Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Brazil's Sky Deploys TD-LTE with Nokia Siemens Networks

SKY, the largest satellite Pay-TV operator in Brazil, has launched a TD-LTE service in Brasilia. Nokia Siemens Networks is the sole vendor for the launch.

Under a three year contract, Nokia Siemens Networks supplied its Flexi Multiradio Base Station. The company has also provided its FlexiPacket Microwave transport platform and Evolved Packet Core (EPC), along with its NetAct network management system to provide consolidated configuration, monitoring and network optimization. In addition, Nokia Siemens Networks has provided its CPEi-lte 7212, a wireless router built for indoor use that provides fixed wireless connectivity to TD-LTE services via WiFi or Ethernet.