Vivo Brazil Teams Up with Ceragon to Expand Nationwide LTE Deployment
Published on: 23rd Jul 2013
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Vivo, a subsidiary of Telefonica Brazil, has selected Ceragon as its wireless backhaul partner for the next phase of its nationwide LTE network. With orders valued at over USD6 million, Ceragon is supplying Vivo with a range of short haul solutions based on its FibeAir family of products as well as a full range of turnkey services.
"After years of working with Ceragon's solutions, we are convinced that Ceragon has the expertise, reach and technological vision to meet Vivo's target to achieve full LTE coverage before the World Cup in 2014," said Leonardo Capdeville, Network Director at Vivo.
The current agreement is in addition to Ceragon's global partnership with Telefonica. Ceragon is currently active in Telefonica deployments in 6 countries in Central and Latin America.