Why and How WiMAX and LTE Harmonization Could Take Place

by Stuart Carlaw | 3Q 2008 | IN-1002596

Harmonizing WiMAX and LTE could be bad for the industry by reducing chipset competition in the 4G space over the long term, but there would be benefits as well. However, the more one knows about the politics behind the two technologies, the very polar companies behind them, and the differences in the intellectual property situation, the more it seems virtually impossible. But nothing is impossible. This ABI Insight discusses key points that would make harmonization of WiMAX and LTE difficult, and how this could be overcome, if at all.

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