphone Portfolio

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September 21, Richardson, TX – MetroPCS Communications, Inc. (NYSE: PCS) and ZTE Corporation (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ) (“ZTE”), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, today announced the availability of the ZTE Anthem™ 4G, the first 4G LTE Android™ smartphone from ZTE available in the United States. The Anthem 4G will be available at MetroPCS stores and online in the coming weeks.

World premiere of ZTE Blade III smartphone in Nordic markets

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Stockholm, 20 September 2012 – ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions, today launched the ZTE Blade III, the third sequel of the ZTE Blades series. ZTE Blade III premieres on the Nordic market and once again combines high performance with a moderate price point.

ZTE to Debut Sales of Grand Era U985, World’s Slimmest Quad-Core Smartphone

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18 September 2012, Shenzhen, China – ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, today announced at PT/EXPO COMM CHINA 2012 that it will debut sales of its ultra-thin quad-core Grand Era U985 model smartphone in China.

Vodafone Czech Republic turns to Astellia for successful migration towards new equipment vendor

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Astellia, a leading provider of monitoring solutions for the optimization of mobile network QoS and QoE, has been selected by Vodafone Czech Republic as a main partner for testing and maximizing its network performance in the context of its 3-year equipment swap project. The contract will enable Vodafone to ensure fast and successful replacement of more than 40 BSCs in its 2G network and deliver the highest customer experience to its subscribers.

Address the App Signalling Storm: $45M ROI By a Leading Operator

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Increased usage of apps helps to drive up mobile data usage. However, the proliferation of “chatty apps” that constantly query the network for updates can slow networks down or cause them to crash. Discover how operators can address the signaling storms that apps create, by controlling the signaling traffic directly on smartphones.

Astellia H1 REVENUES GROW BY 31%

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Rennes, France, August 6th 2012, Astellia, leading provider of monitoring solutions for the optimization of mobile network QoS and QoE, reports a 31 percent revenue increase to 18,0 million Euros (22,2 million dollars) for the first half of 2012 (6-months ended June 30th, 2012) in comparison to the same period last year.

Analysys Mason study investigates how much BSS/OSS can be shared between B2B and B2C telecom operations

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Comarch, a global provider of end-to-end solutions for telecommunications today released the findings of a commissioned white paper written by Analysys Mason’s Mark H. Mortensen, that investigates whether it is possible to share some BSS and OSS functions between the mass (B2C) and custom (B2B) operations, to achieve lower TCO (total cost of ownership) and shorten time to market.

Operators getting smarter on VIP subscribers with Astellia’s CEM solution

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Astellia, a leading provider of monitoring solutions for the optimization of mobile network QoS and QoE, unveiled today new CEM analytics and reporting capabilities for its VIP Care application. The solution helps operators monitor and deliver the best user experience to their most valuable subscribers in order to reduce churn and grow revenue.

Latest Technologies Came To Life at CommunicAsia2012, EnterpriseIT2012 and BroadcastAsia2012

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SINGAPORE, 22 JUNE 2012 – CommunicAsia2012, EnterpriseIT2012 and BroadcastAsia2012, Asia’s focal industry venue for ICT, digital broadcasting and entertainment technology industry professionals concluded today, with more than 56 countries and regions in attendance over the last four days.

Astellia bags Austria’s H3G network monitoring and optimization deal

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Rennes, France, June 28th 2012 – Astellia, a leading provider of monitoring solutions for the optimization of mobile network QoS and QoE, was named by Austria’s fastest growing mobile operator Hutchison 3G (H3G) as a unique supplier for its E2E mobile broadband network monitoring and optimization.

Huawei SingleEPC: The Number One EPC Choice for Operators Worldwide

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At the core of an LTE network, the EPC (Evolved Packet Core) is the anchor point for all data and services. It plays a key role in ensuring end-to-end user experience. Huawei is committed to building the industry’s best LTE core network for global operators to ensure end user experience for mobile broadband (MBB).

Latest Technologies Came To Life at CommunicAsia2012

SINGAPORE, 22 JUNE 2012 – CommunicAsia2012, EnterpriseIT2012 and BroadcastAsia2012, Asia’s
focal industry venue for ICT, digital broadcasting and entertainment technology industry professionals
concluded today, with more than 56 countries and regions in attendance over the last four days.

ALFA Selects ASTELLIA to optimize its 3G+ network quality of experience (QOE) and performance

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Beirut, Lebanon, June 12 2012- Alfa, the first Lebanese mobile operator managed by Orascom Telecom, and Astellia, a leading provider of monitoring solutions for the optimization of mobile network QoS, announce the signature of a partnership agreement which will see Astellia expanding its existing solution footprint for Alfa to deliver a complete vendor-independent 3G+ monitoring solution which will highlight the quality experience of Alfa’s subscribers, and offer major enhancements on network capabilities.

Huawei set agenda for future of LTE Networks with No-Edge Network

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Barcelona, Spain, May 28, 2012: “For the past 20 years, mobile operators have focused on how to increase their subscriber numbers, but in the next 20 years, the focus should be on attracting valuable users and enhancing user experiences,” said Ying Weimin, President of GSM/UMTS/LTE Networks for Huawei’s Wireless Network business unit, yesterday in a keynote presentation at the 2012 LTE World Summit.

LTE World Summit Sees Advent of New LTE TDD Business Model with Huawei’s TDFi Solution

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A key topic discussed at the 2012 LTE World Submit (LTE WS) in Barcelona from May 23 to 24 was how to build business models capable of facing unprecendented mobile broadband (MBB) traffic demands. The event was attended by over 200 global operators, government regulators, vendors, industry analysts and media, and largely focused on the rapid development of the LTE TDD industry as well as operators’ latest industry achievements.

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