Asia Express - Mobile Communications
Chunghwa Telecom, Nokia Siemens Networks to Conduct Live FDD-LTE Trial in Taiwan
May 01, 2010
The Telecommunication Laboratories of Taiwan's Chunghwa Telecom will join hands with Nokia Siemens Networks on conducting a live FDD-LTE (Frequency Division Duplex - Long Term Evolution) trial in Taiwan, according to a press release by Chunghwa Telecom on April 12. The trial is expected to constitute a basis for Chunghwa Telecom to evaluate the performance of LTE and its potential as an evolution path for WCDMA (Wideband Code Division Multiple Access). Nokia Siemens Networks has been supplying WCDMA solutions to Chunghwa Telecom and will provide all LTE equipment such as core network and base stations, as well as technical support, for Chunghwa Telecom during the live FDD-LTE trial.