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1 LTE / EPC addressing the broadening of the mobile data market Vivek Badrinath executive vice president networks, carriers, platforms and infrastructure France Telecom June, 29 th 2009

2 agenda 1 LTE is part of our mobile broadband strategy 2 LTE main characteristics 3 France Telecom timeline for LTE 4 conclusion 2

3 1 France Telecom Orange has successfully delivered mobile broadband in Europe Orange UK 94% 1Q07 1Q09 Mobistar 80% 3Q06 2Q08 Orange France 75% 3Q06 1Q08 3G coverage of population, end of 1Q09 HSDPA launch date HSUPA launch date Orange Poland 53% 4Q06 2Q08 Orange Slovakia 61% 3Q06 4Q07 Orange Moldova launched 4Q08 4Q08 4Q08 Orange Spain 83% 2Q06 1Q08 Orange Switzerland 89% 2Q07 4Q08 Orange Austria ~70% 2Q07 3Q08 Orange Romania 47% 2Q07 4Q07 3 services delivered through a consistent utilization of single technology family: GSM, EDGE, 3G (UMTS phase 1), HSDPA and HSUPA

4 1 coverage and technology rollout for mobile broadband resulted on a rapid rise of multimedia usage penetration of broadband in mobile customer base data AUPU in mbytes per month cumulated mobile data traffic in France, UK, Spain & Poland broadband out of total mobile (%) mobile customers (in million) 2G 3G/3G note: broadband is EDGE / 3G / HSPA iphone 10 EDGE only handset 1 datacard consumer datacard business iphone 3G+ handset & unlimited option 3G/3G+ handset source: Orange France, 11/2008, active customers x ~ / / 2008 mobile data traffic was multiplied by more than 5 over 2008 in the four major Orange countries traffic growth driven by new HSPA capable devices and video / Internet based services 4

5 1 mobile broadband is continuously advancing to cope with new usages, however always trailing behind fixed broadband max. theoretical throughput (in kbps) FTTH LTE fixed: dedicated capacity per line VDSL2 HSPA ADSL2+ HSDPA ADSL UMTS 100 ISDN GPRS EDGE mobile: capacity shared by users in a cell 10 GSM moreover, fixed broadband capacity is dedicated to each line, whereas mobile broadband capacity is shared by all customers located in same cell

6 1 within next 3 years, a combination of levers will help absorb mobile data traffic growth higher spectral efficiency spectrum refarming new spectrum migration to IP new routing algorithms radio access backhaul core RAN sharing 6 beyond 2012, LTE offers an opportunity to benefit from higher spectrum efficiency, leveraging refarming and new allocation

7 1 technology requirements for mobile broadband beyond 2012 improved spectrum performance whatever the band best use of all spectrum resources current GSM and UMTS bands, but also new bands such as UMTS extension bands and digital dividend band specification of a new standard required by operators as early as 2004 converged voice and data all-ip end to end network increased bandwidth requires new backhaul and core economics optimized for IP traffic increased throughput and reduced latency LTE / EPC is the answer to the new requirements 7

8 agenda 1 LTE is part of our mobile broadband strategy 2 LTE main characteristics 3 France Telecom timeline for LTE 4 conclusion 8

9 2 LTE will bring significant improvements 2G 3G LTE core network packet circuit packet circuit packet packet only, no circuit mode in the standard access network BSC BTS RNC nodeb LTE enodeb flat architecture new radio interface, with various bandwidth (from 1.4 to 20 MHz) improved efficiency compared to 3G (high throughput UL&DL, lower latency, higher cell capacity), providing tens of Mbps for a 20 MHz channel backward terminal compatibility 9 circuit : dedicated path between two terminals over which a communication session is established packet : shared network which routes each packet independently from all others and re-assembles them at both terminals

10 2 radio efficiency is one key landmark of LTE R R Mbps Rake 2005 R5 3.6 Mbps Rake 2006 R5 3.6 Mbps Rake 2007 R6 7.2 Mbps LMMSE 2008 R Mbps LMMSE 2009 R7 28 Mbps MIMO 2X 2010 R8 LTE MIMO 2X 2012 average carrier capacity multiplied by ~15 for higher throughput per user x ~ 15 5 round trip time divided by 5, allowing better response time and application interactivity 10

11 2 yet, peak theoretical radio throughput does not directly translate into end user bandwidth experience in Mbps peak theoretical radio throughput headline advertised rate practical data rate for a user, depending on: distance from transmitter* number of active users in the cell profile of services used HSDPA ~ 1-6 LTE R8 in 20 MHz band 170 ~ * higher data rates can be achieved if user is closer to the transmitter

