T-Mobile Announces Network Expansion, Implementing LTE-Advanced

In an announcement on their blog today, T-Mobile revealed their intentions to upgrade to LTE-Advanced by 2013 with trials already begun and continuing into this summer.  Additionally, Senior Vice President of Technology, Dave Mayo anticipated more improvements to HSPA+ sites.  ”By the end of this month we expect new equipment to be installed at our first 400 modernized GSM / HSPA+ sites and we plan to grow this to over 2,500 sites by the end of July.”  Zoning approval and building permits have been secured for necessary sites in over 19,500 locations.

Mayo concluded the press release by promising to keep us abreast of their $4 billion dollar 4G network evolution plan.

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