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Brazil's Olympics Present Big Opportunity for Wireless Infrastructure Providers

Published: 27 August 2013

ID: G00250746

Analyst(s): Elia San Miguel


The added demand for wireless services from the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Olympics will test the limits of the current plans to upgrade the infrastructure. CSPs should accelerate their LTE investments and make plans for Wi-Fi offload and femtocell strategies.

Table Of Contents


  • Mobility: A Top Common Denominator for London 2012 and Rio 2016
    • Some Facts From London 2012
    • Some Facts for Rio 2016
  • Challenges in the Wireless Landscape for Rio 2016
  • Key Players — Vendors to Watch
    • Mobile CSPs
  • Conclusions

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