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Revenue Anticipation Note (RAN)

A short-term municipal debt issue that will be repaid with anticipated revenues, such as sales taxes, from the project.

Revenue Anticipation Note

A municipal bond, with a maturity of one year or less, that is repaid to bondholders with expected revenues from the project the RAN intends to finance. For example, a city may issue an RAN to finance improvements to the local museum. It expects to be able to pay back the bond with money raised on increased ticket sales at the museum after improvements are completed.

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Company included in an annual award list for its innovative approach to converting Radio Access Networks into computing and storage clouds
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The VoLGA Forum seeks to enable mobile operators to deliver voice and messaging services over upcoming LTE radio access networks using the same core networks they use today to support voice services on 2G/GSM and 3G/UMTS radio access networks.
TECORE provides complete end-to-end wireless networks comprised of SoftMSC-based network subsystems, advanced radio access networks featuring CoreCell([TM]) base stations offerings and a comprehensive suite of professional services.
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