Korek selects Ericsson for its network field maintenance in Iraq
Published on: 29th Apr 2013
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Iraq based mobile network operator, Korek has awarded a three year managed services contract to Ericsson. Under the terms of the contract, Ericsson will provide provisioning and field maintenance services including day to day services for Korek's network in Baghdad.
Under the new agreement, Ericsson will manage the mobile networ's radio base station (RBS) and microwave sites while finding better efficiencies by focusing on its core activities which include network quality assurance, customer satisfaction as well as business and strategy development.
The agreement marks an extension of a longstanding relationship between Ericsson and Korek, during which they have worked closely on several projects which include the deployment of a billing post-paid system for Korek customers and the preparation of the telecom operator's network for 3G and LTE.
Financial terms were not disclosed.