12 2 LTE is widely adopted by operators only GSM and UMTS operators in Europe, committed to LTE mostly GSM and / or UMTS operators, easily upward compatible with LTE LTE is natural evolution path for current GSM / UMTS operators; furthermore significant EVDO operators (e.g. Verizon) are rolling out LTE, as there is no evolution path beyond EVDO ongoing migration from GSM to UMTS, easily upward compatible with LTE supported by GSMA as the natural evolution for GSM/UMTS operators declared by NGMN as the technology closest to objectives chosen by many EVDO operators, such as Verizon and KDDI LTE will extend the GSM / UMTS world footprint, with greater economy of scale and wider roaming 12

13 2 delivering voice to LTE customers target architecture VoIP is to be steered by IMS, with efficient use of radio resources and IMS-enabled support of advanced services rich communication suite (RCS) trial in France handover at the border of LTE coverage, SRVCC will provide hand-over with 2G and 3G coverage by same operator roaming international roaming with 2G-3G networks is warranted all LTE terminals will be multimode terminals, therefore at least benefit from voice service on legacy networks interim solution if LTE handsets were available before IMS deployment, interim solution would be to fall back on 3G network for voice, as standardized by 3GPP (use of CSFB) 13

14 2 impact on CAPEX and OPEX reuse of radio site power and infrastructure flexibility of the roll out thanks to the fall back on HSPA layer LTE coverage HSPA coverage flexibility on CAPEX for rollout initial LTE rollout can focus on dense areas, on existing sites (cosited with 3G), with an order of magnitude of m CAPEX (excluding licence) for inner districts of two major French cities further rollout will be driven by market demand reduced OPEX self-optimized network (SON) improved spectral efficiency IP induced lower cost of transport per bit 14

15 agenda 1 LTE is part of our mobile broadband strategy 2 LTE main characteristics 3 France Telecom timeline for LTE 4 conclusion 15

16 3 timeline for LTE deployment: current view for commercial launch around GPP standards finalised release 8 release 9 release 10 Orange factors industry factors spectrum allocations terminal equipment readiness network equipment readiness capacity constraints on existing networks end-to-end quality of service 2.6 GHz awards across Europe digital dividend available early devices data centric devices smartphones trial lab tests commercial hardware & software datacard base seeded with LTE compatible devices customer tests commercial launch for data services network roll out marketing and economic requirements will drive commercial launch

17 3 impact on CAPEX: typical phasing in European countries only maintenance CAPEX on 2G 2G 3G LTE initial roll-out at 2.1 GHz, coverage extension with UMTS CAPEX to sales ratio for mobile to remain approx. constant 17

18 4 conclusion LTE / EPC is the new horizon for mobile technology commercial launch only when LTE end to end customer experience superior to the one with HSPA+ on going efforts to resolve outstanding issues higher spectrum efficiency reduced latency reduced costs thanks to flat architecture compatibility with the GSM/UMTS family modular roll out on the back of HSPA+ technology adopted by both GSM/UMTS and EVDO worlds multimode device availability open interfaces SON features availability easy roll-out of network equipment 18

19 19 glossary

20 glossary (1) 3G UMTS Rel. 99 3G+ HSDPA, HSUPA, HSPA+ AUPU Average Usage Per User BSC Base Station Controller BSS Base Station Sub-system CAPEX Capital Expenditure CSFB Circuit Switched Fall-Back EDGE Enhanced Data GSM Environment EVDO Evolution Data Optimized (same family as IS95 and cdma2000) GSM Global System for Mobile communication HSDPA High Speed Downlink Packet Access HSPA High Speed Packet Access HSUPA High Speed Uplink Packet Access IMS Internet Protocol Multimedia Subsystem IP Internet Protocol LTE / EPC Long Term Evolution / Evolved Packet Core LMMSE Linear Minimum Mean Square Error HoM/MIMO High-order modulations /Multiple-Input Multiple-Output NGMN Next generation mobile Networks OPEX Operational Expenditure RAN Radio Access Network 20

21 glossary (2) RNC SON SRVCC UMTS UTRAN VoIP WiMAX Radio Network Controller Self Optimized Network Single Radio Voice Call Continuity Universal Mobile Telecommunications System UMTS Terrestrial Radio Access Network Voice over Internet Protocole Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access 21

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