|China Mobile Limited (the "Company", and together with its subsidiaries, the "Group")
was incorporated in Hong Kong on 3 September 1997. The Company was listed on the New York Stock Exchange and The
Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited on 22 October 1997 and 23 October 1997, respectively. The Company was admitted
as a constituent stock of the Hang Seng Index in Hong Kong on 27 January 1998. As the leading mobile services provider
in China, the Group boasts the world’s largest mobile network and the world’s largest mobile subscriber base. In 2007,
the Company was once again selected as one of the "FT Global 500" by Financial Times, and "The World’s 2000 Biggest
Public Companies" by Forbes magazine. Currently, the Company’s corporate credit rating is A/Positive Outlook by Standard
and Poor’s and A1/Outlook Stable by Moody’s (respectively equivalent to China’s sovereign credit rating).
|| Cisco Systems is the worldwide leader in
networking for the Internet. Cisco's networking solutions connect
people, computing devices and computer networks, allowing people to
access or transfer information without regard to differences in time,
place or type of computer system.
|| Codenomicon makes security and quality testing software that allows you to
quickly find and identify known and previously unknown flaws before business-critical products or services are deployed.
Their unique, targeted approach to fuzz testing of networked and mobile offerings exposes more flaws and weaknesses than
any other testing platform. Companies rely on Codenomicon to stop the threats that increase liability, destroy business reputations
and cripple sales. Headquartered in Oulu, Finland, with offices in California and Hong Kong, the company markets its test
solutions and services directly and through international partners.
|| Ericsson is the largest supplier of mobile
systems in the world and supports all major standards for wireless
communication. Ericsson drives the telecoms industry and is shaping
the future. The world's 10 largest mobile operators are among Ericsson's
customers and some 40% of all mobile calls are made through their
|| Electronics and Telecommunications Research
Institute is a non-profit government-funded research organization
that has been at the forefront of technological excellence for more
than 25 years as a leader in the information and telecommunication
|| Founded in 1999 by some of the world’s leading venture capital firms, GENBAND has evolved since its
inception to become a market leader in gateways. Today, GENBAND is a leading supplier of secure, IP infrastructure products and
solutions for mobile and fixed line service providers worldwide.
|| JDSU (NASDAQ: JDSU; and TSX: JDU) enables broadband and optical
innovation in the communications, commercial and consumer markets. JDSU is the leading provider of communications test
and measurement solutions and optical products for telecommunications service providers, cable operators, network equipment manufacturers,
enterprise customers, and mobile operators. JDSU is also a leading provider of innovative optical solutions for medical/environmental instrumentation,
semiconductor processing, display, brand authentication, aerospace and defense, and decorative applications.
|| The mission of the National Communications System is to "Assist the President, the National Security Council, the Homeland Security Council, the Director of the Office
of Science and Technology Policy and the Director of the Office of Management and Budget in (1) the exercise of the telecommunications functions and responsibilities, and (2) the coordination of the planning for and provision of national
security and emergency preparedness communications for the Federal government under all circumstances, including crisis or emergency, attack, recovery and reconstitution.”
| The National Information Society Agency, (NIA) was founded in 1987 as a statutory agency under Article 10 of the Framework Act on Information Promotion in Korea. It promotes information and
supports the development of policies for national agencies and local autonomies. NIA is responsible for the implementation and support of this information on a national level with
a goal of bringing new opportunities in information technology to Korea. Major achievements include building the Korea Information Infrastructure (KII), establishing e-Government,
promoting new information technology application in businesses, bridging the digital divide, and developing information culture, all of which have contributed to Korea being recognized
as an IT Powerhouse.
| The objective of National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Office of Law Enforcement Standards (OLES)
is to lead the development of wireless telecommunications and information technology standards, profiles, and guidelines for interoperability, and information sharing,
among criminal justice (CJ) and public safety (PS) agencies at state, local, and federal levels. NIST OLES and NTIA ITS (both organizations within the U.S. Department of Commerce)
have formed a joint program known as Public Safety Communication Research (PSCR). The PSCR program provides research, development, testing, and evaluation to foster nationwide
PS communications interoperability within the United States. One goal of the PSCR program is to demonstrate and evaluate the behaviors of 3GPP (3rd Generation Partnership Project)
LTE (Long Term Evolution) technology deployed in the 700 MHz bands, specific to the needs of PS agencies.
| Nokia Siemens Networks is a leading global
enabler of communications services. The company provides a complete,
well-balanced product portfolio of mobile and fixed network infrastructure
solutions and addresses the growing demand for services with 20,000
service professionals worldwide. The combined pro-forma revenues of
€17.1bn in fiscal year 2006 make Nokia Siemens Networks one of
the largest telecommunications infrastructure companies. Nokia Siemens
Networks has operations in some 150 countries and is headquartered
in Espoo, Finland. It combines Nokia's Networks Business Group
and the carrier related businesses of Siemens Communications.
|| NTT offers a wide variety of system integration
and telecommunications services, focusing on creating unique, cost-efficient
solutions for today's global businesses. NTT's multimedia communications
services are grouped under Arcstar, the brand name that is fast becoming
synonymous with advanced telecommunications technology.
|| Polystar is the premier supplier of Service Assurance, Network Monitoring and Test Solutions to leading telecom operators,
service providers and network equipment manufacturers around the globe. Polystar’s innovative product portfolio supports the complete lifecycle of new
services and technologies—from design, pre-deployment verification and stress-testing, through roll-out, down to network assurance and service management
of in-service mobile, fixed, IP or converged networks. Established in Stockholm in 1983, Polystar has experienced continuous growth, and evolved to a global presence,
serving customers in over 50 countries.
|| RadiSys (Nasdaq: RSYS) is the leading provider
of embedded wireless infrastructure solutions for telecom, aerospace, defense and public safety applications.
Radisys solutions are used in a wide variety of 3G & 4G / LTE mobile network applications including: Radio Access Networks (RAN) solutions from
femtocells to picocells and macrocells, wireless core network applications, Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) and policy management; conferencing and
media services including voice, video and data, as well as customized mobile network applications that support the aerospace, defense and public safety markets.
|| Tekelec is a high-performance network applications
company that is accelerating the transition to IP Multimedia Subsystem
(IMS) networks for service providers around the globe.
|| Tellabs is an industry leader in Smart 4G Packet Core
infrastructure products. Its purpose-built SmartCore platform’s unmatched performance with integrated network intelligence
enables operators to deploy smart HSPA, LTE and WiMAX networks that optimize network resources, deliver new revenue generating
services and monetize the Internet.
|| It's a brand new era in telecommunications.
The unique and complementary strengths of the former Bell Atlantic
and GTE companies have come together to form one of the world's premier
communications companies - Verizon Communications. Bell Atlantic and
GTE customers are now Verizon customers.
|| Vodafone Group Plc provides an extensive
range of mobile telecommunications services, including voice and data
communications, and is the world's largest mobile telecommunications
company, with a significant presence in Continental Europe, the United
Kingdom, the United States and the Far East through the Company's
subsidiary undertakings, associated undertakings and investments.