Japan’s KDDI Deploying Next-Generation LTE Wireless, a Positive For Qualcomm

12/3/08Follow @bvbigelow

Japan’s second-largest cellular operator, KDDI, is adopting the next-generation, Long-Term Evolution, or LTE, wireless standard founded on San Diego-based Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) technology. KDDI is deploying LTE equpment from Hitachi and Nortel that will provide an overlay to its existing CDMA mobile network.

Bruce V. Bigelow is the editor of Xconomy San Diego. You can e-mail him at bbigelow@xconomy.com or call (619) 669-8788 Follow @bvbigelow