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Ericsson and Telefonica First to Bring LTE to El Salvador
November 25th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson and Telefonica have announced that they will deploy El Salvador's first LTE network....more

Afrimax-Vodafone Deploys Airspan's LTE Network Architecture in Zambia
November 23rd 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Airspan Networks announced that Afrimax-Vodafone Group has successfully completed the deployment of Airspan's leading LTE-Advanced indoor and outdoor network solutions....more

Far EasTone and Ericsson to Expand Cooperation on 5G and IoT in Taiwan
November 21st 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson has announced the extension of its contract with Far EasTone Telecommunications (FET). ...more

Ericsson Increases SoftBank Data Speeds by 40 Percent in Tokyo Station with Elastic RAN
November 17th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson says that it has successfully completed the first commercial implementation of its Elastic Radio Access Network (RAN) for SoftBank's mobile network in Japan....more

China Mobile and Huawei Launched World's First Commercial Wideband Massive MIMO
November 17th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
China Mobile Shanghai Branch and Huawei jointly deployed the world's first wideband Massive MIMO site. ...more

Ericsson, DOCOMO and Intel to Build 5G Trial Environment
November 16th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson announced an agreement with NTT DOCOMO and Intel to further advance 5G development by building a 5G trial network in various areas of Tokyo, starting in 2017....more

MTN and Huawei Launched the First NB-IoT Solution in Africa
November 16th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
MTN and Huawei jointly launched the Smart Water Metering solution, the first Narrowband Internet of Things (NB-IoT) solution in Africa. ...more

Ooredoo Implements New Ericsson Solution for Charging and Billing Customers
November 15th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ooredoo Group and Ericsson have agreed a five-year contract to implement a revenue management system across the Group's footprint in the Middle East, North Africa and Southeast Asia....more

AT&T and NASA Collaborate on Drone Traffic Management System
November 14th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
In the USA, AT&T and NASA are researching traffic management solutions for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS)....more

Robi Improves Customer Smartphone Experience with Ericsson WCDMA Flow of Users
November 10th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Robi, the third largest operator in Bangladesh, selected Ericsson WCDMA Flow of Users to help serve its rapidly growing base of smartphone customers. ...more

IPass Partners with ER-Telecom to Extend Its Wi-Fi Footprint in Russia
November 10th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Wi-Fi roaming provider, iPass has announced a partnership with Russia's ER-Telecom to give iPass customers access to more than 4,500 new Wi-Fi hotspots...more

Turkcell Selects Ericsson As Long Term Managed Services Partner
November 8th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Turkcell has selected Ericsson as its partner to manage and operate its mobile and fiberoptic fixed network, ...more

SmarTone Extends 4G Coverage to the New MTR Kwun Tong Line Extension
October 31st 2016 - 02:10 GMT
Hong Kong based SmarTone has extended its 4G coverage to the new Kwun Tong Line Extension, covering the new Whampoa and Ho Man Tin stations....more

DragonWave Equipment Selected for Sprint's Network Densification and Optimization Strategy
October 24th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
DragonWave says that Sprint has selected its microwave backhaul equipment for network deployment as part of the company's densification and optimization strategy....more

Telia and Ericsson Demonstrate Record-breaking Speed and Latency in Live 5G Trial
October 20th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Telia and Ericsson has brought 5G technology one step closer to deployment, after conducting outdoor tests on the first 5G trial system in Europe. ...more

Verizon Uses Drones for Site Inspections in Wake of Hurricane Matthew
October 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Verizon is using drones to help with cell site inspections from the air in North Carolina and South Carolina to survey areas impacted by severe flooding from Hurricane Matthew. ...more

Verizon Announces Opportunity for Entrepreneurs to Open Local Specialty Stores
October 11th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
USA based Verizon has launched a new program aimed at providing multicultural entrepreneurs an opportunity to collaborate with Verizon by opening specialty stores throughout the United States....more

Orange and Ericsson Partner for 5G
October 10th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Orange and Ericsson will develop 5G use cases and service scenarios, including technical alignment and external demonstrations. ...more

Optus and Nokia Sign MoU to Collaborate on 5G
October 6th 2016 - 03:30 GMT
Australia's Optus has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Nokia to collaborate on the network evolution to 5G....more

Telus and Huawei Achieve Wireless Download Speeds of Nearly 30 Gbps
October 6th 2016 - 03:15 GMT
Canada's Telus says that it has demonstrated wireless download speeds of nearly 30Gbps, using hardware supplied by Huawei....more

Zong Hits 4G Target Early, Announces More 4G Base Stations
October 5th 2016 - 01:45 GMT
Pakistan based Zong has announced plans to deploy an additional 1,000 LTE enabled base stations by the end of this year,...more

