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HSL Announce Addition of 3G to 2.75G Femtocell

(PresseBox) (Edinburgh, Scotland, ) HSL (Hay Systems Ltd), an independent mobile network operator and provider of mobile services and equipment, have today announced their intention to add 3G capability to their 2.75G (GSM/GPRS/EDGE) femtocell.

HSL's 2.75G Femtocell is currently under development and is expected to ship in volume towards the end of 2008. The addition of 3G support is expected to take place during 2009 and will bring to the market a femtocell capable of supporting both 2G and 3G mobile handsets.

Existing femtocells from other vendors typically provide 3G support only and are unable to support 2G-only handsets. Figures released by the GSM Association state 2G GSM mobile connections account for 80% of worldwide connections.

Hay Systems Ltd

HSL (Hay Systems Ltd), located in Scotland, is an independent mobile network operator and provider of mobile services and systems to organisations and individuals around the world.

As an operator of its own GSM network, HSL is involved in the development of GSM mobile network infrastructure and is recognised for consistently delivering superior and technically advanced solutions including SMS gateway services and mobile network services.

Infrastructure for networks is developed by HSL's Mobile Networks division and is used within HSL's own network and sold to mobile networks operators worldwide. For more information please visit