The new mobile home: Fixed-mobile convergence has been a disappointment until now. Could femtocells be the answer?

Morris, Iain
March 2008
Telecommunications (1936993X);Mar2008, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p30
Trade Publication
The article discusses the advantages offered by femtocell to telecommunications companies and users worldwide. Due to the failure of fixed-mobile convergence (FMC) to live up to the expectations of users, some companies are considering femtocell than FMC. Companies decide to invest on the technology because of the cost savings associated with it, could pass savings to its customers to attract new business and hasten the trend of fixed-mobile substitution.


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