Wednesday, April 25, 2012

Huawei and Intel Announce LTE Partnership

Huawei and Intel will establish a joint LTE TDD test lab in China under a new collaboration partnership announced by the firms. The collaboration will utilize Huawei's expertise in LTE TDD network infrastructure technologies and Intel’s cost-optimized mobile communication platforms to expedite the maturity and deployment of LTE TDD.

"Huawei has been committed to LTE TDD commercial deployment worldwide," said Deng Taihua, president LTE TDD & WiMAX &TDS wireless networks, Huawei. "We will continuously invest in LTE TDD research and deployment as well as the global expansion of LTE TDD networks. We are excited to partner with Intel to accelerate the development of our technology and provide our customers with leading LTE TDD solutions."

"Collaborative innovation is Intel’s strategy in China," said W.K Tan, VP of Intel IAG & Head of MCG, China. "The engagement with Huawei will take advantage of the two companies’ strengths and leading technologies. We are committed to working together with partners in China to build a healthy LTE TDD ecosystem within China and even beyond."

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