ZTE Wins Best LTE Core Network Product award at LTE World Summit 2014

June 26, 2014, Amsterdam, Netherlands – ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, has been awarded Best LTE Core Network Product for its ZXUN xGW converged multi-access packet gateway. 

The LTE World Summit brings together industry leaders from across the world to share progress and innovations in LTE. The LTE Awards celebrate and reward those companies that have made significant contributions to the LTE industry.

The ZXUN xGW gateway is designed and developed based on the advanced ZTE T8000 router platform and integrates the functions of multiple items of network equipment. One single cabinet can support network traffic of up to 600 gigabits per second (Gbps) and 57.6 million evolved packet core (EPC) user-plane bearers. Furthermore, the ZXUN xGW product supports the LTE-A access mode, a feature that enabled Hong Kong-based operator, CSL, to launch the world’s first LTE commercial network. The ZXUN xGW has been deployed in 3G and LTE networks including those of China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom and KPN.

ZTE has to date signed 140 LTE/EPC contracts around the world. With leading end-to-end LTE solutions and global partnerships, ZTE has broken into 70 percent of the countries that have invested in LTE. ZTE has successfully launched commercial LTE services for Bharti, China Mobile, China Telecom, Hutchison, KPN, Telenor, TeliaSonera, VimpelCom and Vodafone.

About ZTE

ZTE is a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment and network solutions with the most comprehensive product range covering virtually every telecommunications sector, including wireless, access & bearer, VAS, terminals, Enterprise, IT and Cloud Computing and professional services. The company delivers innovative, custom-made products and services to over 500 operators in more than 160 countries, helping them to meet the changing needs of their customers while growing revenue. ZTE commits 10 per cent of its annual revenue to research and development and has leadership roles in several international bodies devoted to developing telecommunications industry standards. ZTE is committed to corporate social responsibility and is a member of the UN Global Compact. The company is China’s only listed telecom manufacturer that is publicly traded on both the Hong Kong and Shenzhen Stock Exchanges (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ). For more information, please visit www.zte.com.cn, www.ztedevice.in