Lucent has deployed more than 90,000 spread-spectrum base stations and has enabled more than 50,000 base stations in networks worldwide to support 3G CDMA2000 services, far more than any other equipment vendor. They have also deployed commercial 3G networks for more than 25 mobile operators in North and South America, Europe, Asia and the Australia and New Zealand region. An interesting interview with Lucent Mobility CTO Paul Mankiewich.
Lucent’s Mobility Solutions Group has been working to meet the needs of the world’s mobile service providers, including traditional wireless carriers and emerging 3G mobile operators. The group believes that 3G spread-spectrum technology is the ideal way to address the future of wireless technology and help mobile operators create a sustainable 3G business.
“I believe our biggest challenge is how fast the market for mobile high-speed data services and VoIP services will become widespread,” Lucent CTO Paul Mankiewich told TechNewsWorld. “We have a very solid technology vision through 2010, but the question is, how fast does the technology evolve?” Continue >>