VimpelCom and Cisco Jasper Ink IoT Deal
October 4th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Russia's VimpelCom has selected Cisco Jasper to be the Smart Connectivity management platform across its global network operator properties....more

Vodafone to Shut-Down Its GSM Network
October 3rd 2016 - 08:55 GMT
Vodafone Australia has announced that it will shut-down its legacy GSM network next year due to lack of use by consumers who mainly use 3G and 4G networks now....more

Tampnet Selects Ericsson for LTE and Virtualized Core Network
September 30th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Tampnet has selected Ericsson to upgrade the operator's existing 2G network in the Gulf of Mexico. ...more

T-Mobile and Ericsson Achieve over 12 Gbps on 5G Connection
September 29th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
T-Mobile USA and Ericsson have announced the results of their 5G trial that included a voice call between 4G and 5G networks, using Ericsson's 5G radio prototype system and T-Mobile's LTE network and devices....more

Ericsson Manages Wi-Fi Connectivity for High-speed Trains in Germany
September 28th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Since July 2016, Icomera and Ericsson have been implementing and supporting a mobile Internet connectivity solution onboard 386 of Deutsche Bahn's high-speed ICE trains in Germany...more

Ericsson to Support Asia-Pacific Telecom's 4G Expansion in Taiwan
September 15th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson has been selected to provide equipment and services to help Asia-Pacific Telecom (APT) develop its nationwide 4G LTE network in Taiwan....more

Vodafone Greece Sees 4-Fold Jump in Mobile Data Traffic
September 13th 2016 - 02:00 GMT
Vodafone Greece has reported a four-fold increase in mobile data traffic during this year's summer holiday season compared to last year....more

Cable & Wireless Partners with Ericsson and Cisco to Enhance Its Caribbean IP Networks
September 8th 2016 - 01:20 GMT
Ericsson and Cisco have announced an agreement to supply and install IP networks for C&W Communications, which operates the retail brand Flow, in three Caribbean markets....more

Telenet Turns to ZTE to Transform BASE Network in Belgium
September 7th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
ZTE has announced the signing of a network modernization deal with Telenet, the largest provider of cable broadband services in Belgium. ...more

Sprint and Nokia Kick-Off Three-Channel Carrier Aggregation LTE Plus Deployment
September 5th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
USA based Sprint and Nokia have kicked-off the launch of three-channel carrier aggregation in Kansas City's LTE Plus Network with a live demonstration at Kauffman Stadium....more

Slovak Telekom Demonstrates Gigabit-class LTE Solution Using Ericsson Technology
August 24th 2016 - 01:25 GMT
Ericsson and Slovak Telekom have successfully demonstrated an over-the-air LTE Advanced solution with data speeds up to 900Mbps....more

IPass Extends Partnership With Deutsche Telekom to Offer Wi-Fi on 12 Airlines
August 19th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Wi-Fi service provider, iPass has extended the term of its partnership with Deutsche Telekom to offer inflight Wi-Fi access to iPass customers on 12 international airlines....more

Sprint Demonstrates Three-Channel Carrier Aggregation Reaching 295Mbps
August 16th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
USA based Sprint says that it reached peak speeds of 295 Mbps in three-channel carrier aggregation lab tests using the HTC 10, one of the first devices on the market to support the functionality....more

Vodafone and Huawei Deploy World's First Commercial DB-HSDPA Solution
August 15th 2016 - 01:40 GMT
Huawei and Vodafone Spain have completed the world's first commercial implementation of dual-band High Speed Downlink Packet Access (DB-HSDPA) technology. ...more

Singtel and Ericsson First to Showcase 5G in Southeast Asia
August 8th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
Singtel, Ericsson, 5g...more

XL Axiata Selects Ericsson to Boost Indoor User Experience
August 5th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson has been selected by XL Axiata to deploy an LTE and 3G/WCDMA indoor small cell solution based on the Ericsson Radio Dot System and Ericsson Micro Remote Radio Unit (mRRU)....more

Ericsson and China Telecom Sign MoU on IoT Cooperation
August 4th 2016 - 01:00 GMT
Ericsson and China Telecom have signed a MoU to jointly build global Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity and offer one-stop global IoT connectivity service...more

Vodafone Czech Republic Launched VoLTE and Wi-Fi Calling with Ericsson
July 29th 2016 - 01:55 GMT
Vodafone Czech Republic has chosen Ericsson as supplier for a full-scale upgrade of the operator's core network and has launched VoLTE and Wi-Fi calling....more

O3b Supports Digicel Launch of LTE Service in Samoa
July 27th 2016 - 01:30 GMT
O3b Networks says that it is supporting Digicel Samoa's LTE services by providing core connectivity services to Digicel Samoa through its satellite network....more