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Commentary: Expect other countries to follow Telus and Bell’s lead in sharing a HSPA network

News | 12/09/2009 2:16 pm EST

I was recently invited to participate in a Telus 3G Media Roundtable in Toronto that was attended by business and industry press. The purpose of this event was to introduce the new Telus HSPA+ network. I asked why this network as so special since HSPA+ is being rolled out by AT&T and T-Mobile in the United States and by other operators around the world. The answer got my attention: This network is a joint venture between Telus and Bell Mobility and it covers 93% of the Canadian population.

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