Wednesday, February 18, 2009
WCAI Congratulates Alcatel-Lucent on Selection as Primary Vendor for Verizon’s LTE Network
Verizon Wireless announced today that it selected WCAI Board Member Alcatel-Lucent as one of the two primary vendors for its initial LTE network deployments in the United States. WCAI congratulates Alcatel Lucent on this major announcement. As the industry is migrating to the next-generation technology networks, LTE will play a major role in enabling new forms of communication and helping achieve universal wireless broadband connectivity worldwide. A technology-neutral Association for the wireless broadband industry, WCAI promotes continued progress in the deployment and adoption of wireless broadband technology around the globe. We are delighted to see our Board members, such as Alcatel Lucent, play an instrumental role in achieving this goal.