On the telecom side, I would point to the fact that we have about 55% share of the broadband business in our ILEC territories. That’s very different than the other ILECs around the United States, which has typically a 40% share compared to cable, 60%. So again, I attribute that to the fact that we’re delivering an outstanding experience to our telecom customers.In terms of priorities for 2012, we are here in 2012, so let's talk a little bit about those. In terms of priorities at U.S. Cellular, clearly one of the biggest priorities is rolling out LTE to our first markets. We’ll be rolling out in about 24 markets this year; 1,250 cell sites, about 25% of our total customer base will be covered by LTE. And then we will be embarking on Phase II of LTE before this year concludes. So, this is a big year in terms of LTE rollouts for us at U.S. Cellular.
Telephone And Data Systems/US Cellular's CEO Presents At Citi Entertainment, Media And Telecommunications Conference (Transcript)
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