3 Italia Gives A Boost To Europe’s LTE Ambitions

Western Europe may be behind North America and East Asia when it comes to rolling out LTE, but in Italy, at least, operators are doing their best to catch up. Hutchinson Whampoa’s 3 Italia unveiled an aggressive LTE rollout plan on Monday in which it will construct a 4G network and have it ready for a commercial service by the end 2012.

This article originally appeared in GigaOm.