Verizon Communications' new product development group will focus on combining the company's wireless and wireline assets in areas including video and security, according to Verizon Communications CEO Lowell McAdam.
BARCELONA, Spain- Voice-over-LTE (VoLTE) is now poised to take off after a slow start, as more compatible handsets come to market and operators realise the benefits of transferring voice traffic to LTE networks, according to Radisys' senior manager of product marketing, Ray Adensamer.
BARCELONA, Spain--AT&T Mobility's Kris Rinne acknowledged the carrier has delayed its planned launch of Voice over LTE technology. The carrier had previously said it would launch the service by the end of 2013, but Rinne confirmed to FierceWireless that AT&T is still working on its VoLTE implementation.
Ericsson and Nokia Solutions and Networks (NSN) continue to make headway in the Asia-Pacific region after the equipment manufacturers completed tests of advanced LTE services for Telstra and China Mobile respectively.
Mobile network operators will generate revenues of close to $20 billion by 2018 through strategies involving internet-based voice or "carrier OTT".
Sprint is working with network vendor BroadSoft to enable next-generation IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS) technology as well as Voice over LTE. However, Sprint has not given a firm timeline for when it will launch VoLTE service.
AT&T Mobility is testing Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service on smartphones from Samsung Electronics, according to a Yonhap News report. The report, which cited unnamed sources, comes less than 10 days after AT&T revealed that its first VoLTE phone will be from Asus, a relatively small smartphone player.
IMS core network deployments are edging up as operators put the necessary infrastructure and capacity in place for planned 2014 Voice over LTE launches, according to a new report from ABI Research.
VoLTE is unlikely to make a significant impact in 2014 because few countries will have the breadth of network needed for useful service. LTE continues to make an impa
Next year will see the arrival of new features for LTE including voice over LTE, although VoLTE is not expected to make a significant impact in 2014, according to a new report from Analysys Mason.