Vividwireless says it is sufficiently impressed with the price and performance of TD-LTE technology that it could use if for the deployment of planned network expansions in major East Coast capital cities.
on 02/07/2011 – Made popular on 02/07/2011
vividwireless has extended its mobile WiMAX network to areas around the Australian National University and universities of Queensland and Adelaide and says an announcement of funding for large scale rollouts in these cities and in Melbourne and Sydney could be "imminent".
Huawei says the mobile WiMAX network it supplied to Perth based vividwireless is the world's first to use four transmit and receive antennas and beamforming and is able to deliver bandwidths of 36Mbps downstream and 4Mbps upstream 3kms from the base station.
vividwireless has deployed RightNow's CX customer relationship management system to support the delivery of its customer service across multiple interaction channels including phone, web, email and chat.
Australia's mainland capital cities and regional centres will be getting Optus 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) mobile services from mid-2012, with Optus announcing that rollout will commence from next month. Telstra switched on its LTE network in May this year and has promised the service will be available before the end of 2011.