Towerstream Corp. (NASDAQ: TWER) said it has announced a small cell services teaming agreement with Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) enabling a one-stop solution for carriers to deploy Small Cell wireless infrastructure.
The agreement, which leverages Towerstream´s Fixed Wireless and Small Cell assets (marketed under its HetNets Tower Corp. subsidiary) gives Alcatel-Lucent access to locations and services, including high-capacity backhaul, power, and mounting rights, to instantly meet its customers preferences and technical needs.
Through this agreement, both Alcatel-Lucent and Towerstream will work together to support each other in preparing customer proposals and projects and either can sign up carriers as the general contractor while working with the other on a sub-contractor basis.
Towerstream is a leading 4G and small cell rooftop tower company. The company owns, operates, and leases Wi-Fi and small cell rooftop tower locations to cellular phone operators, tower, Internet and cable companies and hosts a variety of customers on its network. Its website is at www.towerstream.com and on Twitter at @Towerstream.