Wireless Industry News

Voice over LTE services are set to receive a significant boost as a pair of unlikely partners announced plans to enable VoLTE interoperability beginning in 2015.

Today, Verizon Communications and AT&T announced plans to allow their respective customers to conduct VoLTE calls between their two networks. The companies noted that their respective engineers are working through requirements, beginning with lab tests and plans to move towards field trials.

The work is being conducted in coordination with the GSMA, which through its Network 2020 initiative has encouraged mobile operators to work together on IP-related communication services like VoLTE and rich communications services. Read the full article