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Network congestion lifts home 3G station market

HELSINKI (Reuters) canada goose clearance sale Technology that improves mobile phone reception indoors is starting to break into the mass market as operators struggling with network congestion have started to Canada Goose Online distribute these devices for free.

Large snowflakes fall as people walk up Lexington Avenue in Canada Goose Jackets New York buy canada goose jacket in this December 16, 2008 file photo. REUTERS/Chip East

A femtocell is a small, low power indoor base station for 3G mobile phone networks, enabling operators who struggle with network capacity to improve indoor coverage at a Canada Goose Outlet much lower cost than the alternative of adding more large mobile phone towers.

The emerging femtocell market has so canada goose jackets far remained a small business partly due to the high costs of technology, but this year uk canada goose the wholesale price has dropped canada goose coats below $100, enabling operators to canada goose uk shop give them away for free.

Google backed Ubiquisys one of the top uk canada goose outlet firms in the new market told Reuters it expects millions of femtocells using its technology to be sold next year, canada goose store compared with 2010 volumes in hundreds of thousands.

around the world will follow Softbank in Japan by offering free (or bundled) home and retail femtocells, said Keith Day, marketing chief at Ubiquisys.

Several industry analysts are forecasting the market cheap Canada Goose to surge in coming years, helped by falling prices, and to top $1 billion canada goose coats on sale in two to three year.

Research firm In Canada Goose Coats On Sale Stat analyst Allen Nogee said canada goose he expected total market to top 1 million femtocells this year, compared with his 400,000 forecast unveiled six months ago.

have been some launches since summer and a few operators have buy canada goose jacket cheap canadagoosejacketsalesca started giving them away free to customers, like AT in some cities, he said.

In Stat forecasts the femtocell cheap canada goose uk market volume to grow to 31.8 million in 2014.

In addition to Ubiquisys, major technology firms like Cisco, Samsung Electronics, Alcatel Lucent and Huawei make femtocells.

The devices are plugged into a customer broadband Internet connection, like a canada goose factory sale wireless Internet base station, canada goose uk black friday and allow users to make calls or use data services with their Canada Goose Parka regular 3G mobile canada goose black friday sale phones.

With near $100 smartphones starting to hit the stores, and use of video on phones starting to proliferate, most telecoms operators around the world are struggling canada goose clearance with network canada goose uk outlet capacity.

Fearful of losing canadian goose jacket customers, only a few have publicly admitted to the problem of keeping pace with data traffic, but 63 percent are experiencing difficulties, a global survey of 30 operators by Canada Goose online telecoms software firm Amdocs showed last week.

Telecoms operators around the world are looking to upgrade their network technologies in coming years, with increasing use of femtocells seen as part of solution for many carriers.

In addition to Google Ubiquisys owners include Accel Partners, Advent Venture Partners, Atlas Venture and T MobileIn 2010 Canada Goose sale Ubiquisys raised $14 million from investors including 5 Continents Consulting Group (5CCG), SerComm Corp., UMC Capital Corporation, Pacific Venture Partners and Yasuda Enterprise Development Co.