Mobile network solution targets first responders
Alcatel-Lucent yesterday introduced its CDMA2000 mobile network solution for the 700 MHz frequency band. The commercial solution is being enhanced to support the specific needs of state and local public-safety organizations, according to the company. Based on CDMA2000 1xEV-DO Revision A technology, the solution offers public-safety personnel high-speed access to critical information and push-to-talk services. It also will enable applications such as access assurance, which guarantees specific users have network access during disasters.