Ericsson Supplies LTE Network to Costa Rica
Published on: 24th Jul 2014
Ericsson says that it had been selected by Claro as the sole supplier of the operator's LTE network in Costa Rica.
Ericsson's full LTE solution will include several core and radio access infrastructure products such as Mobility Management Entity, Home Subscriber Server, the RBS 6000 family, and microwave transmission using the LTE-proven MINI-LINK TN, as well as services and consulting for spectrum refarming, equipment roll-out, systems integration and optimization, in addition to support for field operations, maintenance and the back office.
Claro has already launched the LTE network, which uses the 1800MHz band.
The América Móvil subsidiary is offering LTE internet access in some Costa Rican cantons such as La Uruca, Santa Ana, Escazú (San José) and partially in Heredia and Alajuela provinces.
Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.