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PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 26 February, 2008, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 26 February, 2008, 12:00am

Motorola acquisitions lift mainland cable business

Communications equipment maker Motorola is expanding its mainland cable business by acquiring the digital cable set-top production assets of Zhejiang Dahua Digital Technology and its Hangzhou Image Silicon unit. The businesses will be integrated with Motorola's Home and Networks Mobility division. Digital cable subscriptions on the mainland are estimated to exceed 165 million by 2016, according to Motorola. Bien Perez

Huawei CDMA system to aid Tata Indicom's 3G switch

Huawei Technologies, the mainland's largest telecommunications equipment manufacturer, has provided an internet protocol-based code division multiple access (CDMA) system to help Tata Indicom's move to 3G services in India. The CDMA core network system and radio access equipment from Huawei will replace the existing networks in cities such as Delhi and Kolkata. Bien Perez

Beijing Metro links with Andrew to boost wireless services

Rail operator Beijing Metro is adopting wireless networking systems from United States-based Andrew Corp to improve coverage and add network capacity in time for the Beijing Olympics. Rail passengers - including the 6.4 million visitors expected during the Games - with GSM, CDMA or GPRS-enabled mobile communications devices will benefit from the enhanced signal capabilities, while emergency personnel and railway employees will have dedicated networks, according to Andrew. Bien Perez

China Public Security secures control of Wuda Geoinformatics

China Public Security Technology, a leading mainland provider of public security systems, has gained control of geographic information systems supplier Wuda Geoinformatics in a series of cash transactions worth 49.5 million yuan. The company secured the deal through its business unit Shenzhen iAspec Software Engineering. Bien Perez

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