Korea Telecom Outlines an Internet of Things “Gigatopia”

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2Q 2014 | IN-1019358


Korea Telecom Is No Stranger to Mobile Value-added Services


Korea has not been a slouch when it comes to mobile value-added services. The country has zoomed to the top of the 4G LTE leaderboard with 52% penetration as of December 2013. The country has also been one of the first to deploy LTE-Advanced as well as Voice-over-LTE. Korea Telecom (kt) wishes to maintain that momentum to be one of the first operators to offer a gigabit-per-second service over its fixed line and mobile telecom network, plus a seamless suite of converged services on top of that hyper-fast connection.

Major Investment in Gigatopia


kt is investing US$4.4 billion over the next 3 years to build an integrated Giga infrastructure of wired and wireless networks. kt is branding this converged service offering as “Gigatopia.&rdq...

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