The Mexican 700MHz shared network: what’s in it for towercos?
TowerXchange roundtable reveals optimism (tempered by ongoing concerns) about Red Compartida
Wholesale LTE networks have been mooted in many countries, deployed in few, and never before deployed in a country with as many towercos as Mexico. Shared 700MHz network Red Compartida is being rolled out by ALTÁN Redes, and TowerXchange revealed several practical insights into the implications of the rollout for towercos at a roundtable at the TowerXchange Meetup Americas 2017. The following article respects the Chatham House Rule – none of the opinions nor quotes in this article should be attributed to roundtable moderator René Espinosa, VP at Mexico Tower Partners, nor any of the other 14 participants.