Press Release

Qualcomm CDMA University Offers 3G CDMA2000 and WCDMA (UMTS) Course Training on DVD-ROM

Oct 2, 2003SAN DIEGO

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Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), pioneer and world leader of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) digital wireless technology, today announced the availability of third-generation (3G) CDMA2000 and WCDMA (UMTS) training courses on DVD-ROM format, which are being offered by Qualcomm's CDMA University, the technical training group of the Company. Offered individually or as a complete set of six DVDs, the instructional courses cover all operating modes of CDMA, including CDMA2000 1X and WCDMA (UMTS), and are designed to help wireless professionals gain a better understanding of CDMA technology, its optimum design, and how it operates in real-world networks.

"Qualcomm's CDMA University is pleased to offer the most popular CDMA courses in a convenient and economical package that is aimed to educate wireless professionals," said Thom Erickson, senior director of product management for Qualcomm. "CDMA network operators will strongly benefit from the complete set of DVDs as it provides them substantial cost and time savings by eliminating travel time since participants will now have the option to take the sessions at their own leisure."

The complete CDMA2000 DVD course, filmed during live classes and taught by CDMA experts, is available individually or in six sessions and includes the following course titles:

  • CDMA2000 1X Series (RC1&RC2, Rel 0, Rel A)
  • CDMA2000 Network Planning
  • CDMA2000 Voice Network Optimization
  • CDMA2000 Wireless Internet Optimization
  • CDMA Repeater Design&Deployment
  • 3G Standards: UMTS/WCDMA&CDMA2000

For more information please visit the CDMA University home page:

Qualcomm Incorporated ( is a leader in developing and delivering innovative digital wireless communications products and services based on the Company's CDMA digital technology. Headquartered in San Diego, Calif., Qualcomm is included in theS&P500 Index and is a 2003 FORTUNE 500® company traded on The Nasdaq Stock Market® under the ticker symbol QCOM.

Except for the historical information contained herein, this news release contains forward-looking statements that are subject to risks and uncertainties, including the Company's ability to successfully design and have manufactured significant quantities of CDMA components on a timely and profitable basis, the extent and speed to which CDMA is deployed, change in economic conditions of the various markets the Company serves, as well as the other risks detailed from time to time in the Company's SEC reports, including the report on Form 10-K for the year ended September 30, 2002, and most recent Form 10-Q.


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