9 Short Stories About the Mobile Networks
Russia's MegaFon and Grand Service Express have signed an agreement on Wi-Fi access to the Internet for passengers in Grand Express trains between Moscow and St Petersburg.
Bulgaria's Vivacom says that it will have deployed over 4,000 Wi-Fi hotspots by the end of 2013. The company currently has around 3,000 hotspots across the country.
Saudi Arabia's Mobily says that its LTE coverage is now available in 31 cities.
Switzerland's Swisscom has selected the Matrixx Charging Engine for real-time rating, charging and balance management for its mobile subscribers.
Philippines based Smart says it has made the country's first VoLTE test call.
USA based MVNO, Step Up Mobile has ordered cloud-based billing and customer care solution from Redknee.
Trinidad & Tobago based TSTT says that it has deployed 43 Wi-Fi hotspots across the islands while it upgrades some 400 cell sites for HSPA+ services.
Tanzania's Airtel has deployed its first solar-powered base station, in Kimande Village.
UAE based Etisalat has said that just a third of its 1.5 million prepay customers have registered their SIM cards ahead of a 16th October deadline.