Telecoms.com: Style, substance and spectral efficiency

Given the industry we all work in, milestones are a common occurrence. There’s a world first this or that on an almost weekly basis and the occasional reminder of the still green but fast growing roots. Today is the 20th anniversary of the world’s first GSM call (on a commercial network, for the pedants), which was made between Finland’s former prime minister Harri Holkeri and vice mayor of the city of Tampere, Kaarina Suonio. The network was built by Telenokia and Siemens for local operator Radiolinja.

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Global Telecoms Business: FT and DT will miss benefits unless they merge entirely

The joint procurement venture of France Telecom and Deutsche Telekom will have trouble getting the best out of vendors unless the two merge their operations, as they have already in the UK, says Bengt Nordström. Read full article   Related
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